Samuel Onyedikachi Acho was born on 6 September, 1988. He is a Nigerian-American football outside linebacker for the Chicago Bears of the National Football League (NFL). Acho attended St. Mark’s School in Dallas, Texas.He played college football at the University of Texas. He was selected by the Arizona Cardinals in the fourth round of the 2011 NFL Draft.
Samuel was selected by the Arizona Cardinals in the fourth round with the 103rd pick overall of the 2011 NFL Draft. In his rookie season as a Cardinal, he made 40 tackles, had seven sacks, and generated four forced fumbles. On April 1, 2015, another signing was that of a one-year deal with the Chicago Bears. During the preseason, he was sidelined for three weeks after suffering from mononucleosis just to mention but a few.