Aaron Lynch
Aaron Lynch
26-Year-Old LinebackerLB
Chicago Bears
Questionable
Injury Shoulder
2019 Fantasy Outlook
There was no outlook written for Aaron Lynch in 2019. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.
$Signed a one-year contract with the Bears in April of 2019.
Dealing with shoulder injury
LBChicago Bears
Shoulder
August 11, 2019
Lynch missed Sunday's practice with a shoulder injury, Jeff Dickerson of ESPN.com reports.
ANALYSIS
It's unclear when Lynch sustained the injury, although he didn't play in Thursday's preseason opener against Carolina and was unable to practice Saturday. It's also unknown how severe the injury is. Kylie Fitts and James Vaughters will likely take the additional reps at outside linebacker in practice as long as Lynch is sidelined.
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Snap Distribution / Depth Chart
Chicago BearsBears 2018 LB Snap Distribution See more data like this
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817
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354
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111
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Measurables Review View College Player Page
How do Aaron Lynch's measurables compare to other linebackers?
This section compares his draft workout metrics with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average.
Height
6' 6"
 
Weight
270 lbs
 
40-Yard Dash
4.76 sec
 
Bench Press
18 reps
 
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September 8, 2016
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Team Previews: San Francisco 49ers
July 28, 2016
Josh Fathollahi previews the upcoming 49ers season under new head coach Chip Kelly.
Post-Combine Mock Draft: Three Rounds
February 28, 2014
An explosive showing at the Combine, including a 134-inch broad jump and 41.5-inch vertical, could keep Lache Seastrunk in the 2nd round.
Final Pre-Combine Mock: Three Rounds
February 20, 2014
The Combine is about to hit full speed, but here's one last look at the landscape before the shakeups happen.
Past Fantasy Outlooks
2016
2015
2014
2013
The pass-rush specialist was expected to start this season after posting 38 tackles and 6.5 sacks in a limited role last year. A four-game suspension for abusing the league's substance abuse policy has derailed that plan. It is unclear what the 49ers' linebacker situation will look like when he returns in week 5, but he should still be used in a role that will allow him to accrue sacks down the stretch.
Lynch proved to be a diamond in rough for the 49ers last season, collecting 23 tackles and 6.0 sacks as a pass-rush specialist. With the release of Aldon Smith, Lynch will assume Smith's role as a pass-rushing linebacker. He may not be on the field for as many snaps as Smith was receiving, but he will be used enough to accumulate a decent amount of sacks this season.
Lynch is a pass-rush specialist whose chances of making the team rely on whether or not Aldon Smith receives a suspension.
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Participating in offseason program
LBChicago Bears
July 12, 2019
Lynch (elbow) participated in June minicamp, Larry Mayer of the Bears' official site reports.
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Re-signs with Chicago
LBChicago Bears
Elbow
April 1, 2019
Lynch (elbow) signed a one-year contract with the Bears on Monday.
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Won't require surgery
LBChicago Bears
Elbow
January 30, 2019
Lynch (elbow) said he won't require offseason surgery, Chris Emma of 670 The Score Chicago reports.
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Records three sacks
LBChicago Bears
Elbow
January 18, 2019
Lynch (elbow) had 16 tackles (13 solo), three sacks and an interception over 13 games in 2018.
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Listed as doubtful
LBChicago Bears
Elbow
January 4, 2019
Lynch (elbow) is officially listed as doubtful for Sunday's wild-card game against the Eagles.
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