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  1. Jordan Howard going to Pro Bowl to cap rookie NFL seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Alabama Live

    ... caught 29 passes for 298 yards and one TD. He finished second in the NFL in rushing behind Elliott. Howard broke Matt Forte's team record for rushing yards by a rookie, and his seven 100-yard rushing games were the most for the rookie in franchise ...

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  2. Jordan Howard selected to Pro BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | The Crimson Quarry

    ... the first Bears rookie to be named to the Pro Bowl since Gale Sayers in 1965, the first Bears running back since Matt Forte and the first Bears rookie since Kyle Long in 2013.

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  3. Jordan Howard added to Pro BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Chicago Bears

    ... achieved the feat nine times during his illustrious career from 1975-87, while Thomas Jones (1,335 in 2005) and Matt Forte (1,339 in 2013) each did it once. Howard closed the season with a flourish, earning NFL offensive rookie of the month honors ...

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  4. Bears RB Jordan Howard Added to Pro Bowl RosterRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2017 | NBC Chicago

    ... sive lineman Kyle Long achieved that feat in 2013, and he's the first Bears running back to make the roster since Matt Forte did so that same season.

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  5. Bears RB Jordan Howard named to the NFC roster for the 2017 Pro BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    ... number one running back spot. He broke the Bears record for rushing yardage in a season with 1,313 yards, besting Matt Forte's record set back in 2008. He finished second in the NFL in rushing behind fellow rookie Ezekiel Elliott of the Cowboys. ...

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  6. Bears' Jordan Howard Posts Franchise Rookie Rushing RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | BleacherReport

    Chicago Bears running back Jordan Howard's 1,313 rushing yards in 2016 marks the most for a rookie back in the franchise's history, per NFL Communications . The effort moved him past longtime Bears tailback Matt Forte 's previous record of 1,238 yards in 2008.

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  7. NFL 2016 Regular Season Review - Records and MilestonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | IHaveNet.com

    ... by 10+ points each. Rookie RB JORDAN HOWARD ranked second in the NFL with 1,313 rushing yards and surpassed MATT FORTE (1,238 in 2008) as the Bears' all-time rookie rushing leader. Howard had seven 100-yard rushing games this season, the most games ...

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  8. In Hindsight, Parting Ways with Forte and Slauson Proved to be Right MovesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | BearGoggleson

    The Chicago Bears made two very unpopular moves last offseason, going separate ways with Matt Forte and Matt Slauson. But despite a disappointing season, those moves proved that to be the best for the franchise.

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  9. Howard named NFL rookie of monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Chicago Bears

    ... achieved the feat nine times during his illustrious career from 1975-87, while Thomas Jones (1,335 in 2005) and Matt Forte (1,339 in 2013) each did it once. Howard is the second Bears player to win an NFL Rookie of the Month award, joining running ...

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  10. 2017 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Jordan Howard's worth a first-round pickRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | CBS Sports

    ... is also important. Howard's the right guy in the right place at the right time. Much like former Bears rusher Matt Forte, Howard looks like a hard-nosed carrier capable of taking on a lot of work and turning it into positive stats. He's also hitting ...

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  11. Bears Takeaways: Week 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | BearGoggleson

    ... 18 yards. For the season Howard finished 2nd in the NFL with 1,313 rushing yards in just 13 starts. He also broke Matt Forte's Bear rookie rushing record of 1,268 yards (3.9 ypc). Not too shabby for a 5th round pick who started the season as the ...

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  12. Bears put 3-13 season behind them, hope for better in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Daily Chronicle

    ... s after being drafted No. 9 overall, though he did suffer two concussions late in the season. Jordan Howard broke Matt Forte's franchise rookie rushing record with 1,313 yards. Rookie Cody Whitehair looks as though he has a home at center.

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  13. Bears coaching staff will have at least one change: Running backs...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    ... set a Bears' rookie record when he rushed for 135 yards in the season finale Sunday at Minnesota to surpass Matt Forte (1,238 yards in 2008). Howard did not play in the season opener and had only 12 carries entering Week 4 when he replaced Jeremy ...

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  14. Chicago Bears: 2016 season recapRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Isportsweb.com

    ... every position besides running back. Rookie running back Jordan Howard was this season's only joy. He broke Matt Forte's rookie rushing record, and Howard barely played in the first three games of the season. Ezekiel Elliot, with 1,631 yards ...

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  15. Forte Congratulates Howard on Breaking His Bears RecordRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2017 | NBC Chicago

    The Chicago Bears didn't have a lot to be happy about this season, but the play of rookie running back Jordan Howard was certainly a bright spot that even attracted the attention of a former Windy City star. That former star is running back Matt Forte, who signed a free agent deal with the New York Jets in the offseason after spending the first eight seasons of his career with the Bears.

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  16. Matt Forte congratulates Jordan Howard on breaking his Bearsa rookie rushing recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    ... during the 2016 season. The man who held it previously couldn't be happier about it. Current Jets running back Matt Forte, who held the Bears rookie rushing record till Sunday, sent his congratulations via Social Media to the man who broke it: ...

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  17. Chicago Bears: Rookies Biggest Bright Spot of 2016 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | BearGoggleson

    ... entire NFL by ending the season as the league's second-leading rusher with 1,313 yards. In addition, Howard broke Matt Forte's rookie single-season rushing record, and had the most 100-yard games (7) in a season by any rookie in franchise history. ...

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  18. Howard runs to Bears rookie recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2017 | Chicago Bears

    ... quarter, the fifth-round draft pick from Indiana eclipsed the Bears' single-season rookie rushing record that Matt Forte had set with 1,238 yards in 2008. "It means a lot," Howard said. "I just want to thank God because none of this is possible ...

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  19. Jordan Howard not in mood to celebrate rookie rushing record after Bears lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Long and Bobby Massie had gashed the Cowboys defensive front. Howard simply shifted into top gear. Howard broke Matt Forte's record from eight years ago with a 17-yard gain in the second quarter. Despite playing only 15 games, Howard finished with ...

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  20. Bears hammered by Vikings in finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2017 | Chicago Bears

    ... I think he is going to go up and up and up." Howard entered the game needing 61 yards to eclipse the mark that Matt Forte had set in 2008 and did so on a 17-yard run up the middle midway through the second quarter. , produced the Bears' only ...

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