The Onside Kick: Chicago Bears’ Gabe Carimi Trade Breakdown

Jun 11, 2013; Lake Forest, IL, USA; Chicago Bears head coach Marc Trestman during minicamp at Halas Hall. Mandatory Credit: David Banks-USA TODAY Sports

The Chicago Bears said their good-byes to two players from their roster this past week. First, they traded first round draft pick Gabe Carimi to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday for a sixth round pick. Then, they cut fullback Evan Rodriguez on Monday after Rodriguez was arrested twice this offseason.

Ricky Widmer and Mark Weber discuss the recent offseason moves by the Chicago Bears. They breakdown the good-byes to Gabe Carimi and Evan Rodriguez. The guys discuss why the Bears might have decided to trade Carimi at this point of the offseason and what kind of a role Gabe Carimi will play with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

They also look at the recent free agent signings  of Devin Aromashodu, Jerrell Jackson, and Sedrick Ellis by the Chicago Bears.

Other topics include:

  • Victor Cruz signing his one-year tender with the New York Giants
  • Tim Tebow signing with the New England Patriots
  • Jason Kidd becoming the head coach of the Brooklyn Nets
  • NBA Finals

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Topics: Chicago Bears, Football, Gabe Carimi, Nfl

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