Ogunleye named NFC Defensive Player of the Week

Published September 11, 2008 in News and Rumors

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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