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(New Mexico)...6'4'', 258...Selected as 9th player overall in 1st round of 2000 NFL Draft by Bears … Named Defensive Rookie of the Year after registering a career-high 8 sacks and two interceptions … Named NFL’s Associated Press Defensive Player of the Year, 2005 after helping Bears lead NFL in fewest points allowed by posting 171 tackles, including 10 tackles for loss, and six sacks … Passionate team leader who helped Bears to win four division titles (2001, 2005-06, 2010) … Made four tackles and recorded two passes defensed in Bears’ 39-14 win in 2006 NFC Championship Game to earn berth in Super Bowl XLI … Registered outstanding performance in 2010 NFC Championship Game with nine tackles, one assist along with a sack and interception returned for 39 yards … Bears’ all-time leading tackler … Led Bears in tackles eight times … Career statistics include 41.5 sacks and 22 interceptions … Scored five career TDs (two interception returns, two fumble recoveries, and one TD reception) … All-Pro five times … Voted to eight Pro Bowls … Named to NFL All-Decade Team of 2000s … Born May 25, 1978 in Pasco, Washington.
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Posted on 22 Apr
Thanks @larryfitzgerald!!! Had fun reuniting with my old teammates @bmarshall @kbfuller17 #bears #fitzsoftball https://t.co/txZS14azfO