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Roach familiar with Urlacher's surgery

LB Nick Roach (Dennis Wierzbicki/USP)

Bears LB Brian Urlacher had his knee scoped this morning. Nick Roach had the same procedure done on his knee before the 2010 season. Roach talks with Bear Report about his recovery.

Shortly before the Chicago Bears opened the 2010 season, linebacker Nick Roach went under the knife. His knee was swollen so he underwent arthroscopic debridement surgery, commonly referred to as a knee scope. Arthroscopic debridement is, according to an online dictionary, surgical excision of dead, devitalized, or contaminated tissue and removal of foreign matter from a wound. "My surgery... Recommended Stories