While wide receivers Alshon Jeffery and Devin Hester and
offensive linemen Chris Spencer and Gabe Carimi were limited at practice
Wednesday, all are expected to suit up this weekend against the Minnesota
Jeffery was able to return from injury after missing
extensive time at the start of the season, but he once again went down recently
due to knee issues. The wide receiver underwent arthroscopic knee surgery in
late November and has missed the team’s last two games.
Hester was also sidelined last weekend after suffering a concussion
Week 12 during the Bears last matchup with the Vikings.
Running back Michael Bush was held out of practice due to a
rib injury, but like Jeffery and Hester he is expected to play against the
Vikings this weekend. Defensive tackle Stephen Paea did not practice due to a
foot injury, while wide receiver Brandon Marshall was given a day off by coach
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