The Chicago Bears were perhaps the most overachieving team in the NFL in 2010. But despite their NFC Championship Game appearance, even casual fans knew they had at least one glaring need—the porous offensive line.
Other needs included replacing departed vets at defensive tackle, and adding more options for Jay Cutler in the pass game. Coming in with only six picks, the Bears would need to be careful and crafty to fill in the gaps and enter 2011 as a more complete Super Bowl contender.
Careful and crafty? We ended up with something more like myopic, risky and possibly stupid. The Bears failed at the draft game again, this year for three straight days! They even managed to screw up when it wasn’t their turn to pick. Let’s go to the tape.