Found November 22, 2012 on NFL Draft Zone:
The Bears have confirmed Alshon Jeffery will be sidelined 2-4 weeks after undergoing a knee scope on Wednesday. Coach Lovie Smith referred to it as a “minor” scope. With the Bears exceedingly thin at receiver, Jeffery should remain on the active roster, but it’s possible he won’t be ready to roll until Week 16 or 17. He’s probably a wasted roster spot in 12-14 team redraft leagues. The ineffective duo of Devin Hester and Earl Bennett will resume rotating snaps opposite Brandon Marshall on Sunday.
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