Posted July 05, 2013 on
PLAYERS: Matt Forte
TEAMS: Chicago Bears
In Marc Trestman’s offense, can Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte be a legitimate NFC Offensive Player of the Year candidate this season?

Michael Bush says he played most of last season with a fractured shoulder

Bears running back Michael Bush told the Chicago Tribune that he played most of the 2012 season with a fractured bone in his shoulder before he went on season ending injured reserve with a rib injury. “How did I play through it?” Bush asked rhetorically after saying he suffered it in a Week 2 loss to the Green Bay Packers. “The same way I was going to play through the rib...

Bears to become early birds in return to old school

Chicago Bears head coach Marc Trestman is changing things up a bit for 2013, a change that'll have players and staff members setting their alarm clocks to different and earlier time. Following a custom insituted by coaches Mike Ditka and Dave Wannstedt in the 80's and early 90s, the team will now be holding morning practices at 9 a.m. sharp, with the exception of two 3...

RB Michael Bush played with a fractured shoulder for majority of 2012 season

2012 free agent pickup running back Michael Bush admitted he played the majority of the season with a fractured shoulder. The former Oakland Raider who signed with the Bears in the offseason to compliment versatile RB Matt Forte, toughed it through the season despite the injury. "How did I play through it?" Bush said, via Ken Patra of "The same way I...

After Breaking His Leg In College, Mike Bush Is Tough As Nails

During the 2012 NFL offseason, former Louisville running back Michael Bush was one of the biggest names in free agency. After having a breakout season in 2011 with the Oakland Raiders, Bush proved that he is more than capable of being a first string running back in the NFL. He signed a four-year contract worth $14 with the Chicago Bears in March of 2012. Bush’s first season with...

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