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Notebook: Much has changed for Bears, but Forte is still ‘the guy’


EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — On his way to setting the NFL record for receptions by a running back last season, Matt Forte went through the Vikings.

Forte averaged nearly a first down for each of his six catches in the Vikings’ 21-13 loss at Soldier Field a year ago. While the Chicago Bears (2-4) have changed coaching staffs and “everything, really,” coach Mike Zimmer said Wednesday, what remains is quarterback Jay Cutler, receiver Alshon Jeffery and Forte, who is on pace for a career-high 336 carries through six games of his age 29 season.

“He’s the guy on offense,”…

Source:: 1500 ESPN Sportswire

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