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In a move that surprised no one, the Bears released Frank Omiyale today. The oft-ridiculed Gate 68 was a high priced free agent in 2009 that moved around from tackle to guard to tackle. Current Bears GM Phil Emery was working in Atlanta as their director of college scouting when Omiyale was drafted by the Falcons.

In other Bears news the Anthony Adams release became official today, after the jump we’ll highlight a bit of the Chicago Tribune’s article

Here’s Emery on the moves:

“Cuts are never easy, but are a part of the evaluation process,” Bears general manager Phil Emery said in a statement. “We appreciate all that Anthony and Frank gave the Bears organization both on and off the field during their time in Chicago. We wish them the best moving forward.”


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