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A beefier Tarik Cohen and fond memories among Bears’ mini camp storylines

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Cohen certainly doesn’t lack confidence, as he noted this week. We discuss his improvements and go through Bears’ draft ideals on the latest WCG Radio.

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Part of what makes Tarik Cohen a special player is that he always believes he’s the most talented player on the field. That despite his size at 5-foot-6, he strives to be the game breaker most athletes only wish they could be. “I’m the biggest guy in the room, no matter what room I go in,” exemplifies Cohen’s mentality through his own words at this week’s veteran mini camp at Halas Hall.

On a fresh WCG Radio, 247 Sports’ Matt Eurich helps me break down Cohen’s improvements from his rookie season, decipher the Bears’ prospect visit list as it pertains to the 2018 NFL Draft, and look back on better days with Devin Hester and Matt Forte.

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On this episode of WCG Radio

Matt Eurich helps break down Bears’ veteran mini camp storylines, discusses Chicago’s prospect visit list, and more.

  • The refreshing Matt Nagy: how starkly different he already is from previous Bears coaches
  • A beefier Cohen and his confidence
  • Akiem Hicks espousing about Chicago’s “elite” defense: they still have much to improve upon
  • Going through the Bears’ prospect visit list and what it means for draft plans: a sneaky Ryan Pace
  • Favorites for Chicago at No. 8 overall. Spoiler alert: potential abound!
  • Top sleepers and fits for the Bears as the draft plays out
  • Devin Hester and Matt Forte’s retirement: remembering the good ol’ days
  • The horror, the literal horror, of “A Quiet Place.”

Robert Zeglinski is the Bears beat writer for The Rock River Times, an editor for Windy City Gridiron and Inside The Pylon, and is a contributor to Pro Football Weekly and The Athletic Chicago. You can follow him on Twitter @RobertZeglinski.