Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/9/14
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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. "I am just going to keep resting right now," Urlacher told FOX Chicago on Monday. "I have never had a scope. I don't know how that stuff works." Urlacher had the surgery Tuesday according to the Chicago Tribune. He's hopeful of being able to play in 26 days when the Bears open the regular season against the Colts at Soldier Field in Chicago. "Even if I just practice the week before," Urlacher told FOX, "I'll be in good enough shape to make it through those games. But I've got to be out there when the games count." Nick Roach has been playing inside ...
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