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Camp Chat: LB Michael Okwo

Okwo primarily played in a 3-4 while at Stanford

Although his chance to compete for playing time at linebacker probably disappeared when Lance Briggs decided to end his holdout, rookie linebacker Michael Okwo is one of GM Jerry Angelo's favorites. Okwo spent some time with BearReport.com after Saturday's morning session and talked about the Stanford experience, adjusting to the 4-3 defense, and what he's learned in training camp already.

John Crist: You got a late start on the offseason program because you were finishing up your degree at Stanford. Did you feel a little bit behind once you finally made it to Chicago? Michael Okwo: Yeah, I felt like I had a lot of mental reps to catch up on. I think when you don't get to be out here with the guys and actually put it into your body everything that you learn in the playbook, you don...

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