Bears cut defensive end Cheta Ozougwu

The Chicago Bears have released defensive end Cheta Ozougwu.

A 6-foot-2, 255-pouder from Rice, Ozoughwu played in nine games over the past two seasons with four tackles, one sack, one tackle for loss and five special-teams tackles.

Last year, he played in the final seven games and had one tackle, one sack and one forced fumble.

He was picked by the Houston Texans in the seventh round of the 2011 NFL draft out of Rice.

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Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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