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Chicago Bears place Sam Acho on IR, sign Bryan Witzmann

Chicago Bears place Sam Acho on IR, sign Bryan Witzmann

With the Chicago Bears back at practice this week following their bye, they made a move to shore up their 53-man roster by signing offensive lineman Bryan Witzmann. The addition of Witzmann came after they placed outside linebacker Sam Acho on injured reserve with a torn pectoral muscle. Acho has seen his time on defense decrease with the addition of All-World pas rusher Khalil Mack and a healthy Aaron Lynch, but Acho’s presence will be missed in the third phase. Throughout his time in Chicago he has been a stellar performer on special teams. Witzmann has been bouncing around the league...
FOX Sports Oct 8, 2018

Bears place backup linebacker Acho on IR, sign OL Witzmann

The Chicago Bears have placed backup linebacker Sam Acho on injured reserve because of a torn pectoral muscle and signed offensive lineman Bryan Witzmann
Windy City Gridiron Oct 2, 2018
The Bear’s Den, October 2, 2018

The Bear’s Den, October 2, 2018

Fallout abounds following the Bears blowout win over Tampa Bay BEAR DOWN, CHICAGO BEARS, BEAR DOWN!!!! BEARRRSSSS Finley: Jordan Howard or Tarik Cohen? Coach says Bears’ RB usage will change ‘by game’ - Sun Times - Matt Nagy entered the season saying Jordan Howard would be a three-down back. It’s clear, after Sunday, though, that it depends on the opponent. Finley: Bears lose OLB Sam Acho for the season with a torn pec - Sun Times - Bears outside linebacker Sam Acho tore his left pectoral muscle Sunday and will miss the rest of the season, coach Matt Nagy said Monday. Potash: Bears...
Chicago Tribune Oct 1, 2018

Bears linebacker Sam Acho out for season with torn pectoral muscle

Bears outside linebacker Sam Acho is out for the season with a torn pectoral muscle, coach Matt Nagy said Monday at Halas Hall. Acho was injured in the first half of Sunday’s 48-10 victory over the Buccaneers at Soldier Field. He played in four games this season, totaling one tackle. The Bears...
Windy City Gridiron Oct 1, 2018
Bears linebacker Sam Acho out for the year

Bears linebacker Sam Acho out for the year

The eight-year veteran suffered a season-ending injury against the Buccaneers on Sunday. Chicago Bears head coach Matt Nagy announced on Monday that outside linebacker Sam Acho will miss the rest of season after suffering a torn pectoral on Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Acho, 30, is in his fourth season with the Bears. Through four games this season, the Texas alumnus only has one tackle. He held a much bigger role in 2017, when he started in 12 games and tallied three sacks.. Acho has served as a valuable special teams player and a rotational pass rusher since he joined the...

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