Bears WR Marquess Wilson underwent surgery for broken foot
The Chicago Bears placed wide receiver Marquess Wilson on injured reserve over the weekend with a foot injury. On Monday, Bears head coach John Fox confirmed that Wilson underwent surgery to repair a broken bone.
Via the Chicago Bears’ official Twitter account:
Wilson, 23, enjoyed his most productive season in 2015, as the Bears dealt with several injuries at the wide receiver position. He caught 28 passes for 464 yards and one touchdown.
#Bears coach John Fox says WR Marquess Wilson underwent foot surgery.
— Chicago Bears (@ChicagoBears) December 14, 2015
The former seventh-round draft pick out of Washington State has one more year left on his rookie contract, so he’ll likely get a final chance to make an impact with the Bears in 2016.