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2012 NFL Free Agency: Bears DT Amobi Okoye To Visit Cincinnati Bengals

The Cincinnati Bengals appear to have an interest in free agent DT Amobi Okoye, reports The Sideline View. The former member of the Chicago Bears may be headed out after a productive season with the Bears defensive line.

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Despite starting only one game in 2011, Okoye played a major role in the Bears' defensive line rotation (playing 55% of defensive snaps, according to The Sideline View) while collecting 4 sacks.

Here is a look at Okoye's stats in 2011:

Sacks Interceptions Tackles
G Sacks YdsL Int Yds IntTD Solo Ast Total
2011 - Amobi Okoye 15 4 42 0 0 0 18 9 27

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