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Draft Prospects: DE (Rounds 1-3)

Many assume DE to be a position of strength for the Bears but in reality, Chicago needs edge rushers as badly as anyone else. With that in mind, we break down the early round DEs in this year's draft.

The Chicago Bears had quality depth at the defensive end position last season. Julius Peppers made his eighth Pro Bowl, Corey Wootton emerged as a starter and Israel Idonije was arguably the most consistent player at the position. On top of that, the Bears still have high hopes for last year's first-round selection Shea McClellin. Considering that solid core, many believe the depth at defensive...

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