Cheta Ozougwu, last year's Mr. Irrelevant, proved his value to the Bears as a situational pass…
Ozougwu may finally get the call
Chicago Bears DE Cheta Ozougwu is ready to make his mark in the NFL. Drafted last year by the Houston Texans as Mr. Irrelevant, the last overall selection in the draft, Ozougwu has patiently bided his time with the Bears. After securing a roster spot, due to a strong preseason in which he led the team in sacks, Ozougwu has not yet this season cracked Chicago's active roster on game day. Yet that may all change due to the concussion sustained by Shea McClellin last week, which will keep him out of Monday night's contest against the San Francisco 49ers. The team will be down a defensive end, making Ozougwu the likeliest candidate to take McClellin's place. While Ozougwu is excited about the possibility of playing, he had hoped to earn playing time due to his abilities, not as a sub for an injured teammate. "I wish Shea all the best," Ozougwu said today. "It's got to be difficult for Shea going around Halas Hall in street clothes while the rest of us are suiting up for...
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