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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 situations. In two games Forte has 111 yards rushing.

Bears List RB Matt Forte As Questionable For Monday Night - Pro…

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...

Matt Forte Will Be Game-Time Decision

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...

Matt Forte Not Bothered By Ankle in Return

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.

Matt Forte Injury: Game-Time Decision for MNF

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...

Matt Forte only experiencing normal soreness

According to Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune, Bears running back Matt Forte didn’t suffer any setbacks after Monday night’s win over the Cowboys. Head coach Lovie Smith said that Forteis only dealing with “normal soreness,” per Biggs. Look for Forte to be ready for this week’s game against  the Jaguars.  

Matt Forte dodges bullet

After missing week 3, Matt Forte avoided disaster when he twisted the same ankle that had sidelined him on the first play of the Cowboys game last night. The Bears medical staff was able to mask the pain with a tight tape job, and Forte finished the game with 14 touches. While the injury isn’t expected to have any long term affects, it serves as a reminder that Forte is not 100...

Matt Forte listed as questionable for Monday

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. Tweet

Bears Injury Report: Matt Forte, Earl Bennett, Julius Peppers

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. Forte...

Matt Forte Expected To Play

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...

Matt Forte will be game time decision says Bears coach Smith

Lovie Smith still is unsure if Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte will play in Monday nights game against the Dallas Cowboys. Multiple reports out of Chicago state that the running back will be a game time decision. 670 The Score in Chicago says that Smith said this morning that Forte will “be a game time decision.” Forte has been limited in practice all week and will likely...

NFL Injury News Week 4: Expect Matt Forte to play in Monday Night Football

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...

Report: Matt Forte will play tonight barring a setback

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.  

NFL First Quarter Report: Chicago Bears

While the Chicago Bears may be 3-1 and tied for first in their division, I’m not ready to call them the best in the NFC North yet. COming off a blowout win on Monday Night Football against the Dallas Cowboys there is plenty of reason for optimism, but also for doubt as well. Now I can’t be too harsh on the Bears offense, as their top RB Matt Forte has been dealing with an ankle...

Week 4 NFL Injury Report: Matt Forte, Pierre Garcon, Reggie Bush Could All Be Limited

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...

Matt Forte remains a game time decision for MNF

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...
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