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Kyle Long back in team drills for first time after broken ankle

Kyle Long back in team drills for first time after broken ankle
Published On: Wed, Aug 09
Nov 13, 2016; Tampa, FL, USA; Chicago Bears offensive guard Kyle Long (75) is attended to after being injured in the first half at Raymond James Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports

Even if hes not going to play in the preseason opener against the Broncos Thursday night, Bears guard Kyle Long took an important step this week.

According to the Chicago Tribune, Long participated in 10 snaps during team drills, his first full work with the entire offense since last Novembers broken ankle.

Getting him back after a long layoff will lend some stability to a line that will need to be better as they break in a new quarterback (Mike Glennon now, Mitchell Trubisky eventually) and a revamped receiving corps. And while Longs immediate future is unclear, they remain convinced hell be ready for the regular season.

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