Chicago draft sees no major issues, draws thousands of fans

The NFL’s first-ever two-site draft encountered few glitches, bringing in tens of thousands of fans and giving the NFL plenty to think about regarding future locations of its spring ritual.
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Medill Draftcast

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Goodell speaks at Medill

The City

Chicago draft experience 'what the city needs'

Chicago hosted the NFL Draft for the first time since 1963, and a Medill survey found attendees unanimously enjoyed the experience.

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The Bears

Bears welcome Kevin White Chicago-style

Thousands of Bears fans endured temperatures in the 40s to give the team’s newest player a proper Chicago welcome.

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The Prospects

Northwestern's Campbell, Siemian drafted

Ibraheim Campbell, a four-year starter at safety for Northwestern, was chosen by the Cleveland Browns in the fourth round of the 2015 NFL Draft with the 115th overall pick. Wildcats' Quarterback Trevor Siemian was selected in the seventh round by the Denver Broncos.

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The Fans

NFL Draft Town consumes Grant Park

A carnival-like atmosphere marked the first-ever NFL Draft Town held in Chicago’s Grant Park.

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Previewing The Draft

Dynasties, character among top story lines

Take a look at nine story lines to watch Thursday through Saturday at the NFL Draft in Chicago.

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