Johnny Knox recovering from successful back surgery

Chicago Bears wide receiver Johnny Knox (13) is wheeled off the field after an injury in the first half of an NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks in Chicago, Sunday, Dec. 18, 2011. Knox is to have surgery to stabilize a vetebra in his lower

Johnny Knox will have surgery to stabilize his lower back on Monday after a scary hit left him motionless on the turf during Sunday's matchup between the Chicago Bears and Seattle Seahawks. Knox was taken from a field on

Chicago Bears' Johnny Knox out with back Injury, needs surgery Today is a sad day for the Chicago Bear fans as their season has made a turn for the worst. In Sunday's 38-14 loss to the Seahawks, Johnny Knox, the.

CHICAGO — Bears receiver Johnny Knox will have surgery to stabilize a vetebra in his lower to mid back after being taken from the field on a cart in the opening minutes of Sunday's 38-14 loss to the Seattle Seahawks.

This may have been waved off for a (dubious) holding penalty, but this punt return from the Chicago Bears Devin Hester and Johnny Knox against the Green Bay Packers was one of the most ambitious special teams plays ever attempted.