Chicago Bears Take Airese Currie

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CLEMSON –The Chicago Bears selected former Clemson wide receiver Airese Currie with the 5th pick of the fifth round (#140 overall). Currie was the 20th wide receiver taken in the NFL Draft.

Currie led the ACC in receptions and reception yards per game last season. Currie was the first Clemson player to lead the ACC in receptions per game since Perry Tuttle in 1980.

Other Tigers that are available to be selected on the second day of the Draft include:

Defensive Lineman Eric Coleman

Tight End Ben Hall

Offensive Lineman Cedric Johnson

Safety Travis Pugh

Current Clemson Players Drafted

Player			Team			Rd
Justin Miller, CB	New York Jets		2nd
Leroy Hill, LB		Seattle Seahawks	3rd
Airese Currie, WR	Chicago Bears		5th

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