Braverman (undisclosed) isn't expected to play in Thursday's preseason opener against the Broncos, Adam Hoge of WGN Radio reports.
Though Braverman underwent offseason knee surgery in January, according to Mark Potash of the Chicago Sun-Times, it isn't clear if he's still in recovery.
Braverman was a seventh-round draft choice by the
The owner of two targets but no catches in his NFL career, Braverman wasn't able to make inroads within a
The Bears promoted Braverman from the practice squad to the active roster Tuesday.
Braverman will take the roster spot of Danny Trevathan (knee), who landed on injured reserve. It's unlikely he will jump into a prominent role as the sixth receiver on the roster, but the Bears figure to give him a shot to see game action at some point before their season comes to a close.
|P2||8/19/17||@ ARI||10:00 pm|
|P3||8/27/17||@ TEN||1:00 pm|
|2||9/17/17||@ TB||1:00 pm|
|4||9/28/17||@ GB||8:25 pm|
|6||10/15/17||@ BAL||1:00 pm|
|8||10/29/17||@ NO||1:00 pm|
|Bye: Week 9|
|12||11/26/17||@ PHI||1:00 pm|
|14||12/10/17||@ CIN||1:00 pm|
|15||12/16/17||@ DET||4:30 pm|
|17||12/31/17||@ MIN||1:00 pm|