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It's not the news Bears fans wanted to hear, but I think we all knew this might happen.
Yesterday Bears middle linebacker Brian Urlacher underwent an arthroscopic surgical procedure on his ailing left knee.
For the last two weeks or so, Urlacher has been held out of practices due to recurring pain in that knee.
It's the same knee he injured on New Year's Day. A similar operation was performed on the knee earlier this year.
And because of the ongoing pain and discomfort, Urlacher did not play in the Bears' preseason opener last week. Surgeries of this type usually take a few weeks to heal.
And with that being said, it seems very likely that Brian Urlacher will not see the field for the remainder of the month of August. Yesterday Urlacher told ChicagoBears.com, “I hate sitting out, I practiced the first four or five days and felt pretty good, and then it got sore and a little swollen, so I’m taking some time off right now.”
He also stated to the Bears' websi...
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Bears' fans, it may be time to worry.
Longtime face of the Chicago Bears franchise, Brian Urlacher had arthroscopic surgery on his injured left knee on Tuesday August 14, 2012.
Urlacher initially injured the knee in a victory over the Minnesota Vikings back in January, in the Bears' final game of the 2011 season. Urlacher and the Bears have long insisted that the knee was...
The mystery of Brian Urlacher's prolonged absence from training camp was solved Tuesday. Urlacher had early morning arthroscopic surgery on his left knee to relieve swelling after missing two weeks of camp for what the Bears and their veteran middle linebacker said was personal reasons. Urlacher reiterated his absence was to tend to a personal matter when asked Monday. "...
Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher isn't counting missed practices or offseason surgeries. He's keeping but one thing top of mind during training camp. "Sept. 9. Ask me another question, I'll tell you Sept. 9," Urlacher said, repeating his stated goal of playing in the 2012 regular-season opener against the Colts. "That's my goal, and that's what...
Ending a week's worth of speculation about his knee Chicago Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher underwent arthroscopic knee surgery on his left knee this morning.
According to Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune the surgery was successful and Urlacher is already back at training camp.
Arthroscopic knee surgery is not a major procedure like reconstructive surgery for an torn ACL or...
Just more than a month after declaring that he thought the Chicago Bears were the team to beat in the NFC North division, Brian Urlacher went under the knife for arthroscopic knee surgery…less than a month before the regular season begins.
After sitting out the first two weeks on Bears training camp, many were starting to conclude that Uralcher’s ailments were more than just...
Chicago linebacker Brian Urlacher underwent arthroscopic surgery on his left knee Tuesday, but still thinks he'll be ready when the whistle blows in Week 1, according to Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune.Fantasy Spin:The Bears are one of the top fantasy defenses when Urlacher and Julius Peppers are wrecking havoc with opposing offenses. The year that Urlacher missed due to injury...
The Chicago Bears announced this morning that linebacker Brian Urlacher underwent an arthroscopic debrement procedure on his left knee today.
According to Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune, Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher underwent arthroscopic knee surgery this morning.
#Bears MLB Brian Urlacher had arthroscopic surgery on his left knee this morning. Chicago Tribune story coming in moments.
— Brad Biggs (@BradBiggs) August 14, 2012
Urlacher’s knee hasn’t been healing as well as he’d hoped, since injuring...