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  1. Forte looking for even more production this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Entering his seventh season, Matt Forte is looking forward to bucking the NFL trend of running backs whose performance deteriorates after the age of 29. Although Forte will be 29 in December, last season was his most productive as he established career bests in rushing yards , receptions , receiving yards and rushing touchdowns .

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  2. Bears Camp Report: Day 6Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | ESPN

    ... didn't seem to affect execution on either side of the ball. Strangely, Brandon Marshall , Alshon Jeffery , and Matt Forte seemed to drop more passes in one day Thursday than they had throughout all of training camp. Jeffery and Forte each dropped ...

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  3. Marshall: Cutler - absolutely' can be MVPRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Lebanon Democrat

    ... rating of 89.2 in Year 1. He has two Pro Bowl receivers - Marshall and Alshon Jeffery - and Pro Bowl running back Matt Forte to work with, not to mention Pro Bowl right guard Kyle Long and former Pro Bowl left tackle Jermon Bushrod. And he has the ...

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  4. Chicago Bears: Brandon Marshall says Jay Cutler 'absolutely' can be MVPRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | TwinCities

    ... of 89.2 in Year 1. He has two Pro Bowl receivers -- Marshall and Alshon Jeffery -- and Pro Bowl running back Matt Forte to work with, not to mention Pro Bowl right guard Kyle Long and former Pro Bowl left tackle Jermon Bushrod. And he has the ...

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  5. Eleven things you need to know from training campsRead the original story

    Yesterday | NFL

    ... three-headed monster of Marshall, Alshon Jeffery and Martellus Bennett -- not to mention the eternally underrated Matt Forte -- can make even average quarterbacks look elite. (Hello, Josh McCown .) Maybe this is the year. And if not, you can count ...

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  6. Ka'Deem Carey to bolster Chicago Bears backfield tandemRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Isportsweb.com

    ... the gridiron. In 2014, it will be likely that Carey will get his touches on situational downs as the back up to Matt Forte who is coming off of a Pro Bowl selection finishing second in rushing last season with 1339 yards on the ground. At 28 years ...

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  7. Marshall: Cutler 'absolutely' can be MVPRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Miami Herald

    ... rating of 89.2 in Year 1. He has two Pro Bowl receivers - Marshall and Alshon Jeffery - and Pro Bowl running back Matt Forte to work with, not to mention Pro Bowl right guard Kyle Long and former Pro Bowl left tackle Jermon Bushrod. And he has the ...

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  8. Brandon Marshall Thinks Jay Cutler Can Be MVPRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NBC Chicago

    If Jay Cutler and Marc Trestman are to be believed, good things are in store for the Chicago Bears offense in the 2014 season.

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  9. Bears Notes: Marshall Says Cutler Could 'Absolutely' Be MVPRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CBS Local

    ... media in Bourbonnais after practice at Olivet Nazarene. "We have a special group at the skill positions like Matt Forte, Alshon (Jeffery), Martellus (Bennett), Q (Marquess Wilson). I think, absolutely." It's a bold belief, considering Cutler's ...

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  10. Marshall sees MVP form in 'different' CutlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ESPN

    ... nse. ... our offensive linemen are studs. They work together. We have a special group at the skill positions like Matt Forte , Alshon [Jeffery] , Martellus [Bennett ] and Q [ Marquess Wilson ]. I think absolutely [Cutler could win MVP]."

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  11. Top 5 Position Battles in Chicago Bears' 2014 Training CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Rant Sports

    ... could use their experience in their favor to overtake the second-year Wilson. Even though it will be hard to take Matt Forte off the field at any given time, the Bears will still have to decide who will back up the Pro Bowl running back. Either ...

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  12. Logjam in battle for backup running backRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Chicago Tribune

    ... of the team's running backs. The longtime assistant has a major plus on his side with Pro Bowl standout Matt Forte at the top of the depth chart. But Peete also agrees with coach Marc Trestman's assessment that there is "a logjam" in the competition ...

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  13. Jay Cutler building rapport with back upsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Windy City Gridiron

    ... comfortable in the system, he has a rapport with all of his No. 1 targets; Alshon Jeffery , Brandon Marshall , Matt Forte and Martellus Bennett. The offense's expectations are very high this year, in part because of the standard they set last year ...

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  14. Ford, Carey Look to Make a Mark in Back-Up BattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | NBC Chicago

    ... by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images) After a season that saw Michael Bush struggle to gain any traction as a back-up to Matt Forte, the Chicago Bears are giving extended looks to two backs this training camp, with rookie Ka'Deem Carey and returning veteran ...

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  15. Bears Bites: Cutler Works with Second Team ReceiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | NBC Chicago

    ... season, and they are playing with a swagger and intensity that has Dan Durkin paying attention. [ CBS Chicago ] -Matt Forte knows that running backs historically see a huge drop in production as they get older, but he wants to reverse that trend. [ ...

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  16. Matt Forte wants to disprove notions about aging running backsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | MSNBC

    ... the productive phase of their career from the final grinding years before retirement. Bears running back Matt Forte turns 29 in December and hopes to change some of the notions that we have about running backs that age during the 2014 season. "I ...

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  17. Fantasy Football 2014: Early Preseason Sleepers and Flex RankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | BleacherReport

    ... running backs put together stellar seasons in 2013 and should have no trouble reproducing those performances. Matt Forte may be a slight surprise at No. 4 overall; however, he's absolutely flourished in Marc Trestman's system, putting up 1,933 yards ...

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  18. Bears' Forte plans to break stereotype of old backsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | NFL

    Bears star Matt Forte is one such elite back, well-versed in both the pass and run game.

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  19. Bears' Matt Forte shows no signs of aging at 28Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... Bears' offense in Year 2 under Marc Trestman, they zero in on Jay Cutler and the passing game. But running back Matt Forte is coming off a career season - even if he doesn't see it that way - and the team should have a better handle on what works ...

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  20. Matt Forte: 'I want to break the stereotype of old running backs going downhill'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | NFLSpinZone

    Jun 17, 2014; Lake Forest, IL, USA; Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte during Chicago Bears minicamp at Halas Hall.

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