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Bears’ Tillman placed on IR; could return for playoffs

CHICAGO IL - NOVEMBER 10: CalvJohns#81 Detroit Lions catches pass front Charles Tillman #33 Chicago Bears Soldier Field November 10

CHICAGO, IL - NOVEMBER 10: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions catches a pass in front of Charles Tillman #33 of the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field on November 10, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The Lions defeated the Bears 21-17. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

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Updated: November 11, 2013 1:42PM

Charles Tillman tore his right triceps Sunday and will miss the rest of the regular season, the Bears cornerback said Monday. The Bears on Monday placed him on injured reserve, designated to return, with a triceps injury. Tillman cannot practice for six weeks, and can’t play in a game for eight weeks.


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