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  1. David Johnson: Chicago Bears Draft Prospect ProfileRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | BearGoggleson

    ... makes him an easy target. The Bears have been seeking a big, short yardage back for several seasons to complement Matt Forte. Going back to Chester Taylor, Marian Barber and Michael Bush, the Bears have been seeking an adequate running mate for ...

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  2. Are the Bears in the Market for a New Running Back?Read the original story

    Sunday | Windy City Gridiron

    ... if they aren't sold on Ka'Deem Carey. Hub Arkush's latest mock has that happening far earlier than most think. Matt Forte's illustrious Bears career since being drafted in the second round of the 2008 draft has resulted in over 1,800 carries for ...

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  3. Chicago Bears Mock Draft: Pace Phones A FriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NFLMocks

    ... big question with him is health and deep speed. John Fox wants a physical team that will run the football. With Matt Forte staging another contract holdout and in the last year of his contract, the time is right for the team to bring in fresh ...

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  4. 2015 NFL Mock Draft 4.0: Round 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | BearGoggleson

    ... He's an excellent receiver, has great size (6'1 224), quick feet, and a smooth running style that reminds me of Matt Forte. The Jets don't have a RB that can catch right now and Johnson would give them a dangerous 3rd down back. This is too low for ...

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  5. This NFL draft class loaded with running backsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Daily Herald

    ... Bears would have to at least consider him with the 39th overall pick, even though they have do-it-all workhorse Matt Forte and added Jacquizz Rodgers in free agency to challenge Ka'Deem Carey for playing time. Otherwise, running back will not be an ...

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  6. Will Bears go easy on Forte this season?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Daily Herald

    It's doubtful that Matt Forte will get as many touches this year as the 368 he had last year or the 363 he had the year before. First of all, Forte will be 30 in December, the age at which most NFL running backs start to decline -- precipitously.

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  7. Fan Mock Draft: Bears On The ClockRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Philadelphia Eagles

    ... receiving last season for West Virginia. The Bears still have one of the best all-purpose backs in the league in Matt Forte. The Bears could fortify the offensive line with either Brandon Scherff, who has been projected by some experts to move from ...

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  8. NFL Trade Machine: Matt Forte DestinationsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | NFLMocks

    Dec 9, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte runs the ball during the first quarter against the Dallas Cowboys at Soldier Field. Mandatory Credit: Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports A contract dispute has put the Chicago Bears at odds with their star running back Matt Forte.

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  9. Chicago Bears: Best option with the 7th pick?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | NFLSpinZone

    ... of team are they trying to build in the NFC North? The Bears had a 1000 yard rusher and receiver last season in Matt Forte and Alshon Jeffery . Yet the touchdown totals were low for both, and Jay Cutler himself was the second leading rusher. Brandon ...

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  10. Jermon Bushrod throws his weight behind Jay Cutler, Matt ForteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Bushrod became the latest Bears offensive lineman to voice offseason support for Jay Cutler and also addressed Matt Forte 's absence from the team's voluntary workout program. Amid the buzz associated with the new regime at Halas Hall, Bears running ...

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  11. 2015 NFL Draft: 5 Washington Redskins Rumors You Need To KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Rant Sports

    ... tape. Here's my look at him heading toward the draft. Read More The Chicago Bears must strongly consider trading Matt Forte to move up in the 2015 NFL Draft and select quarterback Marcus Mariota. Read More

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  12. Chicago Bears Could Trade Matt Forte to Move Up to Select Marcus MariotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Rant Sports

    ... be in desperate need for a game changer at the running back position. Even though trading talented running back Matt Forte would be seen by many as the equivalent of giving up on the 2015 season, it would be the necessary piece, along with the No. 7 ...

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  13. Chicago Bears Shouldn't Panic Over Matt Forte's No-Show At Team WorkoutsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Rant Sports

    The initial reaction to Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte not showing up to team voluntary workouts was that he was sending a strong message regarding his desire for a new contract. The good news for the Bears is there is no reason to panic, at least not yet.

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  14. Bears' Matt Forte skips voluntary workout, tells fans to relaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Sporting News

    If those in the Bears locker room are looking for familiar faces after the team hired a new GM and coaching staff, they won't find it in front of Matt Forte's locker. The veteran running back was a no-show for the start of the voluntary offseason workout program, The Chicago Tribune reported Monday.

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  15. Bears to meet Winston; Chicago set to swap?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | CBS Sports

    ... board third or fourth overall, the Bears could open trade talks with the Jacksonville Jaguars with running back Matt Forte and the seventh overall pick. Forte is skipping offseason workouts and hopeful of a new deal. The Jaguars need a bell-cow back ...

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  16. Bears' NFL draft preview: Running backsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | ChicagoSports.com

    ... out there and what the Bears need. Amid the buzz associated with the new regime at Halas Hall, Bears running back Matt Forte was conspicuously absent Monday for the beginning of the voluntary offseason program. Amid the buzz associated with the new ...

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  17. Matt Forte Skips First Day of Chicago Bears OTA'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | BearGoggleson

    Dec 28, 2014; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte answers questions from the media after the game with the Minnesota Vikings at TCF Bank Stadium. The Vikings win 13-9.

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  18. Forte absent from workout as contract tension loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | UPI

    John Fox assembled his new Chicago Bears team for the first time Monday minus, arguably, the entire offense from last season. Last year, Matt Forte was on the field for 92.1 percent of the Bears' offensive snaps, but he was nowhere to be found at Halas Hall, according to the Chicago Tribune.

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  19. Matt Forte not at Chicago's voluntary workouts on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | MSNBC

    The Bears' starting running back worked out on Monday, but not with his Chicago teammates as the club began its voluntary training. According to Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune , Forte informed the Bears he wouldn't be present for the club's workouts on Monday.

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  20. Bearsa Matt Forte not at Halas Hall, says to relaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Entering the final year of his Bears contract, Matt Forte was noticeably absent from the first day of voluntary team offseason workouts Monday at Halas Hall. The running back wants a new contract as he enters the final season of a four-year, $30 million deal signed in 2012.

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