Chicago Sun-Times

Top pick Williams to wear No. 74

| 2 Comments | No TrackBacks

Equipment manager Tony Medlin has matched names to numbers.

The team's Web site reveals what jersey numbers the rookies will wear.

Left tackle Chris Williams picks up No. 74, the number formerly worn by Pro Bowl guard Ruben Brown. Williams wore the same number in school.

Running back Matt Forte was given No. 22. He wore 25 at Tulane.

Changes could at the end of the summer when the final roster is set.

No TrackBacks

TrackBack URL:


duce duce, ok maybe you haven't seen south central but maybe this is a good sign ha! really anything is better than benson even a gangsta b-movie from the 90's

LAKE FOREST, Ill. – The Bears have assigned uniform numbers to their draft picks and undrafted free agents as follows:

Draft picks: OT Chris Williams (74), RB Matt Forte (22), WR Earl Bennett (85), DT Marcus Harrison (94), S Craig Steltz (27), CB Zackary Bowman (35), TE Kellen Davis (87), DE Ervin Baldwin (99), G Chester Adams (72o), LB Joey LaRocque (90), OT Kirk Barton (69), WR Marcus Monk (19).

Undrafted free agents: PK Shane Longest (2), QB Caleb Hanie (12), WR Curtis Hamilton (14), QB Nick Hill (17), CB Leslie Majors (46), DB Trey Brown (49), DE Nick Osborn (67), DE Joe Clermond (72d), OT Cody Balogh (79o), DT David Faaeteete (79d).

Some players may change their numbers once the 53-man roster is set.

Leave a comment

Twitter updates


About this Entry

This page contains a single entry by Brad Biggs published on April 30, 2008 5:17 PM.

With the ?? pick in the 2009 draft, the Chicago Bears select ... was the previous entry in this blog.

Boston College G Poles to sign deal if Achilles tendon checks out is the next entry in this blog.

Find recent content on the main index or look in the archives to find all content.