Bears-Browns Official Inactives
LB Lance Briggs (Dennis Wierzbicki/USA TODAY)
LB Lance Briggs (Dennis Wierzbicki/USA TODAY)
Bear Report Publisher
Posted Dec 15, 2013

As expected, linebacker Lance Briggs will not play today, plus the rest of the game-day inactives for this afternoon’s matchup between the Chicago Bears and Cleveland Browns.

There are no real surprises on the Chicago Bears’ game-day inactive list today. The following players will not dress:

QB Jordan Palmer
S Sean Cattouse
LB Lance Briggs
DT Christian Tupou
OL James Brown
OL Jonathan Scott
DE Cornelius Washington

Rookie LB Khaseem Greene will make his seventh straight start in place of Briggs.

For the Cleveland Browns, the following players are inactive:

QB Alex Tanney
TE Andre P. Smith
TE Keavon Milton
OT Martin Wallace
OT Reid Fragel
RB Willis McGahee

Running backs Chris Ogbonnaya and Fozzy Whittaker will carry the load in the absence of McGahee.

Jeremy Stoltz is Publisher of and a member of the Pro Football Writers of America. He is in his third season covering the Chicago Bears full time. Follow Bear Report on Twitter and discuss this topic on our message boards. To become a subscriber to the Bear Report Web site or magazine, click here.

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