Chicago Sun-Times

Only trip Briggs taking to Halas Hall

| No Comments | No TrackBacks

Thanks to the bye week, players were packing their bags after Thursday's practice while preparing for a weekend away from Halas Hall. Briggs, however, said he would be back at team headquarters at 8 a.m. today to get treatment for a high ankle sprain that sidelined him against the Seahawks and for most of Sunday's game against the Redskins.

"He's feeling pretty confident," Bears coach Lovie Smith said when asked about his Briggs' availability for next Sunday's game against the Bills in Toronto. "We are, too. We think we'll have all of our team ready to practice Monday or at least play on the weekend."

Defensive end Israel Idonije has little doubt that Briggs will be ready.

"Even last week, he wanted to be out there and he wanted to fight and get in the game with us," he said. "We know that's something that he really wants to do, so he's going to make sure that come the game in Toronto, he'll be ready."

No TrackBacks

TrackBack URL:

Leave a comment

Twitter updates


About this Entry

This page contains a single entry by Neil Hayes published on October 28, 2010 3:40 PM.

Adams wins courage award was the previous entry in this blog.

Defense gearing up for second half is the next entry in this blog.

Find recent content on the main index or look in the archives to find all content.