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Long wait over for Collins

DT Nate Collins (Jonathan Collins/Getty)

Chicago Bears defensive tackle Nate Collins was activated Sunday for the first time this season in place of Amobi Okoye. Was this a one-time change or a long-term switch?

The Chicago Bears re-signed defensive tackle Amobi Okoye a week before the 2012 season started. Playing with the team last season, Okoye racked up 4.0 sacks. Combined with fellow DT Henry Melton's 7.0 sacks, the duo's 11.0 sacks were most by a defensive tackle combo since 1995. Yet Okoye has been a disappointment so far this season. In five games, Okoye has just six tackles and one sack, which... Recommended Stories

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