Urlacher has left knee scoped

Chicago Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher underwent an arthroscopic debridement procedure on his left knee Tuesday, according to the team's official Twitter account.

The goal remains for Urlacher to be ready for the Sept. 9 regular-season opener, according to the tweet.

Urlacher sprained the medial collateral and posterior cruciate ligaments in his left knee during the Bears' 2011 regular-season finale in Minnesota when safety Major Wright collided with him going for an interception in the end zone.

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