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Sam Acho

26-Year-Old Linebacker – Chicago Bears

2014 Defensive Stats

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31

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1

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1

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0

TD

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2015 Defensive Projections

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2015 Fantasy Football Outlook

Acho inked a one-year deal with the Bears in the offseason after accruing 31 tackles and one sack across 16 games with the Cardinals in 2014. He’ll find himself in a reserve role at outside linebacker...

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2015 ADP:

Bye Week:  7

STATUS:  Probable     INJURY:  Illness
HT: 6' 3"   WT: 257   DOB: 9/6/1988
College: Texas  DRAFTED: 4th Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Sam Acho Contract Information:

Signed a one-year deal with the Bears in April of 2015.

August 31, 2015  –  Sam Acho News

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Acho missed Saturday's preseason loss to the Bengals due to an illness, Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune reports.

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Sam Acho NFL Stats
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  Tackles Defensive Stats Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret
Year Age Team G Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD
2011 22 Ari 16 36 30 6 7 2 0 0 4 1 0 0 0 0
2012 23 Ari 16 44 32 12 4 3 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
2013 24 Ari 3 5 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
2014 25 Ari 16 31 23 8 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Sam Acho – Playing Time Overview

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#2 Outside Linebacker

Snap Count Stats

469

Defensive Snaps in 2014

Sam Acho was on the field for 469 of his team's snaps on defense in 2014.

223

Special Teams Snaps in 2014

Sam Acho was on the field for 223 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2014.

Year Def ST
2012 1003 283
2013 101 60
2014 469 223
Sam Acho 2014 Game Log
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  Snap Count Tackles Defensive Stats Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret
Week Opp Def ST Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD
1 Buf
2 @SF 36 13 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 @NYJ
4 GB
5 @Car 25 30 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 @Atl 44 21 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Mia 34 14 3 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 @NE 65 19 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 @GB 31 13 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Min 15 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 TB 26 8 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 @Det
13 Dal
14 NO
15 Det 5 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 @Min 18 8 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.

Measurables Overview for Sam Acho  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Linebackers
Height:   6' 3"
ABOVE AVERAGE
Weight:   257 lbs
ABOVE AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.68 sec
GOOD
Shuttle Time:   4.32 sec
AVERAGE
Cone Drill:   6.69 sec
ELITE
Arm Length:   33.50 in
ABOVE AVERAGE
Hand Length:   9.75 in
ABOVE AVERAGE
Vertical Jump:   34 in
AVERAGE
Broad Jump:   112 in
WEAK
Bench Press:   23 reps
AVERAGE
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Sam Acho: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Acho recorded an interception and a sack in the Bears' preseason opener against the Dolphins.

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The Bears have signed Acho to a one-year deal, the Chicago Tribune reports.

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Acho has been a force in practice, which coincides with John Abraham's (personal) absence from training camp, the Cardinals' official site reports.

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Acho (leg) practiced with the first-team defense this spring due to John Abraham's excused absence, the Cardinals' official site reports.

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Acho suffered a broken fibula in Sunday's game against the Saints and will be out for the season, the Arizona Republic reports.

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Acho finished 2012 with 48 tackles, four sacks and two forced fumbles.

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Acho finished 2011 with 40 tackles, four forced fumbles, and seven sacks.

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Acho has been impressive down the stretch, tallying five sacks in his past six games.

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Acho was selected 103rd overall by the Cardinals in the 2011 NFL Draft.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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2012

Currently listed as the Cardinals' starting right outside linebacker. He played all 16 games in his rookie season, and recorded 40 tackles (35 solo) to go along with seven sacks and four forced fumbles. He should benefit from a full offseason of work, and will look to improve on his numbers in year two.

2011

Acho will compete for a position at outside linebacker.