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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 get ready. Looks good to me.''
RB Michael Bush-Probable (shoulder), full participation in practice on Saturday.
WR Earl Bennett-Questionable (hand), limited participation in practice on Saturday.
DE Julius Peppers-Probable (plantar fasciitis) full participation in practice on Saturday.
LB Brian Urlacher-Probable (knee) full participation in practice on Saturday.
FB Evan Rodriguez-Out (Sprained MCL), did not practice on Saturday.
Cowboys Injury Report
The Cowboys had 14 players on their injury report on Friday.
Safety Gerald Sensabaugh was limited in practice (calf).
WR Miles Austin participated fully in practice (hamstring) and is ready to go for Monday night.
Linebacker Anthony Spencer did not practice (shoulder).
Center Phil Costa did not practice (back).
DE Kenyon Coleman did not practice (knee).
NT Jay Ratliff did not practice (ankle).
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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...
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.
Dallas Cowboys outside linebacker Anthony Spencer will not play Monday night against the Chicago Bears because of a strained pectoral muscle, according to ESPN Dallas. Spencer, who was held out of practice last week, is listed as questionable on the team's injury report. Victor Butler will start in place of Spencer. Spencer, a former first-round pick, leads the team with...
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.
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...
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...
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.
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