Found October 07, 2012 on
NFL Injury Report:
The Chicago Bears are expected
to have running
back Matt Forte
and defensive end Julius Peppers
for today’s contest against
the Jacksonville Jaguars, but it’s not clear if wide receiver Earl Bennett
be able to play.
Though Forte was limited at practice Friday
and Peppers didn’t participate at all, each entered the weekend as probable to
play against the Jaguars.
Forte totaled only 13 carries for 52 yards against
the Dallas Cowboys last week. Over three games this season the 26-year-old has
163 yards and one touchdown on 36 carries.
Bennett missed the Cowboys’ game due to a hand
injury, but he’s hoping to return today. He made progress through the week and
told Mark Potash of the Chicago Sun-Times Friday that he felt in his gut that
he’d be able to suit up.
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