The 2014 draft has brought with it a considerably higher level of one important element for a football team than either of GM Phil Emery’s previous two:
Jordan Lynch is staying in Chicago.
After the standout Northern Illinois product was not selected during this weekend's NFL Draft, Lynch tweeted this after the final pick:
Charles Leno Jr. (OL), Boise State
Running back has been a devalued position for some organizations based on changes in the game.
After a defensive blitz the first two days of the 2014 draft — a cornerback and two tackles — general manager Phil Emery tilted the selections toward other phases of the game,