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  1. Is signing Ray Rice worth it?Read the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | USA Today

    ... incorporate a consistent load of dump offs and screens in their offenses. Think Le'Veon Bell of the Steelers and Matt Forte of the Bears - two running backs who add an entirely different element to their game by catching passes out of the backfield. ...

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  2. Chicago Bears Must Cut Ties With Marc TrestmanRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Rant Sports

    ... the Bears' depth chart, they had Brandon Marshall , Alshon Jeffery , Martellus Bennett and, most importantly, Matt Forte in the starting lineup. If that isn't enough "ammunition," then Trestman needs to seek employment somewhere else. Which is why I ...

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  3. Why didn't Bears run the ball more?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chicago Bears

    ... when they fell behind by 14 points in the second half, they had to abandon the short passes and throw downfield. Matt Forte had just five rushes for six yards, and the Bears' eight rushing attempts as a team were the fewest in franchise history. Why ...

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  4. Calvin Johnson, Lions dominate BearsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Hays Daily News

    ... Tight end Martellus Bennett caught eight passes from Jay Cutler for 109 yards. And Brandon Marshall and Matt Forte each had six receptions. "I am not too sure what they have done so far this year as an offense," Johnson said. "But I do know they ...

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  5. Like/dislike: Looking for one true fantasy QBRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | NFL

    ... Bears looked like they had a great game plan. For one drive. And then they seemingly made few adjustments. Matt Forte struggled a bit, but that was only because the Bears decided to not even try to run the ball against the Lions . Brandon Marshall ...

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  6. Chicago Bears' Thanksgiving Meltdown Could Be Sign of Things To ComeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Rant Sports

    ... not to try. That's right, Trestman turned his offense completely one dimensional and neutralized his best weapon, Matt Forte , by barely giving him the football. Jay Cutler again seems to fail to have any accuracy on his deep balls, and Trestman ...

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  7. Bears Vs Lions: Notes, Scribbles, and Things Jotted DownRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Windy City Gridiron

    ... Patriots . But if I ever see another screen on 3rd and long again, it'll be too soon. If I see another pass to Matt Forte that only goes to the line of scrimmage with a linebacker bearing down on him, it'll be too soon. Speaking of odd Matt Forte ...

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  8. Marc Trestman-Jay Cutler Partnership Is Still Failing the Chicago BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... "It's just frustrating because as a team, the talent we have, we definitely are underachieving," running back Matt Forte said. "Some guys have to do some soul-searching for the rest of the season and plan how they want to play the rest of these ...

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  9. Chicago Bears' Week 13 Report CardRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Rant Sports

    ... touchdown passes got the offense going early, but Cutler couldn't keep that rhythm in the Motown. Grade: C- Matt Forte had a miniscule five carries for six yards throughout the entire game thanks to the excessive use of screen passes as an extension ...

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  10. Offense can't sustain successRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Northwest Herald

    ... matching score for score,” Trestman said. “We couldn't do that.” The Bears ran the ball with Matt Forte a total of five times, an incredibly low number, even against the league's best run defense, but Trestman believes wwall the ...

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  11. There's no defense for the Bears' inept offenseRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | ChicagoSports.com

    ... turnovers. The Bears have bucked up for left tackle Jermon Bushrod, tight end Martellus Bennett and running back Matt Forte and have an offensive-minded head coach hailed as a quarterback whisperer. "It's just frustrating because as a team, the ...

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  12. Chicago Bears vs. Detroit Lions: Full Report Card Grades for ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... struggles were a big reason why Chicago was unable to come away with a victory against Detroit. For weeks Matt Forte has been Chicago's most consistent producer on offense, but he was a non-factor against the Detroit Lions in Week 13. He ran the ...

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  13. Bears' Inability to Make In-Game Adjustments, Move Ball Downfield Growing OldRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... coverage for a 65-yard touchdown. Yet the duo received exactly half of Cutler's 48 passing attempts. Running back Matt Forte and tight end Martellus Bennett combined for 20, leaving four to guys who aren't in the Bears' "Big Four." Why is that ...

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  14. Bears' play-calling inexplicably puzzling againRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... a reprint consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article. Two-time Pro Bowl running back Matt Forte got 5 carries, which produced 6 yards. The argument could be made that the running game wasn't working, but it's impossible to ...

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  15. Barry Rozner Rozner: Thankfully, Bearsa season nearing endRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... the ball back with 3:18 and a chance to take the lead back before the half. Their response was a short pass to Matt Forte that lost 2 yards and another short pass to Forte that gained 3, but Garza was nailed for another hold and it left the Bears ...

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  16. Well, that's settled: season on scrap heap, playoff scenarios a mirageRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... that all is well. It isn't. Something isn't working. Everything isn't working, evident in the damning words of Matt Forte. @Hank Reardon1: Hope Trestman's work visa in Canada is still good. "Deport" him back to the CFL and take Phil Emery and Jay ...

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  17. Bears waste good start, fall to Lions 34-17Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... had not scored this many points since a 35-14 win over the New York Giants in the season opener. Chicago's Matt Forte was a non-factor on the ground, finishing with 6 yards on five carries. Cutler went 31 of 48 for 280 yards with two fourth-quarter ...

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  18. Chicago Bears offense can't sustain fast startRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Northwest Herald

    ... matching score for score,” Trestman said. “We couldn't do that.” The Bears ran the ball with Matt Forte a total of five times, an incredibly low number, even against the league's best run defense, but Trestman believes that all ...

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  19. Matt Forte: Talent only gets you so farRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | ESPN

    Matt Forte almost made it out, but once again, his path was blocked. As reporters huddled at different lockers trying to make sense out of a desultory 34-17 loss to the Detroit Lions , Forte put on his sports coat and grabbed a camouflage rolling bag and headed toward the door.

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  20. Four Downs: Megatron still best weapon in footballRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Detroit Lions

    ... in the game. That's right. That's not a misprint. The league's seventh-leading rusher coming into the game - Matt Forte - rushed just five times for six yards and the Bears had just 13 rushing yards as a team. It's getting to a point where teams are ...

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