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Matt Forte Should Get Going Against Green Bay Packers

Fears persist about the state of Matt Forte and the Bears rushing attack.  Do not fret.  If history indicates, things should get back on track in week 4. Chicago Bears Winning Without A Ground Presence In the past the very success of the Chicago Bears as a team rested on how Forte and other running backs had faired on the ground.  So over the past two weeks seeing him with just...
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Is Matt Forte The Best Of 2008 NFL Draft Class?

The 2008 running back class will go down as one of the best in NFL history.  Looking back, could Matt Forte be the best of that bunch? 4th Overall – Darren McFadden Drafted by:  Oakland Raiders Stats:  3,824 yards rushing, 1,600 yards receiving, 29 touchdowns 13th Overall – Jonathan Stewart Drafted by:  Carolina Panthers Stats:  4,104 yards rushing, 961 yards receiving,...
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3 Up, 3 Down, Week 3: Time to Bench Matt Forte?

3 Up, 3 Down is a Sports Mockery fantasy football series detailing six players trending, you guessed it, up or down. It will be posted every week to help you get ready for the upcoming fantasy football week. For each category, there’s guaranteed to be at least one running back and one wide receiver. The third player will be selected from any position. It’s time to dive straight...
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The Chicago Bears Must Save Matt Forte from Himself

There is no denying that the best Chicago Bears offensive player is Matt Forte.  It is for that reason that the team must try harder to give him rest. Ka’Deem Carey had one touch in Buffalo Bills loss When asked why he didn’t make a more concerted effort to play then backup running back Michael Bush more snaps, head coach Marc Trestman stated it was less because he didn’t...
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Chicago Bears’ RB Matt Forte ranked 4th best in NFL, full top-30 revealed

When cover32 released its list of the top 10 running backs in the NFL today, there were plenty of people angry about their favorite team’s workhorse not making the list. It made for a spirited debate in the “Comments” section below the article. The second batch of RBs, Nos. 11-20, generated a similar response. The next logical step in the ranking of the game’s running backs...
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July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Ka’Deem Carey to bolster Chicago Bears backfield tandem

In the 4th round of the 2014 NFL Draft, the Chicago Bears selected Ka’Deem Carey, running back from the University of Arizona. What the Monsters of the Midway received was a running back that hoists the potential to be an NFL starting running back. As a sophomore, Carey led the nation with 1929 rushing yards in 2012, setting both school records and PAC-12 records, and last year...
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Forte and the hill

Hall of Fame wide receiver Jerry Rice was well known for his hill workouts during the offseason. He swore they were a major contributor to him staying in shape and succeeding on the field. Bears running back Matt Forte follows a similar regime. It must work for him because Forte is one of the best backs in the league and is coming off his second Pro Bowl. Here’s some reaction from...
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July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears RB Matt Forte named top-5 in NFL, Nos. 11-20 revealed

When cover32 released its list of the top 10 running backs in the NFL today, there were plenty of people angry about their favorite team’s workhorse back not making the list. It made for a spirited debate in the “Comments” section below the article. And it also begged another question: How close was Mr. Irate Fan’s RB to making the list? To provide an answer, the editors...
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June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Forte isn’t crazy, Chicago Bears could have NFL’s best offense in 2014

Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte made headlines on Monday when he told the Chicago Tribune that the Bears could have the best offense in the league in 2014, but he isn’t wrong. Many raised their eyebrows at the thought, but it isn’t as far from crazy as they may think. The Bears finished the 2013 season tied for second in the league with 27.8 points per game and they were...
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June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Why the Chicago Bears should trade up in the first round

After overhauling a defense that cost the team several victories last season, the Chicago Bears look poised to compete in a division that should have two of the strongest offenses in the NFL (Detroit and Green Bay). Even so, to be a legitimate contender in the strong NFC North, Chicago must trade up in the […] The post Why the Chicago Bears should trade up in the first round appeared...
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss
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