Bears are trading the No. 1 pick to Panthers for massive haul

The Chicago Bears are trading the No. 1 pick in the 2023 NFL Draft to the Carolina Panthers, according to multiple NFL insiders.

The Bears are landing a massive haul from the Panthers, including multiple first-round picks and a big-name wide receiver. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Bears are getting Nos. 9 and 61 in 2023, as well as a first rounder in 2024 and a second rounder in 2025. They also acquire wide receiver DJ Moore.

Bears general manager Ryan Poles indicated that a trade could be coming before free agency, and now we know why. Chicago acquires a top tier wide receiver in Moore for quarterback Justin Fields.

More to come.

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Story originally appeared on Bears Wire