Earl Bennett might wear banned cleats

Updated: December 7, 2011, 12:15 AM ET
By Michael C. Wright | ESPNChicago.com

Chicago Bears receiver Earl Bennett plans to give the gift of defiance on Christmas when his team faces the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field in the form of the infamous orange cleats that have netted him $15,000 in fines from the NFL.

Bennett told ESPN 1000's "Football Night in Chicago with Jeff Dickerson" on Tuesday that the orange cleats are "in the family vault," but "I think I'm gonna pull them back out for Christmas; probably Lambeau (Field)."

With the threat of being ejected ...

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