Marion Barber, Chris Harris sit out

Updated: September 15, 2011, 11:55 PM ET
By Jeff Dickerson | ESPNChicago.com

LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Marion Barber's recovery from a calf injury hit a speed bump on Thursday.

One day after returning to the practice field in a limited fashion for the first time since hurting his calf on Aug. 27 in Nashville, Barber was held out of Thursday's practice, which raised questions about his availability for Week 2 in New Orleans.

"Marion Barber, he was able to practice yesterday, still had soreness, so we didn't practice him today," Bears coach Lovie Smith said.

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