PRO CAREER: Appeared in 69 games with 14 starts over five seasons with the Jacksonville Jaguars (2011-14), Philadelphia Eagles (2014) and Chicago Bears (2015), collecting 105 tackles, 1 sack, 1 TFL, 1 interception, 1 forced fumble and 6 pass breakups... On special teams has recorded 36 tackles and 2 fumble recoveries.
CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the 4th round (121st overall) of the 2011 NFL Draft... Signed with the Jaguars (7/28/11)... Waived by Jacksonville (9/26/14)... Signed with the Philadelphia Eagles (11/3/14)... Waived by the Eagles (9/5/15)... Signed by the Chicago Bears (9/29/15)... Re-signed with Chicago (3/25/16). SIGNED through 2016
2015 SEASON: Appeared in 13 contests (Games 4-16) making 5 starts (Games 10-14) recording 32 defensive tackles, 1 sack, 1 forced fumble recovered by Chicago's defense, 9 special teams stops (3rd on the team) and 1 opponent fumble recovery on a muffed punt... Recorded first NFL sack in Game 10 vs. Denver and first career forced fumble a game later at Green Bay. GAMES PLAYED-STARTED: 13-5
PREVIOUS SEASONS: 2014 - Saw action in 11 games with the Eagles (8) and Jaguars (3)... Totaled 2 tackles and 1 TFL on defense and added 10 tackles on special teams. 2013 – Appeared in 16 games with 1 start for the Jaguars, notching 7 defensive tackles, 2 PBUs and 9 STTs. 2012 – Started 7-of-16 games in his second season in Jacksonville, collecting a career-high 50 defensive stops, 1 INT and 4 PBUs... Added 3 STTs. 2011 – Appeared in 13 games with 1 start as a rookie for Jacksonville... Totaled 14 tackles on defense and 5 on special teams.
COLLEGE: Appeared in 49 career games for Wyoming, tallying 373 tackles, including 4 TFLs, 21 PBUs, 5 interceptions and 1 fumble recovery which he returned 98 yards for a TD... 373 tackles rank 4th all-time in school annals.
PERSONAL: Played quarterback for at Buffalo (WY) H.S., where he helped lead the team to back-to-back Wyoming 4A State titles as a junior and senior... Two-time All-State selection and was named Wyoming's Offensive Player of the Year by the Casper Star-Tribune... Also competed in track and field, winning the state championship in the long jump as a junior and the individual state championship in the 110 hurdles and 100m dash as a senior... An All-State basketball player for his father, Paul, who was Buffalo's head basketball coach, and led the team to a 3A State Championship as a senior, earning player of the game honors in the victory... Achieved a perfect 4.0 GPA in high school and was presented with the 2006 Milward Simpson Athlete of the Year Award, an annual honor given to the most outstanding male and female senior athlete in Wyoming.
The Bears on Friday brought back one of their own free agents, agreeing to a one-year contract with veteran safety Chris Prosinski.
Signed by the Bears primarily to shore up their special teams-unit, safety Chris Prosinski also is contributing on defense in place of injured veteran Antrel Rolle.
Bears safety Chris Prosinski rushes for the first down on a fake punt and a direct snap against the Washington Redskins in Week 16.
Things heat up as Spice Adams and Bears defensive back Chris Prosinski sweat through a session of hot yoga.
Safety Chris Prosinski speaks with the media Monday at Halas Hall.