Found September 19, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:

According to Sean Jensen of the Chicago Sun-Times, Bears running back Matt Forte and defensive end Julius Peppers didn’t practice on Wednesday.

Forte of course is dealing with an ankle injury that he suffered last week.  Peppers has a sore foot.


Matt Forte Questionable For Week 3

Sean Jensen of the Chicago Sun-Times reports that Bears running back Matt Forte did not practice on Wednesday. Forte is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Rams after hurting his ankle last Thursday in Green Bay.Fantasy Spin:Forte's injury was originally thought to be a high-ankle sprain but now it appears less serious. He'll still have a few days to...

Fantasy Football News: Chicago Bears RB Matt Forte VERY Questionable for Sunday

Chicago Bears RB Matt Forte suffered a sprained ankle last Thursday against the Green Bay Packers. It’s highly likely that the Bears will be without him in the lineup this week at home against the St. Louis Rams. Forte did not practice on Thursday along with LB Brian Urlacher. Forte’s injury was originally reported as a high ankle sprain, an injury which could limit Forte’s...

Matt Forte likely out this week

According to the Chicago Tribune, it’s highly unlikely that Bears running back Matt Forte will play this Sunday since he hasn’t practiced all week. This doesn’t come as a surprise at all. Michael Bush will certainly get the start this week in Forte’s place. Even though the Bears claim that Forte’s ankle injury isn’t serious, I wouldn’t expect him back for another few weeks.

Matt Forte Unlikely To Return This Weekend

Bears running back Matt Forte (ankle) did not practice on Wednesday or Thursday and most expect him to sit out this weekend.Fantasy Spin:Forte's injury was originally thought to be a high-ankle sprain but now it appears less serious. If Forte can't go, Michael Bush should receive most of the carries for the Bears on Sunday.

Bears RB Forte still out with ankle injury

Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte has been ruled out of this Sunday's game against the St. Louis Rams as he recovers from an ankle injury he sustained against the Green Bay Packers on Sept. 13. Michael Bush will start in his place.

Doc Talk: NFL Week 3 injuries

Sunday St. Louis Rams at Chicago Bears Bears RB Matt Forte (ankle) Jock to Doc take: Forte suffered a sprained ankle and did not practice Wednesday or Thursday, according to the Chicago Tribune. Because Forte is a staple on many fantasy rosters, it is important for owners to monitor his workload (or lack thereof) during Friday's practice. His absence during Thursday's...

Bears Coach Lovie Smith says Matt Forte does not have A high ankle sprain

Chicago Bears fans and fantasy owners around the world you might be able to breathe a little easier. Bears coach Lovie Smith was on ESPN Chicago’s WBBM (780-AM) and confirmed that running back Matt Forte was sore but did not have a high ankle sprain as many of us reported. Forte was injured Thursday night in the Bears ugly 23-10 loss to the Packers. “Matt did go...

Bears have some work to do before Week 3

The Chicago Bears started the season with great expectations and had their fans gloating after their perfomance against the Indianapolis Colts. The chemistry between Brandon Marshall and Jay Cutler was there and the two played as if no time had passed. There was alot of hype built up surrounding the Green Bay Packer game that was perhaps too much too soon. Jay Cutler was criticized...

Week 3: Rams-Bears matchup

St. Louis at Chicago Sunday, 1:00 p.m. ET, at Soldier Field, Chicago - TV: FOX; DirecTV: 704 *TV announcers: Dick Stockton, John Lynch, Jennifer Hale *Keys to the game: Without RB Matt Forte (ankle), Bears offensive coordinator Mike Tice will be more cognizant of protecting QB Jay Cutler with shorter drops. Bush surprised the Bears with his soft hands as a receiver, but Cutler...
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