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Ryan Pace taking odd risk with defensive end Ray McDonald

Ryan Pace taking odd risk with defensive end Ray McDonald

PHOENIX — It's not surprising Ryan Pace is willing to take a risk, but the timing just might be. The Bears are taking a gamble with veteran defensive end Ray McDonald, who knows new coordinator Vic Fangio's defensive scheme very well, but had his name lumped together with those of Ray Rice and Adrian Peterson last season. The 49ers rung up McDonald on strike three in December for a "pattern of poor behavior," releasing him in Week 16 just hours after San Jose police identified him as the subject of a sexual assault investigation. McDonald has three run-ins with the law in the last 10 months and remains under investigation for the December incident. While Pace...

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