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Brandon Marshall | WR | Chicago Bears
Posted: 10/6/2014 7:58pm et
Chicago Bears WR Brandon Marshall needs more touches, according to head coach Marc Trestman. Marshall saw just five targets in Week 5 against the Carolina Panthers.
Huddle Up: Yeah, Marshall's fantasy owners might agree, with the wideout notching only 6 catches for 69 yards and a TD in the 3 games since his 3-TD outburst in Week 2.

Posted: 10/2/2014 8:16pm et
Chicago Bears WR Brandon Marshall (ankle) practiced in full for the second straight day Thursday, Oct. 2.
Huddle Up: A welcome sight for Marshall's fantasy owners after the banged-up WR has delivered a combined 3 catches for 25 yards over the last 2 weeks. He did bail things out somewhat last week with a TD catch, but expect more production this Sunday in Carolina.

Posted: 10/1/2014 8:56pm et
Chicago Bears WR Brandon Marshall (ankle) practiced without restrictions Wednesday, Oct. 1, for the first time in a while. 'It was good to get him (Marshall) back out there at full speed,' head coach Marc Trestman said.
Huddle Up: Marshall will start against Carolina's struggling secondary. He's a WR1 this week.

Posted: 9/26/2014 3:45pm et
Chicago Bears WR Brandon Marshall (ankle) did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 26, and is questionable for the team's Week 4 game.
Huddle Up: At least the Bears aren't playing a third straight prime-time night so you'll know whether or not Marshall is a go Sunday morning by checking in with the Huddle's Game-Day Inactives, Injury and Weather report before the early kickoffs.

Posted: 9/25/2014 5:44pm et
Chicago Bears WR Brandon Marshall (ankle) did not practice for the second straight day Thursday, Sept. 25.
Huddle Up: Although it's the same injury Marshall has been dealing with for a couple weeks now, fantasy owners need to be more wary this week with the WR having left the Week 3 game and then catching only 1 pass for 6 yards upon his return.

Posted: 9/23/2014 4:16pm et
Chicago Bears WR Brandon Marshall (ankle) was held to just one catch for six yards in the team's Week 3 win over the New York Jets on Monday, Sept. 22. Marshall was limited with a sore ankle.
Huddle Up: Marshall's 3-TD performance in Week 2 no doubt masked the severity of the ankle issue, and it certainly didn't help matters when the ankle was kicked Monday night on a second-quarter running play. See what Marshall is able to do in practice this week before making any hard and fast lineup decisions.

Posted: 9/22/2014 10:36pm et
Chicago Bears WR Brandon Marshall went to the locker room after injuring his ankle in the second quarter of the team's Week 3 game Monday, Sept. 22, but returned to open the second half.
Huddle Up: Marshall, who already was playing with a sore ankle, appeared take a blow to his lower leg after being caught up in traffic on a running play. He was targeted three times in the opening half but did not catch a pass.

Posted: 9/22/2014 7:55pm et
Chicago Bears WRs Brandon Marshall (ankle) and Alshon Jeffery (ankle) are both active for the Week 3 game against the New York Jets. Both were questionable for the game.
Huddle Up: It's a juicy matchup against a depleted Jets secondary tonight, and Marshall is hoping to follow up his three-TD Week 2 outing in San Fran while Jeffery is looking for his first scoring grab of the season after being limited in a 3-47 outing against the Niners.

Posted: 9/20/2014 3:49pm et
Chicago Bears WR Brandon Marshall (ankle) is listed as questionable for Week 3.
Huddle Up: Marshall is expected to play but will be less than 100 percent against the Jets. However, he was less than 100 percent last week and still caught three touchdowns. Marshall is a WR1 as long as he's in the lineup.

Posted: 9/18/2014 6:47pm et
Chicago Bears WR Brandon Marshall (ankle) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 18.
Huddle Up: With the team playing Monday night, it was the Bears' first real workday of the week so no real concern yet -- especially with Marshall playing and notching the TD hat trick on the ankle Sunday night.

Posted: 9/14/2014 8:14pm et
Chicago Bears WR Brandon Marshall (ankle) will be active for the Week 2 game against the San Francisco 49ers.
Huddle Up: Marshall will play against the 49ers Sunday night. He's a low end WR1 at less than 100 percent.

Posted: 9/12/2014 6:52pm et
Chicago Bears WR Brandon Marshall (ankle) is listed as questionable for Week 2 against the San Francisco 49ers after not practicing Friday, Sept. 12. However, he participated in the walk-through portion of practice. Head coach Marc Trestman said the team will continue to monitor Marshall's progress. Marshall said that he plans to play.
Huddle Up: Sitting out Friday isn't a sign of progress, but the feeling most of the week has been that Marshall will be out there Sunday night. Double check this weekend, and be mindful of the Bears' late-night starting time.

Posted: 9/10/2014 9:17pm et
Chicago Bears WR Brandon Marshall (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Sept. 10, due to his ankle injury.
Huddle Up: Marshal is expected to play Sunday night against the 49ers but owners should monitor his status throughout the week. Marshall is a Top 10 WR as long as he's in the lineup.

Posted: 9/10/2014 9:18am et
Chicago Bears WR Brandon Marshall (ankle) says he'll be ready to play Sunday, Sept. 14, for the Week 2 game against the San Francisco 49ers.
Huddle Up: Marshall was in and out of the Bears' Week 1 loss to Buffalo, and he may be lightly used in practice this week, but he's demonstrated a willingness to play while hurt so there's no reason to hold him out of fantasy lineups in Week 2.

Posted: 9/9/2014 10:38am et
Chicago Bears WR Brandon Marshall (ankle) will receive treatment on his right ankle in Chicago Tuesday, Sept. 9, despite having to fly to New York to tape an episode of 'Inside the NFL.'
Huddle Up: Marshall was in and out of the Bears' Week 1 loss to Buffalo while dealing with the injury, but barring an aggravation of the injury during the week he should be back in the lineup this week.

Posted: 5/22/2014 10:41pm et
Chicago Bears WR Brandon Marshall said the trade that sent him to the Bears was "career saving" for him.
Huddle Up: Apart from his continued, mammoth on-field production, Marshall seemingly has taken some noticeable strides off the field, settling down and ridding himself of the unwanted headlines that cropped up regularly during his days in Denver and Miami.

Posted: 5/19/2014 3:19pm et
The Chicago Bears signed WR Brandon Marshall to a new three-year, $40 million contract extension Monday, May 19. Marshall's new deal includes $23 million in guaranteed money.
Huddle Up: After wearing out welcomes in Denver and Miami, Marshall seems to have found a home in Chicago. The new contract suggests Jay Cutler will be tossing to the twin towers of Marshall and Alshon Jeffrey for the foreseeable future.

Posted: 12/10/2013 12:48am et
Chicago Bears WRs Alshon Jeffery and Brandon Marshall became the first set of receivers to gain 1,000 yards apiece in a season for the team since 1995 when WRs Curtis Conway and Jeff Graham accomplished the feat.
Huddle Up: Marshall and Jeffery were at it again Monday night, combining for 11 catches, 184 yards, a TD and a 2-point conversion, and they make whoever is starting at QB in the Windy City a strong fantasy starting option.

Posted: 10/21/2013 4:47pm et
Chicago Bears general manager Phil Emery said the wrist injury WR Brandon Marshall (wrist) suffered Week 7 is not considered serious.
Huddle Up: Great news for Marshall owners. Hopefully this means he doesn't miss any time.

Posted: 10/21/2013 1:44pm et
Chicago Bears WR Brandon Marshall (wrist) injured his wrist in Week 7 during a helmet-to-helmet collision with Washington Redskins FS Brandon Meriweather.
Huddle Up: Keep an eye on his wrist this week. At this point we don't know if he will miss any time, but this could mean an absence in the coming weeks.

Posted: 10/21/2013 12:37am et
Chicago Bears WR Brandon Marshall (undisclosed) was having X-rays taken after the Week 7 game for an undisclosed injury.
Huddle Up: Hopefully this is nothing, but the last time a receiver went in for a mysterious x-ray after the game, Julio Jones was ruled out for the season the next day.