Chicago Bears Draft Scout: Sam Hubbard

COLUMBUS, OH - OCTOBER 7: Sam Hubbard /
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Fit for Chicago Bears?

Hubbard did not provide much of a threat when dropping into coverage. That is what makes him a questionable fit with the Chicago Bears. With Leonard Floyd in the mix, being elite in pass coverage is not the most important aspect

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of a prospect. However, to have no ability in space limits what the team wants to do in terms of scheme. That, along with the high ability to provide a strong return make him a questionable fit. There is the chance that in the best player available scenario in the later to middle rounds, he could be a fit. However, it is unlikely for a known Ohio State defensive lineman to fall that far.

Given the scheme fit, the lack of upside, and the price attached to him, Hubbard does not quite feel like a fit. It would be a surprise to see the Chicago Bears wind up with Sam Hubbard, the defensive end out of Ohio State.