NFL linebacker who became a leader for the Chicago Bears and helped the team reach the Super Bowl in 2006. He was selected to 7 straight Pro Bowls from 2005 to 2011.
He dominated on the defensive side for the University of Arizona while playing college football.
He signed a $36 million contract to stay with the Bears in 2008.
He married his high school sweetheart, Raye Dawn Smith, in 2000. He and Raye have a daughter.
He and Devin Hester were two of the key components of the Bears 2006 NFC Championship run.