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The Bears released their injury report after practice on Thursday and while Matt Forte was a limited participant, running back Michael Bush was not even listed on the injury report and will be a full participant on Monday. Forte is also expected to be ready to go for the road game against the Dallas Cowboys after hurting his ankle two weeks ago against the Packers.
Throughout the season it's been said how important these two backs are to the Bears' offense, and this game against the Cowboys will show precisely how true that statement is. The Bears have struggled on first down this season and part of the reason is they've passed the ball more on first down than they have run the ball. Getting Forte established with Bush to spell Forte every third series is a major key to victory on Monday.
The running game has been successful at times this season, but the Bears have failed to stick with it in order to open up the passing attack. The best way to slow down the Cow...
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There is still a chance that running back Matt Forte returns
to action when the Chicago Bears take on the Dallas Cowboys Monday night, according
to Dan Hanzus of NFL.com:
Forte was listed as
questionable on the team's injury report released Saturday. Forte practiced
this week and declared himself ready to return. Bears coach Lovie Smith has been more guarded, however...
Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte expects to play Monday night against the Dallas Cowboys after missing a game because of a sprained right ankle.
The Pro Bowl player practiced Wednesday for the first time since he was injured in a loss at Green Bay on Sept. 13. He sat out last week's win over the St. Louis Rams.
He responded, ''Uh huh, yeah,'' when asked...
Bears List RB Matt Forte As Questionable For Monday Night -
Pro Bowl running back Matt Forte is questionable for the Chicago Bears’ game Monday night at Dallas because of a sprained right ankle. Forte practiced on a limited basis this week after sitting out a win over St. Louis. He was injured in a loss at Green Bay on Sept. 13 and left that game. The Bears also listed receiver...
According to Vaughn McClure of the Chicago Tribune, Bears running back Matt Forte was back at practice on Wednesday. He said he believes he’ll be able to play in Monday night’s game against the Cowboys.
“As long as you know how to take care of your body, that’s how you get back on the field,” Forte said. “I’ve had ankle injuries before and I know how to work with...
Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte was limited during Saturday's practice and is listed as questionable for Monday night's game at the Dallas Cowboys, according to the Chicago Tribune. Forte sprained his right ankle in a Sept. 13 loss at the Green Bay Packers and missed last Sunday's win over the St. Louis Rams. He returned to practice this week but on a limited...
Running back Matt Forte reportedly has made progress with his ankle injury, but he is likely going to sit Monday night out so he can get back to 100%.
Michael Bush took Forte’s spot in the starting lineup against St. Louis (18 rushes, 55 yards, one td), but he too is reportedly dealing with an injury of his own.
Bush wouldn’t confirm the reported injury in his AC joint in his...
According to Vaughn McClure of the Chicago Tribune, Bears running back Michael Bush has a shoulder injury. It’s reportedly his AC joint that’s been affected.
McClure says that Bush wouldn’t confirm the injury. We’ll monitor his status leading up to this week’s game.
Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte was limited in practice today.
According to Chris Wesseling of Rotoworld.com, Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune believes Forte will play on Monday night barring a setback.
The Cowboys have the number one ranked defense in the NFL, it will be interesting to see how the Bears’ running game fairs against them.
Bears running back Matt Forte (ankle) was limited in practice Thursday, according to Sean Jensen of the Chicago Sun-Times.Fantasy Spin:Bears coach Lovie Smith was noncommital Thursday regarding Forte's status for Monday's game against the Cowboys, saying "I can't tell you a lot more than that as far as Matt is concerned except that he's getting better and that...
Running back Matt Forte, who sprained his ankle Sept. 13 against the Green Bay Packers, returned to the Chicago Bears practice Wednesday and reportedly plans to play at the Dallas Cowboys on Monday night. "As long as you know how to take care of your body, that's how you get back on the field," he told the Chicago Tribune. "I've had ankle injuries before...
The Chicago Bears have listed running back Matt Forte and wide receiver Earl Bennett as questionable for Monday night’s match up with the Cowboys, per Vaughn McClure of the Chicago Tribune.
Even though Forte is questionable, I’d be surprised if he plays. But then again, you never know.
The Chicago Bears head into their Week Four Monday night matchup with the Dallas Cowboys a little banged up.
Bears Injury Report
RB Matt Forte- Questionable (ankle), limited participation in practice on Saturday.
“Matt looks good,” running backs coach Tim Spencer said via Chicagotribune.com. “Matt does everything that he’s supposed to do to try to get ready. Looks good to...