Bears place Martellus Bennett on injured reserve, sign Rob Housler

The Chicago Bears placed tight end Martellus Bennett on injured reserve with broken ribs. They signed tight end Rob Housler. Bennett got hurt again against the San Francisco 49ers.
Bennett has averaged 3.3 catches and 19.3 yards per game over the past three games.
Bennett could be out of Chicago. He's due $5.085 million next year in the final year of his deal.
Follow me on Twitter: @AaronWilson_NFL Aaron Wilson covers the Texans for The Houston Chronicle.
Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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