Forte shouldn't rush back from injury

Bears made a business decision on his contract and now he must do same on return

Originally Published: December 6, 2011
By Ross Tucker | ESPN.com

Take your time, Matt.

That would be my advice to Chicago Bears star running back Matt Forte after he suffered what they are calling a Grade 2 sprain of the MCL in his right knee. Early reports indicate that the injury will take 2 to 6 weeks to heal. If I were Forte, I wouldn't step back on the field until I was completely healthy. In fact, I would think long and hard about even trying to get back on the field this season.

Why should he? He has been an absolute workhorse the last four ...

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