The Bears Beat (03.26.12): Knox could miss 2012 season

March 26th, 2012 - 6:08 pm

Bears wide receiver Johnny Knox could miss the entire 2012 season if he is still recovering from the spinal fusion surgery he underwent after suffering a serious injury last year. Bears chairman George McCaskey says new wide receiver Brandon Marshall understands his obligations to the team. And the Vikings signed former Bears cornerback Zackary Bowman.

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Mon Mar 26 14:10:15 2012
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Bears awarded zero compensatory picks
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Mon Mar 26 12:21:35 2012
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Report: Vikings sign CB Zackary Bowman
Mon Mar 26 11:37:22 2012
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. The Minnesota Vikings have reportedly finally added a piece to their beleaguered and undermanned …

Report: Vikings sign CB Zackary Bowman
Mon Mar 26 11:37:22 2012
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Filling the void left by Knox injury
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Things still look bleak for Johnny Knox’s 2012 season
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