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Bears’ Earl Bennett thinks healing hand will let him play Sunday
suntimes.com Updated Oct 5, 2012
Wide receiver Earl Bennett, who missed Monday night’s game against the Dallas Cowboys with a hand injury, said his gut feeling is he’ll play Sunday at Jacksonville after practicing Friday. He’s listed as questionable. ‘‘It’s feeling a lot bettShare Tweet
Bears’ Matt Forte, Jaguars’ Maurice Jones-Drew have much to chew onsuntimes.com Oct 5, 2012Matt Forte wants you to know something about his good friend Maurice Jones-Drew. ‘‘He’s a cheap guy,’’ Forte said. ‘‘A lot of people don’t know that about Maurice, but he’s a cheapo, a cheapskate.’’ In December 2008, the last time thShare Tweet
Bears WR Knox unsure if he'll play this seasonBears wide receiver Johnny Knox is unsure if he'll play this season.Share Tweet
NFC North Friday injury reportGetting inside an uneventful Friday injury report: Chicago Bears: Tight end Evan Rodriguez (knee) has been ruled out for the second consecutive week. Receiver Earl Bennett (hand) is questionable, but all other players will be available for Sunday's game…Share Tweet
NFC North Week 5 programming noteWe've got three NFC North teams in action Sunday while the Detroit Lions take their bye. The Chicago Bears will visit Jacksonville, where a flotilla of ESPNChicago.com reporters will provide full coverage. The Green Bay Packers, a team we've seen three …Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Oct 5, 2012The Jaguars haven’t officially announced wide receiver Laurent Robinson’s status for Sunday’s game against the Bears, but they sent a pretty good signal that he won’t be on the field after suffering his second concussion in as many weeks. The teamShare TweetWe're Black and Blue All Over: Many of you probably noticed Chicago Bears fans taking over Cowboys Stadium last Monday night, at one point chanting "Let's go Bears" so loud that linebacker Brian Urlacher could be seen saying, "Wow." …Share Tweet