Free agent OG Ruben Brown's surgically repaired shoulder was recently given medical clearance.
Bears coach Lovie Smith confirmed at the Combine Thursday that free agent LG Ruben Brown will not be retained.
Bears LG Ruben Brown expects to return next season after undergoing season-ending shoulder surgery.
Bears placed G Ruben Brown on injured reserve with a shoulder injury, ending his season.
Bears LG Ruben Brown left Sunday night's game with an ankle injury.
LG Ruben Brown (shoulder) returned to practice Thursday.
LG Ruben Brown missed practice Wednesday because of a shoulder injury.
Bears re-signed G Ruben Brown to a one-year, $2.2 million contract.
The Bears are expected to retain G Ruben Brown, 34, this offseason.
The Chicago Sun-Times reports that LG Ruben Brown may be close to signing a contract extension with the Bears.
Bears LG Ruben Brown was removed for the fourth quarter of today's game to get him some rest.
LG Ruben Brown (pectoral) has been upgraded from questionable to probable.
Ruben Brown (partially torn left pectoral muscle) is at least another week from returning.
WR Bernard Berrian (thumb), starting G Ruben Brown (chest), and QB Rex Grossman (ankle) are the Bears major inactives for week eight.