NFL Draft primer: Schedule, Bears' selections, 670 The Score coverage & more


(670 The Score) The NFL Draft gets started Thursday evening, and as is often the case, the quarterback position is a hot topic surrounding the Bears. Before the big event gets going, here’s a one-stop shop for the logistics, details surrounding the Bears’ selections, 670 The Score’s coverage and more.

NFL Draft schedule
Round 1: Thursday, 7 p.m. CT
Rounds 2-3: Friday, 6 p.m. CT
Rounds 4-7: Saturday, 11 a.m. CT

Teams have 10 minutes to make a pick in the first round and seven minutes to make a selection in the second round. They then have five minutes to make picks in the third, fourth, fifth and sixth rounds before having four minutes in the seventh round. The draft will be televised on ABC, ESPN and the NFL Network.

Bears’ selections
Round 1, No. 20 overall
Round 2, No. 52 overall
Round 3, No. 83 overall
Round 5, No. 164 overall
Round 6, No. 204 overall
Round 6, No. 208 overall (from Seahawks via Dolphins)
Round 6, No. 221 overall (compensatory)
Round 6, No. 228 overall (compensatory)

670 coverage
Online, we’ll have live updates and coverage of the Bears in the NFL Draft all weekend at Our on-air coverage of the NFL Draft can be found in a few different places over the course of the weekend.