Brandon Marshall was a fourth-round draft choice. Alshon Jeffery and Martellus Bennett were both found in the second round. Green Bay’s Randall Cobb and Jordy Nelson were both second-rounders.
Now that the Class of 2015 has signed their Letters of Intent, we turn the page and look towards the Class of 2016 and beyond.
In the Bears’ 29 previous drafts since winning Super Bowl XX, they’ve had just six Top 10 picks. They’ve batted just .500 in those rare opportunities if you call Curtis Conway (No.
Ohio State lost two quarterbacks — one a preseason Heisman candidate, and the other a strong Heisman challenger in November.
It was a wonder what kind of Nebraska team was going to show up Saturday night, what with head coach Bo Pelini fired weeks ago.