Simmons was listed at 6’5”, 315 pounds in college, and he played both tackle and guard during his career at the NCAA Division I Football Championship school. He played in the Hula Bowl All-Star game in January and his play in 2019 landed him a spot on the All-Ohio Valley Conference First-Team.
Bears fans may recognize the college he plays for as the alma mater of Hall Of Famer Richard Dent.
For more on the Bears two seventh round offensive linemen, check out Robert Schmitz’s Bear With Me Podcast where he’s joined by our Lead Draft Analyst Jacob Infante.
Here are the results for the Bears in the 2020 NFL Draft:
Friday, April 24
2nd Round, Pick 11, 43rd overall (From the Raiders): Cole Kmet, TE, Notre Dame
2nd Round, Pick 18, 50th overall: Jaylon Johnson, CB, Utah
Saturday, April 25
5th Round, Pick 155 overall (From Minnesota): Trevis Gipson, EDGE, Tulsa
5th Round, Pick 163 overall: Kindle Vildor, CB, Georgia Southern
5th Round, 173 overall (From Philadelphia): Darnell Mooney, WR, Tulane
7th Round, 226 overall (From the Raiders): Arlington Hambright, OL, Colorado
7th Round, 227 overall (From the Eagles): Lachavious Simmons, OL, Tennessee State Tigers
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