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Eddie Royal active for Bears; Pernell McPhee out

Receiver Eddie Royal is active today for the Bears, while outside linebacker Pernell McPhee will not play. View the full inactives below.

The Chicago Bears defense will be without outside linebacker Pernell McPhee, who has been ruled out of today's contest against the Washington Redskins due to a knee injury. Willie Young, who has at least one sack in the last three contests, will start in place of McPhee.

Also out for the Bears is safety Antrel Rolle, who will miss his fourth straight game due to a knee injury. Chris Prosinski will start at safety alongside Adrian Amos.

Here are the full inactives for the Bears:

S Antrel Rolle
CB Bryce Callahan
RB Antone Smith
OL Nick Becton
WR Cameron Meredith
DL Ziggy Hood
OLB Pernell McPhee

For the Redskins, the following players are inactive:

QB Robert Griffin III
S Jeron Johnson
RB Chris Thompson
LB Perry Riley, Jr.
G Arie Kouandjio
TE Je'Ron Hamm

The Redskins have place DL Stephen Paea on IR and signed RB Pierre Thomas to replace him on the roster.


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