Marquess Wilson injured

Discussion in 'Chicago Bears' started by The Benjamin, Aug 4, 2014.

  1. The Benjamin

    The Benjamin George Halas
    Staff Member

    Joined:
    Oct 16, 2006
    Messages:
    48,651
    Likes Received:
    2,455
    ßearz ßuckz:
    4,259ß
    Please Register or Log in to Remove this Advertisement!
    @ChicagoBears: LM: Marquess Wilson suffered fractured clavicle.
     
    • Dislike Dislike x 1
    • Informative Informative x 1
  2. Ojibway Bob

    Ojibway Bob Veteran
    SuperFan

    Joined:
    Sep 2, 2013
    Messages:
    584
    Likes Received:
    162
    ßearz ßuckz:
    304ß
  3. BelieveInMonsters

    Joined:
    Sep 4, 2013
    Messages:
    476
    Likes Received:
    296
    ßearz ßuckz:
    176ß
    BIG lost for the Bears.

    Very unfortunate. Was playing very well in camp after spending the offseason training with Brandon and Alshon. I was high on the guy and thought that he would be the next big thing.

    I'm not sure of the timetable but, I believe the recovery time for this type of injury may be 6 to 12 weeks. This would put him back at possibly the Jets in Week 3, the Packers in Week 4, or the Panthers in Week 5 at the earliest.

    I have to say that I'm NOT comfortable at all with Josh Morgan and Eric Weems (or any of the other receivers currently on the depth chart) getting the bulk of the playing time at #3 receiver.

    Emery had better start working those phones now.
     
  4. riczaj01

    riczaj01 DaBears Ditka
    SuperFan DBS Writer

    Joined:
    Nov 4, 2006
    Messages:
    24,631
    Likes Received:
    3,987
    ßearz ßuckz:
    3,906ß
    What did they do last year at WR #3; didn't use one. Went 2 TE's and threw the ball to Forte and Bennett; Joe Anderson is still out there, if I'm his agent I'm on the phone w/Chicago right now though.

    Either way I'm not worried about it.
     
  5. soulman

    soulman Coordinator
    SuperFan DBS Writer

    Joined:
    Oct 14, 2004
    Messages:
    8,228
    Likes Received:
    2,487
    ßearz ßuckz:
    4,207ß
    Shit! :10 2 7[1]:
     
  6. Bearstuff

    Bearstuff Yes, in the woods.
    Staff Member SuperFan

    Joined:
    Feb 17, 2006
    Messages:
    29,923
    Likes Received:
    1,167
    ßearz ßuckz:
    812ß
    We all knew SOMEONE was going to be injured.

    In the grand scheme of things, it's better at WR than at a position of greater need, like safety.
     
    • Agree Agree x 1
  7. dachuckster

    dachuckster Pro-Bowler
    SuperFan

    Joined:
    Jul 30, 2013
    Messages:
    1,448
    Likes Received:
    661
    ßearz ßuckz:
    1,163ß
    It will be interesting to see if they put him on the PUP list at the end of PS. That would mean he couldn't be activated until the 8th game of the regular season.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  8. B-ell-y-iot

    B-ell-y-iot Veteran
    SuperFan DBS Writer

    Joined:
    Jul 15, 2014
    Messages:
    774
    Likes Received:
    548
    ßearz ßuckz:
    819ß
    That's a frucken bummer man. Dude was busting his ass to make it a good year and it was busting his ass - going for a hard ball - that but the kibosh on the whole deal.

    Well, if an injury was going to happen, I suppose this early in the preseason is the time to have it. I remember when Romo broke his clavicle they said the recovery time is between 6-10 weeks which would potentially make him available about early October. I don't see any reason why he couldn't contribute after the Bear's Bye week and the second half of the season.
     
    • Agree Agree x 1
  9. little bear

    little bear Head Coach

    Joined:
    Sep 6, 2008
    Messages:
    15,175
    Likes Received:
    1,828
    ßearz ßuckz:
    4,112ß
  10. MPbears68

    MPbears68 Hall of Famer

    Joined:
    Mar 13, 2011
    Messages:
    5,275
    Likes Received:
    1,695
    ßearz ßuckz:
    1,336ß
    Shit

    Likely looking at 4 weeks minimum and 8-10 more likely to be safe depending on severity, location, etc. I'm guessing he's headed for PUP which means activated after 1/3rd of season IIRC. Bummer

    Earl Bennett anyone? He knows the offense...
     
    • Like Like x 1

Share This Page