Last season, the Chicago Bears offense under coordinator Mike Tice was one dimensional with a heavy reliance on receiver Brandon Marshall.
A new year brings a new head coach, and running back Matt Forte looks forward to making major contributions in 2013, after having career-lows of 44 receptions and 340 receiving yards last season.
Forte feels Marc Trestman knows too much about him to underutilize him. "I would expect (to be used more)," Forte said, via Comcast SportsNet Chicago. "Coach Trestman, I think he said he watched a lot of film on me and has seen me run different routes. So we'll get back to catching the ball out of the backfield like we did the prior years."
"I just got done looking at all his catches from 2010. He was on the line scrimmage, he was running out of the backfield (and) he is great in space," Trestman told the Chicago Sun-Times in March. "He has a skill set that goes full spectrum of what you want out of a running ...