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Saints sign NT Tyrone Ezell and LB Marcus Thompson

The Saints made a couple of roster moves to their 90 man team yesterday as they prepare for camp, which starts tomorrow. The new additions are nose tackle Tyrone Ezell and linebacker Marcus Thompson, and they released NT Moses McCray and LB Cheta Ozougwu. All four players are undrafted rookie free agents, so the odds for the two newest guys to make the squad are long. The Saints...
Via The Saints Nation
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Saints Place NT John Jenkins & DE Cheta Ozougwu On PUP List

  The New Orleans Saints placed NT John Jenkins and DE Cheta Ozougwu on the physically unable to perform list on Monday. Jenkins, 25, missed all of OTAs after he underwent surgery on his pectorals this offseason. The expectation is for the Saints to have Jenkins back at practice at some point during training camp. Ozougwu, 25, joined the Saints after being waived by the Bears back in May.  
Via NFL Trade Rumors
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Saints sign four after rookie minicamp tryouts

The Saints signed four players who were in their rookie minicamp on a tryout basis, including a former Mr. Irrelevant. The Saints signed former Bears outside linebacker Cheta Ozougwu (the final pick of the 2011 Draft by the Texans), wide receiver Steve Hull, running back Derrick Strozier and offensive lineman Thomas Welch. They also waived/non-football illness nose tackle Brandon...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Saints Reportedly Signing Veteran DE/OLB Cheta Ozougwu

  According to ESPN’s Adam Caplan, the Saints are signing veteran DE/OLB Cheta Ozougwu to a contract. Ozougwu, 25, was waived by the Chicago Bears a little over a month ago. He is known for being “Mr. Irrelevant” 2011 when the Texans used the final pick of the seventh round on him. He appeared in seven games for Chicago last year and totaled three tackles, one sack and...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears Waive DE Cheta Ozougwu

  The Chicago Bears announced Tuesday that they have waived DE Cheta Ozougwu. LM: #Bears have waived DE Cheta Ozougwu; had 1 sack in 7 games in 2013. — Chicago Bears (@ChicagoBears) April 15, 2014 Ozougwu, 25, is known for being “Mr. Irrelevant” 2011 when the Texans used the final pick of the seventh round on him. He appeared in seven games for Chicago last year and totaled...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears claim Bass; waive Ozougwu

The Chicago Bears have claimed defensive end David Bass of waivers and waived defensive end Cheta Ozougwu.
Via chi.scout.com
September 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Ozougwu too good for Bears to cut

Cheta Ozougwu, last year’s Mr. Irrelevant, proved his value to the Bears as a situational pass rusher during the preseason, showing great burst off the edge and leading the club in sacks.
Via chi.scout.com
September 02, 2012  |  Discuss
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