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Peerman May Be Ideal Complement

RB Cedric Peerman (Kevin C. Cox/Getty)

It seems silly to think the Chicago Bears are in the market for a running back. But after almost driving Matt Forte into the ground his rookie campaign, the Midway Monsters need a secondary option. Should the front office look to the draft as opposed to free agency, Cedric Peerman of Virginia makes sense.

The Bears really need a complementary piece for Matt Forte in the backfield, or else the next great running back in the Windy City will have a career closer in length to the fragile Gale Sayers than the indestructible Walter Payton. Forte was sensational as a second-round draft pick and set a franchise rookie record with 1,238 yards on the ground, but he didn't do much in the month of December...

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