Bears’ Roquan Smith Cries After Learning Team Traded Teammate Robert Quinn During Emotional Press Conference

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Bears’ Roquan Smith didn’t take the news of Robert Quinn getting traded very lightly.

According to’s Ian Rapoport, Quinn was traded to the Eagles for a fourth-round pick.

The Chicago Bears are trading pass rusher Robert Quinn to the undefeated Philadelphia Eagles in exchange for a fourth-round pick, NFL Network Insiders Ian Rapoport and Mike Garafolo reported Wednesday.

Smith was in the middle of talking to the press when he learned the news and got extremely emotional. Smith fought back tears while praising Quinn.

“I have a great deal of respect for that guy. … Damn. Crazy.”

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