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Bears #45 Pick Adam Shaheen TE

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Bears #45 Pick Adam Shaheen TE 

Post#1 » by chitownsports4ever » Sat Apr 29, 2017 1:26 am

Bears trade back again and take

Adam Shaheen TE Div 2


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Re: Bears #45 Pick Adam Shaheen 

Post#2 » by RedBulls23 » Sat Apr 29, 2017 8:45 am

Apparently his nickname is Baby Gronk.
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Re: Bears #45 Pick Adam Shaheen 

Post#3 » by heir_jordan22 » Sat Apr 29, 2017 1:02 pm

Almost 280 pounds and such a fluid athlete. He moves like a 235 pound guy. I'm excited to see how this works out. Looks like we got our big target receiver

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Re: Bears #45 Pick Adam Shaheen 

Post#4 » by fleet » Sat Apr 29, 2017 1:43 pm

Great move., and got extra picks Ialso like the way Pace drafts for upside , and projection, not just floor based production.

*Dont take that as an endorsement of Pace. But he is doing a great job in this draft
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Re: Bears #45 Pick Adam Shaheen 

Post#5 » by clancyphile » Sat Apr 29, 2017 3:33 pm

heir_jordan22 wrote:Almost 280 pounds and such a fluid athlete. He moves like a 235 pound guy. I'm excited to see how this works out. Looks like we got our big target receiver

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If he and Trubisky are able to sync up... :D

I think you have to look at a total draft class - and this has just given the Bears an excellent H-Back option/2nd TE. I'd hate to be the slot corner or safety who has to cover this guy.
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Re: Bears #45 Pick Adam Shaheen 

Post#6 » by Chi town » Sat Apr 29, 2017 4:31 pm

I like him. Gives us a mismatch and safety outlet for Trub.
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Re: Bears #45 Pick Adam Shaheen TE 

Post#7 » by City of Trees » Tue May 2, 2017 6:36 am

Just heard an interview with Jason La Canfora... he says Shaheen was only 6'4" 200lbs when he was a walk on converting to TE.

Freshman yr he was the teams No. 3 tight end. Caught 2 passes for 85 yards. First year ever playing TE.

Sophomore yr he was the starting tight end. Caught 70 passes for 803 yds and 10 TD' s.

Junior yr caught 57 passes for 867 and 16 TD' s.





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Post#8 » by heir_jordan22 » Tue May 2, 2017 4:58 pm

City of Trees wrote:Just heard an interview with Jason La Canfora... he says Shaheen was only 6'4" 200lbs when he was a walk on converting to TE.

Freshman yr he was the teams No. 3 tight end. Caught 2 passes for 85 yards. First year ever playing TE.

Sophomore yr he was the starting tight end. Caught 70 passes for 803 yds and 10 TD' s.

Junior yr caught 57 passes for 867 and 16 TD' s.





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That's ridiculous. I'm excited to see how he competes. I really like Braunecker too. They're very similar except Braunecker is shorter but faster. Good young tight ends on the roster.

Moving forward, a trio of Shaheen as your primary tight end, Sims as your blocking tight end, and Braunecker as your H-back type tight end - excellent combo.

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Re: Bears #45 Pick Adam Shaheen TE 

Post#9 » by Axxo » Fri Aug 11, 2017 12:43 am

Looks like a D3 player....
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Re: Bears #45 Pick Adam Shaheen TE 

Post#10 » by Chi town » Fri Aug 11, 2017 1:43 pm

Kid has alot to learn but he will be a mismatch every game. He will be a stud in the red zone too.

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