The news may not have been surprising given his battles with injuries (concussions, shoulder) since the end of last season.
Sometimes the amazingly complex game of NFL football is amazingly simple. So it is in the matter of takeaways and giveaways.
The returns of Jonathan Bostic from a back strain, Lance Briggs from a rib injury suffered in Carolina and D.J.
Bears safety Ryan Mundy got a message from the NFL on Wednesday. It was notice of a $22,050 fine for a hit on Atlanta Falcons receiver Roddy White that the league found objectionable.
With the return to practice of Shea McClellin from a broken hand suffered in practice before the New York Jets game, the Bears have a “problem” at linebacker.