Five-time Pro Bowler Adrian Wilson and Danny McCray worked as the Bears' starting safeties Friday, but both positions are truly up for grabs, reports ESPN.com. Ryan Mundy, Brock Vereen and M.D. Jennings also have taken snaps with the starters.
The NFL suspended Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather two games for his helmet-to-helmet hit on Ravens receiver Torrey Smith, reports Fox Sports. Meriweather was suspended one game last year for multiple violations of the same infraction.
Redskins cornerback Tracy Porter was removed from Monday's preseason game against the Browns with a hamstring injury and will not return, the team announced. Porter has been recovering from offseason shoulder surgery.
Redskins running back Chris Thompson will not play Saturday against the Ravens, CSNWashington.com reports, as he continues to deal with an ankle injury. Thompson has missed the team's last two preseason games with this issue.
Washington linebacker Brian Orakpo left Saturday's preseason game against Baltimore with an ankle injury. Orakpo sustained the injury in the first half and was ruled out for the remainder of the game. After the game, head coach Jay Gruden told reporters that the injury is believed to be minor.