27-Year-Old Defensive Tackle – Free Agent
2013 Fantasy Football Outlook
Melton parlayed a breakout six-sack, 44-tackle campaign into a franchise tender, earning him a lucrative one-year, $8.5 million deal. It's unclear how much room for growth he has, but with 13 sacks ov...
2013 ADP: –
Henry Melton Contract Information:
Signed a one-year, $8.5 million contract with the Bears in July 2013.
The Bears would like to re-sign Melton, who is working his way back from a torn ACL, ESPN.com reports. "We do want to bring back Henry and we'll work through that process," GM Phil Emery said Thursday. "He's made progress. He's made positive progress."
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.
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Henry Melton: Past News Updates ( ▲ View most recent update )
Exclusive Fantasy Analysis (FREE PREVIEW)With Melton done for the season, look for Nate Collins to take over his DT slot next to Stephen Paea for now, though rookie Zach Minter could also get a chance to help fill in for Melton.
RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks
The sky continues to be the limit for Melton, as the coaching staff cannot stop singing his praises. While he did seem to disappear at times last year, a full offseason can only further his development this year.
Melton showed impressive flashes in 2010 giving the Bears high hopes for the new season. Consequently, Melton is lining up as the starting under tackle for Bears during camp, a position which the team is suddenly very deep at.