Running back Kevin Smith, signed following Detroit’s bye week, is active today at Chicago.
Though Smith has only had one week of practice with the Lions, his familiarity with Detroit’s offensive system could make him a go-to player.
Also active is kicker Jason Hanson, who was limited this week with a cut on his left knee. Punter Ryan Donahue is not active. Punting for the Lions will be recent signing Robert Malone.
Running back Maurice Morris will get the start in place of Jahvid Best.
Full list of Detroit Lions inactives:
- QB Drew Stanton
- P Ryan Donahue
- CB Alphonso Smith
- CB Don Carey
- RB Jahvid Best
- G Leonard Davis
- DT Andre Fluellen
Full list of Chicago Bears inactives:
- QB Nathan Enderle
- RB Kahlil Bell
- T Gabe Carimi
- DT Matt Toeaina
- TE Andre Smith
- DE Nick Reed
- DE Corey Wootton
Defensive tackle Anthony Adams will start in place of Toeaina at nose tackle; C Chris Spencer will start at right guard in place of Lance Louis; Louis will start at right tackle in place of Carimi.
Tags: Jason Hanson, Kevin Smith, Robert Malone, Ryan Donahue, Week 10 - Lions at Bears
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