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Charles Tillman limited at practice by knee injury but anticipated to play Weekend

September 11th, 2013

The particular Bears’ had no one listed on their injury report last week. But a big name turned up on this 7 days, just a few days before the Minnesota Vikings get to city.

Cornerback Charles Tillman had been limited at practice upon Wednesday with a knee injury. But it isn’t really considered serious and he’s expected to play against the Vikings at Soldier Field on Weekend.

“I carry out expect him to play, ” trainer Marc Trestman mentioned. “He was limited today. He did do some work not just in individual however during team. I simply think it’s just precautionary not to provide him all the reps, but he was out there operating. ”

Tillman did meet the media upon Wednesday before the injury report being released. He made no reference to a knee injury, but discussed facing the particular Vikings and tackling working back Adrian Peterson.

“He’s within a league of his own — another elite player in this video game, ” Tillman mentioned. “He was definitely the MVP to get a reason this past year. I believe our defense will have our hands full, but he’s a guy that makes you play team football. You can’t just have one guy deal with him. You need to have a population deal with. So yes, I think he will be a great challenge for all of us. ”

Cincinnati Bengals receiver A. J. Green was obviously a challenge for Tillman in the Bears’ 24-21 victory in Week 1 . He came away really impressed by the particular young star.

“I think he’s an elite receiver, ” Tillman mentioned. “I thought we all did a congrats competing. He made some unbelievable attracts. I see him or her doing that to lots of teams the remainder of his career. He’s a special kid. ”

Tillman missed a series in the second quarter from the Bengals because he was feeling sick. He said he felt OK on Wednesday.

“I had been just a little dehydrated, but that’s an easy fix, ” Tillman mentioned. “IV [fluids] set which, Pedialyte, Coconut Drinking water. I’m great. ”

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