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NFL Injury Report:
There is still a chance that running back Matt Forte
to action when the Chicago Bears take on the Dallas Cowboys Monday night, according
to Dan Hanzus
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, saying as recently as
Wednesday that his running back
"still has a long way to go."
Forte sustained his right ankle injury during the Bears’week 2 loss against the Green Bay Packers
Many around the game thought the injury would cause him to miss
significant time, as it was initially labeled a high-ankle sprain, but Chicago
later refuted these reports. Even so, he
was expected to miss several weeks due to the sprain, so a return would be
considered a serious win for the Bears.
If Forte is unable to go tomorrow against the Cowboys,
will once again receive a majority of the careers for Chicago.
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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...
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...
Having initially been listed as questionable for his team's Monday Night Football showdown against the Cowboys in Dallas, Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte will now be a game-time decision as the team look to evaluate him during pre-game warmups.
Speaking on WBBM-AM 780, coach Lovie Smith said of Forte: "He's made a lot of progress. We'll get...
Bears running back Matt Forte (ankle) will check out his ankle in warmups before making the call. "It's a game-time decision for Matt. He's made a lot of progress," said coach Lovie Smith on Monday morning.Fantasy Spin:Fantasy owners who handcuffed Forte and backup Michael Bush will have to wait until after warmups to get their final answer. Bush, who is dealing...
Bears running back Matt Forte (ankle) didn't look like he was bothered by his ankle injury in rushing for 52 yards on 13 carries Monday against Dallas.Fantasy Spin:Forte didn't have a great fantasy day but the important thing is he looked healthy running the football. We'll see how his ankle responds during the week.
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.
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 are listing running back Matt Forte (ankle)
as questionable for tonight’s game against the Dallas Cowboys, and coach Lovie
Smith has been very non-committal regarding 26-year-old’s status. Meanwhile, wide receiver Earl Bennett (hand)
is also on the team’s injury report as questionable, while defensive end Julius
Peppers figures to play.
The Chicago Bears will play against the Dallas Cowboys tonight with running back Matt Forte available.
Fox’s Jay Glazer reports that Forte will start the game making it likely he will see considerable action against Dallas. Forte had been questionable while dealing with an ankle injury.
Michael Bush remains likely to see some of the action around the goal-line and in short yardage...
NFL insider Jay Glazer reported on his Twitter account that "barring a freak setback" Bears running back Matt Forte will be available for Monday's night's matchup with Dallas. Forte missed last week's win over the Rams because of a sprained ankle.Fantasy Spin:We still wouldn't trust Forte in fantasy this week as he'll probably be used mostly as a decoy...
One of the biggest questions facing the Chicago Bears heading into tonight’s contest against the Dallas Cowboys, was the availability of RB Matt Forte. Several reports this morning suggested that Forte was going to be a game time decision but one report suggests that Forte is ready to play tonight.
FOX Sports insider Jay Glazer reports on Twitter that barring a freak accident tonight...
According to Jay Glazer of FOX Sports, Bears running back Matt Forte will play tonight against the Cowboys, barring a setback.
Sources tell me barring a freak setback Matt Forte is healthy and set to play tonight. He’s telling teammates he will be active, good to go!
— Jay Glazer (@JayGlazer) October 1, 2012
With Forte likely playing, I’m sure Michael Bush will get his share of carries.
With Week 4 of the NFL season just hours away, many of the top players on offense will either be out or limited due to injuries. The Week 4 NFL Injury Report has been released, and many running backs and wide receivers are of great concern, mainly because they are either in danger of missing the game or being limited due to injuries suffered last week and earlier this season. Some...
Bears coach Lovie Smith confirmed today that Matt Forte remains a game-time decision in tonight’s Monday Night Football matchup between the Bears and Cowboys. Forte has been MIA since the Bears primetime loss to the Green Bay Packers in which he left with a sprained ankle but has participated in this weekend’s workout. If Forte remains out then Michael Bush is slated to start...
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...