Newkirk Sidelined with Knee Injury
The 6-3, 295 pounder had an MRI Thursday night and is scheduled to have an arthroscopic procedure performed this afternoon for a torn lateral meniscus. Rehabilitation time will be determined after this afternoon's procedure. Newkirk has appeared in each of the Bears eight games this season with one start (San Francisco) and has recorded eight tackles, forced one fumble and recorded a sack.
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