The Chicago Bears have been dealing with injury issues since the offseason, and have been one of the worst-bitten teams all season long. Today we learned that not only will Matt Forte be out for the second consecutive game with a sprained MCL, but starting wide receiver Eddie Royal and starting outside linebacker Pernell McPhee will also be held out with injuries.
More details on the injury report are here: LINK
The Bears have announced their inactives versus the St. Louis Rams today:
- WR Eddie Royal
- WR Deonte Thompson
- RB Matt Forte
- OLB Pernell McPhee
- DB Harold Jones-Quartey
- OL Hroniss Grasu
- DE Ziggy Hood
Forte, McPhee, and Royal all stayed behind in Chciago, and will be watching the game from home this week.
With this list, you will notice a name that is NOT listed: Linebacker Shea McClellin. The quarterback of the defense will be ACTIVE today when the game kicks off. But how much playing time will he see?