Player Bio

Ego Ferguson
DT #95
Height:
6
Weight:
309
Age:
22
College:
LSU
Hometown:
Miami, FL
Experience:
R

Quick Stats (2014 PRE):

TCKL
5
SCK
0.0
FF
0
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Biography

Spent the first three years of high school in Maryland before transferring to Hargrave Military Academy as a senior. Redshirted in 2010. Spent his first two seasons at LSU backing up Eagles 2013 third-rounder Bennie Logan. Saw action in 13 games in '11 and managed 13 tackles, one-half tackle for loss and zero sacks with one batted pass.
Spent the first three years of high school in Maryland before transferring to Hargrave Military Academy as a senior. Redshirted in 2010. Spent his first two seasons at LSU backing up Eagles 2013 third-rounder Bennie Logan. Saw action in 13 games in '11 and managed 13 tackles, one-half tackle for loss and zero sacks with one batted pass. Did not play against Mississippi State. Came off the bench again in '12 and posted 14-1-0 with a pass batted down in 13 contests. Moved into the starting lineup in '13, logging 58-3.5-1 with three batted passes in 12 starts at defensive tackle. Was not allowed to travel to Tampa for the Outback Bowl for medical reasons. Did not work out at the NFL Scouting Combine because of a right ankle injury (medical exclusion).

Strengths: Good size, foot speed, balance and athletic ability. Flashes the ability to stack, locate and shed. Bends his knees, redirects efficiently and has good range for a 300-pounder -- flows well laterally. Nice closing speed. Had disruptive potential.

Recent Articles

Recent Videos

  • ITB: Players support school fair

    Posted Aug 26, 2014

    Bears players stop by the annual Back to School Fair hosted by Bears Care on the campus of Olivet Nazarene University. The annual event helps students prepare for a successful school year.

  • Ferguson, Sutton develop bond

    Posted Jul 21, 2014

    Rookie defensive tackles Ego Ferguson and Will Sutton have bonded since joining the Bears in May.

  • ITB: Rookies help build homes

    Posted Jul 2, 2014

    The 2014 rookie class isn't wasting any time getting out and volunteering in the community. The rookies were recently in downtown Chicago to help build homes for Habitat for Humanity.

  • Inside Rookie Minicamp: Episode 1

    Posted Jun 11, 2014

    Take a look behind-the-scenes as the rookies arrive at Halas Hall to begin their journey towards becoming a Chicago Bear on episode one of Inside Rookie Minicamp.