Chicago Bears Awarded Third-Round Draft Pick and 2 Seventh Rounders

By NFLSportChannel

Published: March 23, 2009

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... Awarded a 3rd Rounder and Two 7th Rounders

Today the Bears were handed a third-round pick (the 99th) and two seventh rounders in this years NFL Draft.

The Bears' picks in the seventh round are as follows:

37th pick, 246 overall
42nd pick, 251 overall

Jerry Angelo has landed Alex Brown, Nate Vasher and Kyle Orton all in the third round. Not bad, considering Jerry Angelo's struggles as GM.

Compensatory picks are handed out each year to teams for their net loss in free agency.

The Bears lost Bernard Berrian (Minnesota), tight end John Gilmore (Tampa Bay) and special teamer Brendon Ayanbadejo (Baltimore) as unrestricted free agents a year ago. ...

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