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Safety Antrel Rolle (knee) expected to miss Packers game

LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- A knee injury is expected to keep veteran safety Antrel Rolle sidelined when the Chicago Bears play the Green Bay Packers on Thanksgiving night.

Bears defensive coordinator Vic Fangio said the club is preparing Chris Prosinski to make his second consecutive start in place of Rolle, who injured his knee at practice late last week.

“It was unusual for a guy to go down late on a Friday afternoon but Chris was ready to go and did a commendable job," Fangio said. "That’s just the way it is. All 32 teams have next-man-up mantras so one man’s problem is another man’s opportunity. We’ll see how Chris does this week for the second time.”

An 11-year veteran, Rolle played in every regular-season game from 2010 to 2014 with the New York Giants before he signed with Chicago in the offseason. Rolle missed two games earlier in the year because of a high ankle sprain.

In other injury news, running back Matt Forte (knee), wide receiver Alshon Jeffery (groin), linebacker Pernell McPhee (knee) and tight end Martellus Bennett (ribs) were limited in Tuesday’s light workout.

Wide receiver Eddie Royal (knee) and running back Ka'Deem Carey (concussion) did not participate.