Ogunleye named NFC Defensive Player of the Week

September 11th, 2008 - 9:19 am

Bears defensive end Adewale Ogunleye was named NFC Defensive Player of the Week for Week 1 of the NFL season.  Ogunleye recorded 6 tackles — including three for a loss — against Indianapolis Sunday night, none more important than his tackle of Colts’ running back Joseph Addai in the end zone that resulted in a safety.  Ogunleye also stopped Dominic Rhodes in the backfield on a fourth down try in the fourth quarter.

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