Bears' Matt Forte Feels 'Disrespected' By Michael Bush Signing

Friday March 23rd, 2012

When the Chicago Bears brought in Michael Bush this week to be their newest running back, the intent was to have a backup, not a replacement, for featured back Matt Forte. But Forte evidently didn't see it that way, as the Bears' Pro Bowl back was offended by the signing:

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Forte is clearly the better player -- over his last four years with the Bears, he's rushed for a total of 4,233 yards and 21 touchdowns. Bush was one of the best running backs on the market this spring, but his stats -- 2,642 yards and 21 TDs -- pale in comparison.

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