Bears HC John Fox confirmed that G Kyle Long had successful surgery on Tuesday to repair a herniated disc in his neck.
As for OLB Pernell McPhee, who was placed on injured reserve today (NFLTR), Fox said he re-tweaked his shoulder last game: “With two games remaining I think it’s better for him and us to put him on injured reserve.” (Zach Zaidman)
Aaron Wilson reports that the Rams brought in free agent K/P Austin Rehkow for a workout on Wednesday.
Redskins LT Trent Williams said he likely won’t play again this season, barring an emergency situation. (John Keim)
Williams admitted that there’s a chance he’ll undergo surgery next week and his rehab is expected to take six months.
Seahawks HC Pete Carroll admitted it hasn’t really worked out with RB Eddie Lacy“for a number of reasons” this year, but he added that Lacy and Thomas Rawls are still “battling'” to see if either can get playing time this week. (Bob Condotta)
According to Carroll, RB Chris Carson (leg, injured reserve) will not practice on Wednesday and he’s considered day to day. (Bob Condotta)
Carroll said that DE Michael Bennett continuing to deal with a swollen knee and missing practice has undoubtedly impacted his play. (Bob Condotta)
Carroll mentioned that LBK.J. Wright has been cleared to play and he took part in team’s walk-through on Wednesday, which means he’s expected to suit up in Week 16. (Bob Condotta)