2012 NFL Draft: Chicago Bears Select Boise State LB Shea McClellin 19th Overall

With the 19th pick in the 2012 NFL draft, the Chicago Bears selected Boise State Broncos defensive end/outside linebacker Shea McClellin. McClellin is the eighth-rated defensive end in the draft, according to Mocking The Draft's rankings. He is a high-motor pass-rusher that improved each season as a three-year starter for Boise St.


NFL Draft Tracker via Sports Illustrated

According to Mocking The Draft’s scouting report on McClellin, he is a relentless pass rusher, plays with a high motor and is an ideal fit to attack off the edge in a 3-4 scheme. The Bears' next pick is the 50th overall pick in the second round, which they could potentially use on a pass rusher, offensive lineman or wide receiver.

For more on the 2012 NFL Draft, visit SB Nation Chicago's storystream. For a complete list of 2012 NFL Draft results (hyperlinked) as they happen, visit SBNation.com. For more on McClellin, head over to Boise State Broncos blog One Bronco Nation Under God. For more on the NFL Draft, stick with SB Nation NFL and Mocking the Draft.

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