The Bears released their Thursday injury report, and a key member of the defense missed practice. Akiem Hicks wasn't present at today's practice, listed as out with an illness:
Outside of Hicks, no real surprises. Ginn and Graham, who both missed Wednesday's practice with scheduled rest days, were back and full participants. The team continues to take is slow with Khalil Mack, who's been limited for a few practices now but shouldn't miss time. It's notable that Robert Quinn took part in his second straight day of practice, and even though he's been limited with an ankle injury for almost all of the season, Matt Nagy expressed some optimism that Quinn may suit up for the Bears this Sunday against the Giants.
"I think with Robert Quinn this week, [he's] most likely going to be limited, but we’re going to get a good chance to be able to see him today," Nagy said on Wednesday. "So I don’t know to what capacity yet, we’ll kind of see where that goes and how he is ... "