TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS (9-7)
UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: QB Jameis Winston, DL Nadamukong Suh, RB Peyton Barber, WR Breshad Perriman, OLB Sam Acho, DL Beau Allen, S Andrew Adams, T Josh Wells, G...
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills have signed veteran defensive end Sam Acho and released guard Vlad Duccasse.
Acho has eight seasons of NFL experience and spent the past four with...
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears have released linebacker Sam Acho.
An eight-year veteran, Acho made 25 starts in four seasons with the Bears and had four sacks, three pass...
The Bears and their players raised $813,850 in social justice donations, with matching grants.
With money donated primarily by players, and matched by the team and the NFL Foundation, five recipients will benefit.
By the Hand Club for Kids; Kicks 4 the City; SAGA; YWCA Lake County; and My Block, My Hood, My City will each receive separate donations.
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears have placed backup linebacker Sam Acho on injured reserve because of a torn pectoral muscle and signed offensive lineman Bryan Witzmann.
Coach Matt Nagy said last week that Acho will miss the remainder of the season. He was injured against Tampa Bay on Sept. 30.
Witzmann started 13 games for Kansas City last season. He was released by Minnesota on Friday.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Cincinnati Bengals offensive tackle Eric Winston has been unanimously re-elected as president of the NFL players union, earning his third straight three-year term.
Winston, who is scheduled to become a free agent, ran unopposed for the position. The NFLPA Board of Player Representatives announced the result Sunday at the NFLPA's annual meetings.
New York Giants linebacker Mark Herzlich was elected as the union's treasurer.
CHICAGO BEARS (5-11)
UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: CB Kyle Fuller (transition tag), Prince Amukamara, Bryce Callahan and Sherrick McManis; WRs Josh Bellamy, Dontrelle Inman and Kendall Wright; QB Mark Sanchez; RB Benny Cunningham; TE Zach Miller; G Josh Sitton; DE Mitch Unrein; LBs Sam Acho, Lamarr Houston and Christian Jones.
CHICAGO (AP) — Even after a switch in quarterbacks to Mitchell Trubisky, the Chicago Bears continued to lose.
Now 1-4, the Bears also continue to lose players while committing the same mistakes on the field.
Linebacker Willie Young went on injured reserve Tuesday with a triceps injury after missing Monday's 20-17 loss to the Minnesota Vikings.
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears have re-signed linebacker Sam Acho to a one-year contract.
Acho has started 45 of 82 games over six seasons with the Arizona Cardinals (2011-14) and Chicago Bears (2015-16).
Last season with the Bears, Acho had 40 tackles, one sack, one pass breakup, one forced fumble and three tackles for a loss on defense. He also added three tackles on special teams.
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears have re-signed linebacker Sam Acho to a one-year deal.
Acho played in 16 games last season with Chicago, making six starts. He had a sack and a forced fumble. He also played special teams.
The 28-year-old Acho was selected by Arizona in the fourth round of the 2011 draft. He played for the Cardinals for four seasons before signing with the Bears in 2015.