Jaylon Johnson

Jaylon Johnson
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Chris Emma
June 24, 2020 - 10:27 am
Inside the Bears' locker room, no player is revered for his preparation quite like cornerback Kyle Fuller, who's constantly watching his iPad to study the tendencies of quarterbacks and receivers and searching for tells in opponents' schemes.
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Utah cornerback Jaylon Johnson
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Chris Emma
June 19, 2020 - 9:52 am
When Bears secondary coach Deshea Townsend gets his defensive backs on the field for the first time, competition will be the theme. The Bears have two starting spots up for grabs in the secondary, one at safety and one at cornerback.
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Jaylon Johnson
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Chris Emma
April 29, 2020 - 12:46 pm
So long as star pass rusher Khalil Mack is under contract, the Bears have the potential to be a dominant defense. It's something general manager Ryan Pace doesn't take for granted. It's with that as context that the Bears coveted cornerback Jaylon Johnson in the second round of the NFL Draft last...
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Utah cornerback Jaylon Johnson
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McNeil & Parkins Show
April 27, 2020 - 3:54 pm
The Bears landed Utah cornerback Jaylon Johnson with the No. 50 overall pick in the second round of the NFL Draft on Friday evening thanks in part to an unexpected drop related to his inury history. Johnson had right shoulder surgery in March to repair a torn labrum that he played through last...
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Bears general manager Ryan Pace
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David Haugh
April 26, 2020 - 5:36 pm
Fair or not, Ryan Pace earned the skepticism surrounding the draft this year because of a hit rate with first-round picks that places him below the Mendoza Line of NFL general managers. But you can’t miss on a first-rounder without selecting one, so, in a way, the football gods smiled on Pace with...
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Bears general manager Ryan Pace
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Chris Emma
April 25, 2020 - 6:33 pm
The Bears completed their sixth draft under the direction of general manager Ryan Pace without any drama Saturday. The Bears made seven selections over the past three days, addressing voids with the headlining selections of tight end Cole Kmet and cornerback Jaylon Johnson in the second round.
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Notre Dame tight end Cole Kmet
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Dan Bernstein
April 25, 2020 - 10:32 am
Just as so many of us are biding time revisiting favorite movies, baking our own bread or gorging on macaroni and cheese, there's nothing at all wrong with the similarly satisfying way Bears general manager Ryan Pace approached his two second-round draft picks Friday night.
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