Bears don't get any compensatory picks

Updated: March 25, 2011, 9:56 PM ET
By Michael C. Wright | ESPNChicago.com

The NFL announced it awarded 32 compensatory picks to 23 teams for the NFL draft in April, but the Chicago Bears weren't one of the teams given extra selections.

According to league rules, a team losing more or better compensatory free agents than it acquires in the previous year is eligible to receive compensatory draft picks. The number of picks a team is allotted equals the net loss of its compensatory free agents, up to a maximum of four. The 32 compensatory picks announced Friday supplement ...

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