PITTSBURGH — Former Steelers cornerback Artie Burns is among the inactive players for the Chicago Bears in the team’s Week 9 game against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field on Monday Night.
Burns is the only healthy player on the Chicago scratch list. Running back Damien Williams (knee), quarterback Nick Foles (personal), outside linebacker Khalil Mack (foot) and tight end J.P. Holtz (concussion) had already been ruled out. Defensive back Eddie Jackson (hamstring) was doubtful and will not play. Linebacker Alec Ogletree (ankle) was listed as questionable and is also out.
Trevis Gipson will start in place of Mack, with Cassius Marsh activated from the practice squad to serve as depth. Danny Trevathan will start instead of Ogletree. DeAndre Houston-Carson will start for Jackson.
Running back David Montgomery was activated from the injured reserve and will start at running back.