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Ozougwu may finally get the call

DE Cheta Ozougwu (Joe Robbins/Getty)

With defensive end Shea McClellin already ruled out for Monday Night Football this week, second-year DE Cheta Ozougwu could see his first NFL game action against the San Francisco 49ers.

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... Recommended Stories

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