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The Price Isn't Always Right

DT Brian Price (Kirby Lee/USP)

Despite Brian Price's $510,000 cap hit, and the wasted seventh rounder the team spent to acquire him, GM Phil Emery had no qualms about cutting a player that didn't pan out.

The Chicago Bears tried in vain to bring back defensive tackle Amobi Okoye this past offseason. Chicago signed Okoye, a former 10th overall draft pick in 2007, to a one-year deal in 2011 free agency. He picked up 4.0 sacks last season and proved a very capable backup to Henry Melton at the club's 3-technique position. Melton and Okoye combined for 11.0 sacks in 2011, the most by a Chicago... Recommended Stories