With a chance to get a potential difference-making defender with the No. 3 overall pick in the NFL draft, the Bears instead went for a quarterback.
In a bold move, the Bears traded up to the second pick to draft Mitch Trubisky.
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The Titans gave quarterback Marcus Mariota a playmaking receiver by selecting Western Michigan’s Corey Davis.
The Bears traded up to draft second.
Cleveland ranked 31st defensively last season and the Browns were 30th in sacks with 26.
Jon Lester, who pitched for two of Theo Epstein’s three championship teams, said the Cubs president ranks among the top three baseball execs all-time.