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Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Bears 7-round Mock Draft 5.0

The Chicago Bears had a strong class of picks under GM Ryan Pace's first draft last year.  Who will the Bears pick in the 2016 NFL Draft?

With the aid of the site First-Pick.com, here is our mock draft 5.0 from March 26, 2016.

FIRST ROUND:

Carson Wentz, QB (North Dakota State)



SECOND ROUND:

Robert Nkemdiche, DT/DE (Ole Miss)



THIRD ROUND:

Vernon Butler, DT (Louisiana Tech)



FOURTH ROUND:

DJ White, FS (Georgia Tech)



FOURTH ROUND:

Keanu Neal, FS (Florida)



FIFTH ROUND:

Shawn Oakman, DE (Baylor)



SIXTH ROUND:

Keith Marshall, RB (Georgia)



SIXTH ROUND:

Daryl Worley, CB (West Virginia)



SEVENTH ROUND:

Wendell Smallwood, RB (West Virginia)


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Sunday, March 27, 2016

Podcast: Blackhawks start a winning streak, the Bulls suck, MLB opening day is near, NFL Draft

We talk about the Blackhawks breaking their losing streak and where they stand on the eve of the playoffs.  We rip into the Bulls for their horrid play.  We discuss the Bears continued offseason plan.  And we talk about the Giants/Cubs brouhaha,  And we break down the safeties of the NFL draft.  All of this and more on this episode of Bill Swerski's Sports Talk Chicago.
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Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Check out former Chicago Bear Israel Idonije's comic book


Read the bio about Athlita Comics, founded by Israel Idonije:

Our Story
Athlitacomics was started by NFL Player Israel Idonije to unite, entertain, and engage both comic enthusiasts and sports fans. We are the first company to offer a high-level blend of professional athletics and super-heroic mythology. Athlitacomics creates and develops unique comic content, comic properties, and related merchandise in the merged niche market of comics and sports.
What We Do
We do comics! In development are many of our creator-owned projects as well as custom, work-for-hire projects. Our current Athlitacomics branded rollout includesThe Protectors and Sports Heroes.
The Protectors is a comic book series about a chosen group of athletes who learn they are gifted with more than elite athletic ability. It is an epic adventure perfectly uniting sports action with classic superhero excitement. The first story arc consists of issues #’s 1-5.
Sports Heroes showcase the extraordinary capabilities of top professional athletes through the platform of comic artistry. Sports Heroes capture the elite abilities that make our favorite athletes “larger than life” – their speed, strength, power, and acuity. Our Quarterback series is currently available with much more to come!
Our team has a strong background in and a passion for sports and comics. We are thrilled to share our amazing art and incredible stories, and we look forward to sharing upcoming news of Athlitacomics’ ventures and partnerships.
See more at ATHLITACOMICS.com




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Podcast: special guest Israel Idonije, Bennett traded, Adam Laroche, NFL draft

We have former Chicago Bears defensive lineman, Israel Idonije on the show.  We talk Bulls shooting themselves in the foot, Martellus Bennett getting traded, the Blackhawks woes, kids in the clubhouse drama on the White Sox, and we break down the guards of the NFL draft.  All of this and more on this episode of Bill Swerski's Sports Talk Chicago.
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Check out Israel's comic company here: athlitacomics.com/


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Thursday, March 17, 2016

Bears 7-round Mock Draft 4.0

The Chicago Bears had a strong class of picks under GM Ryan Pace's first draft last year.  Who will the Bears pick in the 2016 NFL Draft?

With the aid of the site First-Pick.com, here is our mock draft 4.0 from March 13, 2016.

FIRST ROUND:

Ronnie Stanley, OT (Notre Dame)



SECOND ROUND:

Connor Cook, QB (Michigan State)



THIRD ROUND:

Maurice Canady, CB (Virginia)



FOURTH ROUND:

TJ Green, FS (Clemson)



FIFTH ROUND:

Bralon Addison, WR (Oregon)



SIXTH ROUND:

Kevin Peterson, CB (Oklahoma State)



SIXTH ROUND:

Daryl Worley, CB (West Virginia)



SIXTH ROUND:

Aziz Shittu, DE (Stanford)



SEVENTH ROUND:

Victor Ochi, OLB (Stony Brook)


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Swerski's NCAA bracket

You asked and you shall receive.  Here is my 2016 NCAA Bracket.  It probably stinks, but it's fun, right?

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Sunday, March 13, 2016

Podcast: Bears Free Agency, Mock Draft 4.0, and ILB Draft Preview

NFL free agency has opened in full effect.  We discuss the impact of the moves the Bears have made.  We also have our Bears mock draft 4.0. And we break down the top inside linebackers in the NFL draft.  All of this and more on this episode of Bill Swerski's Sports Talk Chicago.
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Sunday, March 6, 2016

Bears 7-round Mock Draft 3.0

The Chicago Bears had a strong class of picks under GM Ryan Pace's first draft last year.  Who will the Bears pick in the 2016 NFL Draft?

With the aid of the site First-Pick.com, here is our mock draft 3.0 from March 6, 2016.

FIRST ROUND:

Myles Jack, LB (UCLA)



SECOND ROUND:

Darian Thompson, FS (Boise State)



THIRD ROUND:

Sheldon Rankins, DT (Louisville)



FOURTH ROUND:

Maurice Canady, CB (Virginia)



FIFTH ROUND:

CJ Prosise, RB (Notre Dame)



SIXTH ROUND:

Blake Martinez, LB (Stanford)



SIXTH ROUND:

Tavon Young, CB (Temple)



SIXTH ROUND:

Jordan Payton, WR (UCLA)



SEVENTH ROUND:

Aziz Shittu, DE (Stanford)


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Podcast: Why the Blackhawks will win the Stanley Cup, The Bulls Stink, Bears Free Agency, and TEs in the draft

The Bulls stink.  Plain and Simple.  We talk about how bad the stench of their stink is.  We talk about why the Blackhawks will and won't win the Stanley Cup.  Bears head into free agency. And we break down the top Tight Ends in the NFL draft.  All of this and more on this episode of Bill Swerski's Sports Talk Chicago.
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