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Year in Review: Running Backs

RB Matt Forte (Doug Pensinger/Getty

The Chicago Bears have a great tradition of terrific running backs, and Matt Forte looks like he's ready to carry that torch. Nevertheless, the ground game as a whole was just average and is in need of a big boost. Bear Report takes a look back at 2008 for the RBs while also looking ahead to 2009.

2008 Review After hastily trading away Thomas Jones before the 2007 season and dealing with the colossal disappointment that was first-round bust Cedric Benson, the Bears look to have hit a home run with Matt Forte. RB Adrian PetersonJonathan Daniel/Getty Images Selected in the second round of this past April's NFL Draft, it was easy to overlook the former Tulane Green Wave considering big... Recommended Stories