Chris Prosinski

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Chris Prosinski
No. 31 Chicago Bears
Position: Safety
Personal information
Date of birth: (1987-04-28) April 28, 1987 (age 29)
Place of birth: Newcastle, Wyoming
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight: 213 lb (97 kg)
Career information
High school: Buffalo (WY)
College: Wyoming
NFL Draft: 2011 / Round: 4 / Pick: 121
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
  • Second-team All-Mountain West honors (2009, 2010)
Career NFL statistics as of 2016
Total tackles: 156
Sacks: 1.0
Interceptions: 1
Pass deflections: 7
Forced Fumbles: 1
Player stats at NFL.com

Chris Prosinski (born April 28, 1987) is an American football safety for the Chicago Bears of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at the University of Wyoming.

College career[edit]

Prosinski was a senior captain at the University of Wyoming. He was voted Second Team All-Mountain West Conference at the conclusion of the 2009 and 2010 seasons.[1]

Professional career[edit]

Jacksonville Jaguars[edit]

The Jacksonville Jaguars selected Prosinski with a fourth round pick in the 2011 NFL Draft.

Prosinski was waived/injured on September 23, 2014.

Philadelphia Eagles[edit]

Prosinski was signed by the Philadelphia Eagles on November 3, 2014. He took the roster spot of DeMeco Ryans, who had suffered a season-ending injury one day earlier.[2]

Chicago Bears[edit]

Prosinski was signed by the Chicago Bears on September 29, 2015.[3] Prosinski recorded his first career sack against the Denver Broncos on November 22, 2015.[4]

On March 25, 2016, Prosinski signed a one-year contract with the Chicago Bears worth $840,000. His base salary is $760,000 and his guaranteed signing bonus was $80,000. [5][6]

On March 20, 2017, Prosinski re-signed with the Bears.[7]

Personal life[edit]

He attended Buffalo High School in Buffalo, Wyoming. On June 27, 2015, Prosinski married Miss Wyoming 2012, Lexie Madden.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.cbssports.com/nfl/draft/players/1116187
  2. ^ https://twitter.com/Jeff_McLane/status/529394913247780864
  3. ^ "Chicago Bears sign former Wyoming safety Chris Prosinski". Casper Star-Tribune Online. Retrieved 2015-12-28. 
  4. ^ "Prosinski making most of his chances". www.chicagobears.com. Retrieved 2015-12-28. 
  5. ^ "Bears retain safety Chris Prosinski". www.chicagobears.com. Retrieved 2016-03-26. 
  6. ^ Spotrac.com. "Chris Prosinski". Spotrac.com. Retrieved 2016-03-26. 
  7. ^ Mayer, Larry (March 20, 2017). "Bears re-sign Prosinski to one-year deal". ChicagoBears.com. 

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