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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 if he expects to play against the Cowboys. Forte went through individual drills Wednesday and said he felt ''pretty good.'' ''I can sprint. So I think I'll be good to go,'' he added. Coach Lovie Smith tempered the optimism a bit, saying Forte is ''making progress every day '' ''I would hold off on ...'' Smith said, his voice trailing off. ''He's got a long ways to go, still. But he is making progress, and hopefully we can get him out there.'' Either way, the fact that Forte was back practicing was a good sign for th...
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