Originally written on NFL Injury Report  |  Last updated 11/20/14
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 Vikings. 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 Lovie Smith. Follow @TheNFLInjuryRpt !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="http://www.thenflinjuryreport.com//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs"); var _gaq = _gaq || []; _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-34100676-1']); _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); (function() { var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; ga.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + '.google-analytics.com/ga.js'; var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); })();
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