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Chicago, Houston and Cleveland enter this season with a rookie QB battling for a starting role. With the Browns and Bears, the rookie is looking to beat out an offseason acquisition.

Jeff Dickerson ESPN Staff Writer 

Overheard on Wednesday: "It's good to be back out there with my pads on, with my teammates again." -- Bears running back Jeremy Langford who returned to practice for first time since spraining an ankle during a walk-through early in camp.

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Wednesday's injury report: Bears receiver Markus Wheaton underwent surgery on his broken left pinkie finger, coach John Fox said. Cornerback Prince Amukamara did not practice because of a strained hamstring. Kyle Long missed practice because of a doctor's appointment.

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Fox confident Long will get past injury (0:57)
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Jeff Dickerson ESPN Staff Writer 

Chicago Bears John Fox discusses guard Kyle Long's frustration level following Long's removal from practice on Monday for fighting and his absence on Wednesday due to a doctor's appointment.

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Hasselbeck sympathizes with Aguayo getting cut on TV (1:44)

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Bears veteran receiver Markus Wheaton is also sitting out with a broken left pinkie finger.

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Veteran quarterback Mark Sanchez is back at practice after missing a couple days with a sore ankle.

Jeff Dickerson ESPN Staff Writer 

Bears cornerback Prince Amukamara (hamstring) is not practicing on Wednesday, but running back Jeremy Langford has returned from an ankle injury.

Jeff Dickerson ESPN Staff Writer 

Chicago Bears guard Kyle Long is not present at Wednesday's practice. Head coach John Fox will address Long's absence after practice. Long was kicked out of Monday's practice for fighting.

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Golic brushes off fights in practice (1:54)

Jeff Dickerson ESPN Staff Writer 

Monday's injury report: Quarterback Mark Sanchez, right guard Josh Sitton and defensive end Akiem Hicks were among the players to sit out practice.

Jeff Dickerson ESPN Staff Writer 

Overheard on Monday: "Yeah, it hurt at the time. But there's new opportunities and I'm here now so this is my next opportunity and I'm looking forward to making the most of it." -- New Bears kicker Roberto Aguayo on being cut by Tampa.

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Bears kick Long out of practice for fighting

Bears left guard Kyle Long was sent to the locker room Monday after being involved in multiple skirmishes at practice. John Fox said Bears coaches "weren't very pleased" with Long's behavior.

Jeff Dickerson ESPN Staff Writer 

Chicago Bears coach John Fox explains why team claimed kicker Roberto Aguayo, who is competing against Connor Barth.

Jeff Dickerson ESPN Staff Writer 

Former second round pick kicker Roberto Aguayo reflects on being cut by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and claimed by the Chicago Bears.

Jeff Dickerson ESPN Staff Writer 

Bears cornerback Prince Amukamara left practice early with an apparent injury but coach John Fox declined to say what exactly happened to Amukamara. Amukamara is guaranteed $7 million in 2017.

Team Stats

Passing Yards248.114th
Rushing Yards108.417th
Points For17.428th
Points Against24.924th

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