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Cheta Ozougwu

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Bears | Two moves made

Sat, 16 Nov 2013 12:09:29 -0800

The Chicago Bears promoted DE Cheta Ozougwu to the active roster and cut LB Larry Grant.

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Bears | Shea McClellin doubtful

Fri, 08 Nov 2013 11:44:30 -0800

Chicago Bears DE Shea McClellin (hamstring) did not practice Friday, Nov. 8, and is listed as doubtful for Week 8 after tweaking his hamstring in practice Thursday, Nov. 7. McClellin had three sacks and was named NFC Defensive Player of the Week in Week 9 against the Green Bay Packers. DE David Bass will likely play in McClellin's spot, and the team could promote DE Cheta Ozougwu from the practice squad to the active roster. DE Cornelius Washington is another option.

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Bears | Roster moves made

Sun, 01 Sep 2013 17:12:24 -0700

The Chicago Bears claimed DE David Bass (Raiders) off waivers from the Oakland Raiders Sunday, Sept. 1, and placed DE Cheta Ozougwu on waivers in the corresponding move. Ozougwu has practice squad eligibility if he goes unclaimed the team wants him back.

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Bears | Three back at practice

Mon, 26 Aug 2013 21:56:28 -0700

Chicago Bears LS Patrick Mannelly (rib), DE Cheta Ozougwu (hamstring) and FB Harvey Unga (ribs) were each able to return to practice Monday, Aug. 26.

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Bears | Several missing from practice

Tue, 20 Aug 2013 09:29:26 -0700

Chicago Bears WR Earl Bennett (concussion), QB Matt Blanchard (hand), DT Corvey Irvin (ankle), LS Patrick Mannelly (rib), DT Henry Melton (concussion), DE Cheta Ozougwu (hamstring)and FB Harvey Unga (rib) each missed practice Monday, Aug. 19.

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Bears | Jermon Bushrod has mild strain

Mon, 29 Jul 2013 10:06:14 -0700

Chicago Bears OT Jermon Bushrod (calf) is only dealing with a mild right calf strain. He was replaced in practice Monday, July 29, by OT Jonathan Scott. DE Cheta Ozougwu (hamstring) was also held out.

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Bears | Two sitting

Mon, 29 Jul 2013 08:11:05 -0700

Chicago Bears OT Jermon Bushrod (calf) and DE Cheta Ozougwu (hamstring) are out of practice Monday, July 29, and are day to day.

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Bears | Cheta Ozougwu signed

Wed, 02 Jan 2013 10:16:43 -0800

The Chicago Bears have re-signed DE Cheta Ozougwu to a future contract. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Bears | One elevated, one dropped

Fri, 28 Dec 2012 17:38:17 -0800

The Chicago Bears promoted RB Harvey Unga from the practice squad to the active roster Friday, Dec. 28, and they waived DE Cheta Ozougwu in the corresponding move.

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Bears | Week 16 Inactives

Sun, 23 Dec 2012 12:13:51 -0800

The Chicago Bears have declared LB Blake Costanzo, LB Brian Urlacher, DL Cheta Ozougwu, WR Dane Sanzenbacher, DL Henry Melton, OT Jonathan Scott, QB Josh McCown inactive for Week 16.

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Bears | Week 13 Inactives

Sun, 02 Dec 2012 08:39:28 -0800

The Chicago Bears have declared WR Alshon Jeffery, DL Cheta Ozougwu, OG Chris Spencer, CB D.J. Moore, WR Devin Hester, QB Josh McCown, DL Matt Toeaina inactive for Week 13.

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Bears | Week 12 Inactives

Sun, 25 Nov 2012 08:43:43 -0800

The Chicago Bears have declared WR Alshon Jeffery, DL Amobi Okoye, DL Cheta Ozougwu, WR Dane Sanzenbacher, OT James Brown, QB Josh McCown, DL Matt Toeaina inactive for Week 12.

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Bears | Week 11 Inactives

Mon, 19 Nov 2012 17:32:11 -0800

The Chicago Bears have declared DL Cheta Ozougwu, CB D.J. Moore, WR Dane Sanzenbacher, C Edwin Williams, QB Jay Cutler, DL Matt Toeaina, DL Shea McClellin inactive for Week 11.

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Bears | Shea McClellin's status unknown

Wed, 14 Nov 2012 16:54:35 -0800

It's unknown if Chicago Bears DE Shea McClellin (concussion) will be able to play in Week 11 against the San Francisco 49ers. If he can't play, DEs Cheta Ozougwu could fill in, as he's been impressive in practices. DT Henry Melton is another option, but the Bears prefer not to move him outside.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Chicago Tribune - Vaughn McClure

Bears | Week 10 Inactives

Sun, 11 Nov 2012 16:12:18 -0800

The Chicago Bears have declared WR Alshon Jeffery, DL Amobi Okoye, TE Brody Eldridge, DL Cheta Ozougwu, WR Dane Sanzenbacher, C Edwin Williams, DL Matt Toeaina inactive for Week 10.

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Bears | Week 9 Inactives

Sun, 04 Nov 2012 08:40:28 -0800

The Chicago Bears have declared WR Alshon Jeffery, DL Amobi Okoye, TE Brody Eldridge, DL Cheta Ozougwu, WR Dane Sanzenbacher, C Edwin Williams, DL Matt Toeaina inactive for Week 9.

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Bears | Week 8 Inactives

Sun, 28 Oct 2012 08:46:31 -0700

The Chicago Bears have declared WR Alshon Jeffery, DL Amobi Okoye, TE Brody Eldridge, DL Cheta Ozougwu, WR Dane Sanzenbacher, C Edwin Williams, DL Matt Toeaina inactive for Week 8.

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Bears | Week 7 Inactives

Mon, 22 Oct 2012 16:33:12 -0700

The Chicago Bears have declared WR Alshon Jeffery, TE Brody Eldridge, DL Cheta Ozougwu, C Edwin Williams, DL Matt Toeaina, DL Nate Collins, CB Sherrick McManis inactive for Week 7.

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Bears | Week 5 Inactives

Sun, 07 Oct 2012 11:37:07 -0700

The Chicago Bears have declared DL Cheta Ozougwu, OG Chris Williams, WR Earl Bennett, C Edwin Williams, FB Evan Rodriguez, RB Kahlil Bell, DL Nate Collins inactive for Week 5.

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Bears | Week 4 Inactives

Mon, 01 Oct 2012 16:14:02 -0700

The Chicago Bears have declared DL Cheta Ozougwu, OG Chris Williams, WR Earl Bennett, C Edwin Williams, FB Evan Rodriguez, DL Matt Toeaina, DL Nate Collins inactive for Week 4.

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Bears | Week 3 Inactives

Sun, 23 Sep 2012 08:49:56 -0700

The Chicago Bears have declared DL Cheta Ozougwu, WR Dane Sanzenbacher, C Edwin Williams, OT Jonathan Scott, RB Matt Forte, DL Matt Toeaina, DL Nate Collins inactive for Week 3.

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Bears | Week 1 Inactives

Sun, 09 Sep 2012 08:51:36 -0700

The Chicago Bears have declared DL Amobi Okoye, DL Cheta Ozougwu, WR Dane Sanzenbacher, C Edwin Williams, FS Jeremy Jones, PK Ryan Quigley inactive for Week 1.

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Bears | Three players signed

Fri, 11 May 2012 11:23:35 -0700

The Chicago Bears have signed free-agent DE Cheta Ozougwu (Texans) and DTs John McCargo (Buccaneers) and DeMario Pressley (Panthers) to one-year deals. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ChicagoBears.com - Larry Mayer

Texans | Make moves to get to 52 players

Sat, 03 Sep 2011 14:16:21 -0700

The Houston Texans have released S Shiloh Keo, LB Xavier Adibi, P Brad Maynard, TE Anthony Hill, WRs Trindon Holliday and Dorin Dickerson, DT Damione Lewis, C Howard Barbieri, LS Scott Albritton, LBs Mister Alexander, Steven Friday, Stanford Keglar, and Matt Marcorelle, DEs Scooter Berry and John Graves, S Quintin Demps, OG Andrew Gardner, and OT Pete Hendrickson. The team waived WR Jeff Maehl, DT Guy Miller, FB Zach Pauga, OT Cole Pemberton, WR Derrick Townsel, C Cody Wallace, RB Javarris Williams, RB Chris Ogbonnaya and S Torri Williams. The team has also waived injured LB Cheta Ozougwu (concussion) and WR Terrence Toliver (undisclosed).

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Texans | Cheta Ozougwu dealing with concussion

Wed, 17 Aug 2011 22:24:08 -0700

Houston Texans LB Cheta Ozougwu (concussion) was sidelined from practice Wednesday, Aug. 17, due to concussion. However, head coach Gary Kubiak said that Mr. Irrelevant from the 2011 NFL Draft is "doing great" and will be back on the practice field Thursday, Aug. 18.

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Texans | Mr. Irrelevant, Cheta Ozougwu signs

Sun, 31 Jul 2011 22:47:44 -0700

The Houston Texans announced the signing of LB Cheta Ozougwu Sunday, July 31. He was the last pick of the 2011 NFL Draft.

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Texans | Cheta Ozougwu is 2011 Mr. Irrelevant

Sat, 30 Apr 2011 21:21:36 -0700

The Houston Texans added LB Cheta Ozougwu with the 254th and final pick of the 2011 NFL Draft, making him the now famous Mr. Irrelevant selection. Ozougwu is expected to compete for a roster spot as an outside linebacker.

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Ravens | Worked out Cheta Ozougwu

Mon, 11 Apr 2011 09:34:45 -0700

The Baltimore Ravens recently worked out Rice LB Cheta Ozougwu, a source told FOXSports.com's Adam Caplan.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: FOXSports.com - Adam Caplan