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Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte left Sunday’s game against the Vikings early with an ankle injury.  Michael Bush finished the game as the Bears’ lead back. Matt Forte has left the game with an ankle injury. His return is questionable. #Bears #MINvsCHI — Chicago Bears (@ChicagoBears) November 25, 2012 After the game Bears linebacker Lance Briggs was seen walking around with a boot on his foot and it’s reported that he also has an ankle injury. Lance Briggs leaving the locker room with a boot on his right foot. #Bears — Sean Jensen (@seankjensen) November 25, 2012 I’m sure Bears head coach Lovie Smith will have an injury update on both players during Monday’s press conference.   var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; script.src = 'http://widget.crowdignite.com/widgets/27484?_ci_wid=_CI_widget_'+_CI.counter; script.async = true; ref.parentNode.insertBefore(script, ref); })(); sr_adspace_id = 1000005525107; sr_adspace_width = 300; sr_adspace_height = 250; sr_ad_new_window = true; sr_adspace_type = "graphic";
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