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Bones Sneak Peek: Is a Paralyzed Hodgins Rushing His Return to Work?

Bones‘ Hodgins isn’t letting a life-changing accident come between him and his beloved bugs when the Fox crime drama (finally) returns this Thursday at 8/7c.

Despite his doctor’s orders, the now paralyzed entomologist pays a visit to his friends at the Jeffersonian. And as you’ll see in TVLine’s exclusive video, he quickly finds himself jumping back into the murder-solving game.

But while everyone is thrilled to see their colleague — and to have a correct time of death for their victim — Hodgins’ excited announcement that he’s going to continue working the case draws looks of concern that suggest maybe it’s all too much, too soon.

Press PLAY above to watch the sneak peek, then hit the comments with your thoughts on Hodgins’ decision.