Impending free agent defensive tackle
“Henry’s from Dallas, he played for [Marinelli], obviously there would be interest from Henry’s side, but who knows at this point?” Woy said.
In his recovery from a torn ACL, Melton has begun running and is expected to be ready around training camp, Woy said. Melton had 15.5 sacks in a three-year span under Marinelli. The Bears have said they want to re-sign Melton.
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Melton tore his ACL in Week 3 and was sorely missed by Chicago. He had 13 sacks and two forced fumbles over the previous two seasons.
Dr. James Andrews will perform the surgery for Melton.
"I feel like I might be even more explosive," Melton said of his recovery from the injury. "Everyone has kept my spirits up."
Melton has already been placed on season-ending injured reserve. The injury was suffered Week 3.
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