Bears counting on Doogie Howser, DT

Amobi Okoye could be just what the doctor ordered for Bears' defensive line

Updated: August 19, 2011, 9:21 AM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

BOURBONNAIS, Ill. -- Amobi Okoye's clock is ticking in more ways than one.

The 24-year-old former first-round pick has already given football four years going on five.

In NFL parlance, he's somewhere between bust and "Just Another Guy" status.

But that's not why his clock is ticking. Like a handful of guys on every team in a diverse league, Okoye has an eye toward the future, and we're not talking about a broadcasting job and a Subway franchise.

"My first goal was ...

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