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Sep 28, 2014
FFChamps.com
Bears running back Matt Forte rushed 23 times for 122 yards and caught four passes for 34 yards in Sunday's loss to the Packers.Fantasy Spin:It was clear Chicago was trying to establish something on the ground as 19 of their first 33 plays were runs. Forte did fail to find the end zone again, so a quarter of the way through the year, Forte is still scoreless.
Sep 28, 2014
Rotoworld
Matt Forte rushed 23 times for 122 yards and caught four passes for 34 yards in Sunday's Week 4 loss to the Packers.
Sep 26, 2014
ESPN Fantasy Football
Kristen Balboni explains why slow-starting RBs Eddie Lacy and Matt Forte could be due to break out in Week 4.
Chicago Sun-Times Sep 28, 2014

Bear Market: What’s rising and falling in Week 4

RISING Matt Forte’s stats — The running back used 171 yards from scrimmage to suprass 10,000 for his career. He’s second only to Walter Payton — whose film he watched before Sunday’s game — on the Bears’ all-time list. Triple-digit Marty — Tight end Martellus Bennett had the first 100-plus-yard game of his career Sunday, catching nine balls for 134 yards. Home woes — The Bears are 0-2 at Soldier Field and 2-0 otherwise. “These are games we have...
FFChamps.com Sep 28, 2014

Matt Forte Gains 156 Total Yards vs. Packers

Bears running back Matt Forte rushed 23 times for 122 yards and caught four passes for 34 yards in Sunday's loss to the Packers.Fantasy Spin:It was clear Chicago was trying to establish something on the ground as 19 of their first 33 plays were runs. Forte did fail to find the end zone again, so a quarter of the way through the year, Forte is still scoreless.
KFFL Sep 28, 2014

Bears | Matt Forte finally shows up

Chicago Bears RB Matt Forte ...
Rotoworld Sep 28, 2014

Forte piles up 156 total yards on 27 touches - Matt Forte (RB) Chicago Bears

Matt Forte rushed 23 times for 122 yards and caught four passes for 34 yards in Sunday's Week 4 loss to the Packers.
Chicago Sun-Times Sep 26, 2014

Matt Forte eager to jump-start the running game

Catching a pass only goes so far in the versatile world of Matt Forte. As effective a receiver as he is, he still is a running back, and the Bears’ ground game is stuck in ­neutral. “I still want to run the ball way more effectively than we have been,” Forte said Thursday when asked if his role as a pass catcher eased his run-game frustrations. “We’re working on that; we need to do that.” Most of the Bears’ problems are rooted in circumstance. There...

Matt Forte 'frustrated' with rush woes

LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte insists statistics aren’t important but admits to feeling “frustrated” about the team’s inability thus far to run the ball effectively. After averaging 4.8 yards per attempt on an 82-yard day in the season opener against Buffalo, Forte has rushed for a total of 54 yards the last two games with an average of 2.2 yards per carry. “It is frustrating during the game,” Forte said.
New York Post Sep 19, 2014

Jets can’t overlook Bears running back Matt Forte

The Jets must beware of a particular Bear on Monday night at MetLife Stadium. Overlook Bears running back Matt Forte and the Jets will pay. There has been such an...

Forte: Hester 'Hall of Fame worthy'

LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte picked up his phone Thursday night knowing full well former teammate Devin Hester would soon be reading hundreds of text messages congratulating him for breaking the NFL's record for return touchdowns. "He's a close friend of mine," Forte said. "But I knew he was going to read every text message. I definitely had to give him props on breaking the record. I just told him congratulations, all his hard work paid off even when people were saying, 'Ah, he's not going to break [the record],' or 'he's done.
Northwest Herald Sep 8, 2014

Forte leaves lasting impression

CHICAGO – Matt Forte took his time, keeping his back turned to the pack of reporters waiting in front of his locker Sunday afternoon.

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