TE Greg Olsen has only one catch in each of his past three games and none of the three grabs has resulted in a gain of more than nine yards, but he could be targeted more frequently against Minnesota.
The Bears' defense has carried the team for much of the season, and it will again in a win on Sunday, according to PFW's Dan Parr.
Chicago's offense could use more of a boost from Chester Taylor in the final quarter of the season, especially with the weather becoming more of a factor in games.
One week after he averaged a season-high 8.4 yards per carry, feeding Matt Forté a steady diet of carries should be part of Mike Martz's game plan Sunday.
Take a quick stroll down memory lane with PFW for a recap of the Bears' Week 13 contests each of the last five seasons.
RB Matt Forté should have another productive game against the Lions' 24th-ranked run defense in Week 13.
After trying to make it as a pass-first offense earlier in the season, offensive coordinator Mike Martz has shown a greater commitment to handing RB Matt Forté the ball since the Bears' Week Eight bye.
Take a quick stroll down memory lane with PFW for a recap of the Bears' Week 12 contests each of the last five seasons.
Owners with good depth at running back ought to at least consider not playing Matt Forté this week against the Eagles' eighth-ranked run defense.
Matt Forté and Julius Peppers were among those who stood out for the Bears in their Week 11 win over the Dolphins.
Take a quick stroll down memory lane with PFW for a recap of the Bears' Week 10 contests each of the last five seasons.
It's hard to imagine Bears RBs Matt Forté and Chester Taylor being very productive against Minnesota, which ranks sixth against the run.
One of the encouraging developments from the Bears' win over Buffalo is that the running game struggled and Mike Martz didn't give up on it.
Bears RB Matt Forté had a perfect opportunity to break out of his funk on Sunday, but for a number of reasons, he wasn't able to do so.
Associate editor Dan Parr says the Bears will end their losing streak in Toronto.