Originally written on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 9/18/12

Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte may miss time due to a high ankle sprain sustained against the Green Bay Packers on Thursday Night Football, but Michael Bush has a history of coming off the bench and performing well.

The Oakland Raiders have been known for having one of the most explosive running backs in the NFL in Darren McFadden, but McFadden has a history of getting injured. Michael Bush had to save the day in those years and be the ‘go to’ running back, which he has done with the Raiders since 2009. Bush started seven games for the Raiders in 2009, three in 2010 and nine in 2011. He averaged 4.2 YPC and performed adequate in each outing in which he started.… Read more

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