NFL Injuries

Bears WR Markus Wheaton suffers broken pinky-Dr. Parekh

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Update: Markus Wheaton has reportedly underwent surgery for his hand, which would put him out 2 to 4 weeks.

Bears WR Markus Wheaton with a broken left pinky of his hand. If not shifted, he can tape it to the other finger and return to play when pain allows. Would be evaluated daily but could make it back within 1 to 2 weeks. If the break is shifted or involves a joint, occasionally requires surgery. In this case, would be 2 to 4 weeks return to play

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