Bears waive injured cornerback McBride

Updated: September 17, 2009, 4:59 PM ET
By Jeff Dickerson |

The Chicago Bears have waived injured cornerback Trumaine McBride.

McBride, a 2007 seventh-round pick, suffered a sprained knee playing against the Green Bay Packers on Sunday.

Taking McBride's spot on the roster is rookie DeAngelo Smith, whom the Bears claimed off waivers.

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