Earl Bennett out against Packers

Earl Bennett (Jonathan Daniel/Getty)

Bears slot receiver Earl Bennett will not play today against the Packers, plus the rest of the inactive lists for both Chicago and Green Bay.

The Chicago Bears will be without WR Earl Bennett for today's contest against the Green Bay Packers due to personal reasons. Rookie Marquess Wilson and veteran Eric Weems will fill in for Bennett.

The following players are inactive for the Bears:

QB Jordan Palmer
G James Brown
T Jonathan Scott
T Joe Long
WR Chris Williams
WR Earl Bennett
DE Cornelius Washington

The following players are inactive for the Packers:

WR Chris Harper
CB Jumal Rolle
LB Clay Matthews
LB Brad Jones
G Lane Taylor
C/G J.C. Tretter
DE C.J. Wilson

WR Randall Cobb, who has been out since Week 6 due to a broken leg, is active and will play.


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