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  1. Lions and Bears kick off Thanksgiving Day actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | UPI

    ... Last weekend Chicago scored three straight touchdowns in the third quarter to take the lead, including two by Matt Forte , who finished with 89 yards rushing on 23 carries. Jay Cutler completed 17-of-27 passes for just 130 yards for the Bears. ...

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  2. The Bears Den: November 26, 2014 - Chicago Bears week 13 news & Bears-Lions previewsRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Windy City Gridiron

    ... Bears need to get Marshall much more involved in offense - Mike Mulligan: Good things happen when you run and if Matt Forte can get more than 20 carries per game it will open up play-action passes and more shots down the field to Brandon Marshall. ...

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  3. Fantasy Football Week 12 RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | BearGoggleson

    Nov 23, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte avoids a tackle by Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Johnthan Banks during the game at Soldier Field. Mandatory Credit: Caylor Arnold-USA TODAY Sports As bye-weeks ended across the NFL there were a few notable performances to keep an eye on as you get set for the Fantasy Football Postseason.

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  4. NFL Trade Machine: Is Matt Forte A Serious Option?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | NFLMocks

    Nov 23, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte avoids a tackle by Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Johnthan Banks during the game at Soldier Field. Mandatory Credit: Caylor Arnold-USA TODAY Sports At first thought, the instant reaction would be no way.

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  5. 6 Chicago Bears Players To Watch In Week 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Rant Sports

    ... have the daunting task of keeping the All-Pro interior lineman away from Cutler during the Bears' aerial attack. Matt Forte, the Bears' best offensive player, will be looking to carve up the NFL's top run defense. Of course, Forte's success will ...

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  6. Bucs QB McCown says defense deserved better fateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Tampa Bay Online

    ... was stripped of the ball while drifting to his left and Chicago took over on the Tampa Bay 13. On the next snap, Matt Forte ran off left guard for the go-ahead score, deftly cutting inside safety Major Wright. On the ensuing play from scrimmage, ...

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  7. Chicago Bears travel to Detroit Lions, Philadelphia Eagles face...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Daily Mail

    ... losses to the New England Patriots and Green Bay Packers. Chicago got two touchdowns from running back Matt Forte during a 21-13 win over Tampa Bay on Sunday and the Bears defense recorded a season-high five sacks. Much-maligned quarterback Jay ...

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  8. Michael Bush to Cardinals: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and ReactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | BleacherReport

    After being released by the Chicago Bears in March, veteran running back Michael Bush has reached an agreement with the Arizona Cardinals heading into Week 13. Bush was signed by the Bears in 2012 after scoring 15 rushing touchdowns over his final two seasons with the Oakland Raiders. He was pegged to create an ideal one-two punch with Matt Forte in the Chicago backfield, but it never materialized like the team hoped.

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  9. Exploiting their weaknesses: The Chicago BearsRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Pride of Detroit

    ... options in Alshon Jeffery , Brandon Marshall and Martellus Bennett. They have a top-tier running back in Matt Forte. Their offensive line isn't great, but Football Outsiders has them in the top half of the league in run blocking and pass protection. ...

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  10. Grizzly Details: Special Teams' Struggles Continue in Bears' WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | NBC Chicago

    ... some distance between themselves and the Vikings. Instead, Marc Trestman opted for a convoluted series that saw Matt Forte run the ball a couple of times and then Cutler threw an interception to end the drive. While it's not easy to score with a ...

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  11. Four things we learned about Bears in Week 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Chicago Tribune

    ... qualify for the postseason still very slim, their effort and desire to win was apparent in the tough running of Matt Forte, the effort for contested catches by Brandon Marshall and Alshon Jeffery, the collective pass rush, and numerous other ...

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  12. The Film Don't Lie: BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | ESPN

    The Chicago Bears freshened up the offense and better utilized running back Matt Forte in their win over the Minnesota Vikings , but when they host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday, they'll have to do a better job exercising patience and taking what the defense gives. Of Chicago's 10 possessions against the Vikings, just four spanned 10 or more plays.

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  13. The Film Don't Lie: VikingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | ESPN

    ... Anthony Barr was credited with five in what was one of the toughest days of his rookie season. Running back Matt Forte shook off Barr's arm-tackle attempt on a 30-yard screen in the first quarter, and Barr was the first of four Vikings to miss on ...

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  14. The Bears Den: November 18, 2014 - Chicago Bears week 12 news & Bears-Vikings analysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Windy City Gridiron

    Larry Mayer's Chalk Talk - Larry discusses the Bears record when Matt Forte rushes for more than 100 yards, passes thrown to Brandon Marshall and Alshon Jeffery, and why the Bears ran the ball late in the first half against the Vikings. 10 thoughts - Mark Potash: With consecutive losses to three of the hottest teams in the league, is it possible the Bears aren't as bad as we thought? Pass protection fueled offense in win - Larry Mayer: After watching the game tape, it was even clearer to Marc Trestman that quality pass protection helped pave the way to the victory.

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  15. Jay Cutler, Chicago Bears Offense Finally Moving in Right DirectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... of three minutes or more, four of which went five-plus minutes. These drives were sustained by running back Matt Forte 's season-high 32 combined touches; by the monstrous efforts of wide receivers Brandon Marshall and Jeffery; by the arrival of one ...

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  16. Winning still not a snap for BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Channel3000

    ... Alshon Jeffery and Brandon Marshall chances to beat shorter defenders. The screen game was also very effective to Matt Forte and the receivers. The offensive line enjoyed its best protection day of the year, preventing a sack against a team that led ...

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  17. Matt Forte rushes for 117 yards to lead former Tulane players in the NFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | NOLA.com

    RB Matt Forte, Chicago Bears: Forte delivered his third 100-yard rushing day of the season in the Bear's 21-13 victory over the Vikings on Sunday. Forte carried the ball a season-high 26 times for 117 yards against Minnesota.

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  18. Bears' Trestman, Marshall approaching Sunday as just another gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... than Brandon working hard in practice," the coach said. "I think that very evidently carried over into the game." Matt Forte's 175 yards from scrimmage (117 rushing, 58 receiving) Sunday were a season high and tied for the sixth highest of his ...

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  19. Rozner: Bears' Long keeps short-term view of successRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... Another way to say it might have been, "Yeah, it's nice to know he has a pulse," but Long is too smart for that. "Matt Forte is the workhorse here, and it's nice to see him with a smile on his face after a game," Long said Sunday afternoon. "He gets ...

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  20. LeGere: Bears look to build some momentumRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... some of the pass rush and give him a different passing spot." A season-high 26 carries (for 117 yards) by Matt Forte had the desired effect of keeping the Vikings' pass rush at bay. It was the most carries in a game by Forte since he had the same ...

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