Despite being the last Bears draft pick to sign, Hardin is likely the most eager to get on the field. The third-round pick missed the entirety of his senior year with the Oregon St. Beavers after suffering a critical shoulder injury. In his shortened college career, Hardin collected 8 pass deflections, 1 interception and 105 tackles.
Most NFL teams take several weeks -- if not several months -- to sign their entire draft class, but the Bears organization has long been one of the fastest organizations to get its rookies under contract.
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