Bears’ Hester leaves game with chest injury
Bears wide receiver Devin Hester left Sunday’s game against the
Minnesota Vikings because of a chest injury after scoring two long
Hester caught a 48-yard touchdown pass from Jay Cutler on
Chicago’s first possession, and ran a kickoff back 98 yards early
in the third quarter to extend his record for combined kick-return
scores to 16.
Hester caught a pass at the end of the third quarter and the
Bears announced he was out early in the fourth.
Chicago also lost tight end Kellen Davis to an elbow injury.
Minnesota lost center John Sullivan and safety Jamarca Sanford
to concussions. Sullivan was on the field for the Vikings’ first
series in the third quarter and then left the game. Sanford left
midway through the quarter.
It was not clear how either injury happened.