Rotowire: Dec 13 / 8:41a ET
News: Sharpton (hamstring) was placed on IR on Saturday.
Impact: Sharpton was unable to establish any real presence in the Chicago linebacker rotation, even though the position wasn't a strength. The Bears called up David Fales to replace Sharpton on the roster.
StatsLLC: Dec 13 / 12:00a ET
News: The Chicago Bears have placed Sharpton on injured reserve because of a hamstring injury and elevated quarterback David Fales from the practice squad to the active roster.
Impact: Sharpton has appeared in 47 games with Houston (2010-13) and Chicago (2014). He had 27 tackles in five games for the Bears.