Matt Forte injury update: Bears RB won’t need surgery

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Bears head coach John Fox said on Monday that running back Matt Forte likely won’t need surgery on the knee he injured in Sunday’s 23-20 loss to the Minnesota Vikings.

I’m not sure which side let out a deeper sigh of relief: Bears fans, or Forte, who is up for a new contract at the end of the season.

Fox also specified that while Forte’s knee injury is not a season-ending one, there is no timetable set for his return.

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