Ryan Pace

Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson
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Chris Emma
May 11, 2020 - 5:56 pm
Before the Bears selected quarterback Mitchell Trubisky at No. 2 overall in the 2017 NFL Draft, they conducted a long process to reach their decision. It's a decision that has come back into the spotlight after Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson claimed the Bears never spoke with him in that pre-...
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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 - 9:47 pm
Before the Bears ever went on the clock in the NFL Draft this week, general manager Ryan Pace proclaimed he would be willing to draft a quarterback if that was the best player available. That also explained why the Bears didn't select a quarterback with any of their seven draft picks or pounce on...
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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, right
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Chris Emma
April 25, 2020 - 12:30 am
The tight end position in Bears coach Matt Nagy's offense is designed to be a mismatch in coverage that dictates what a defense needs to do. It was with that as context that the Bears made Notre Dame tight end Cole Kmet the 43rd overall selection in the second round of the NFL Draft on Friday...
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Alabama cornerback Trevon Diggs
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Chris Emma
April 22, 2020 - 11:50 am
As the Bears aim for their defense to return to its dominant form of two years ago after a step back in 2019, there are a couple key voids to fill. The most notable is at cornerback.
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