Bears sign RB Bush; Forte says he’s been ‘dis­re­spected’

The Washington Times Daily - - Sports -

LAKE FOR­EST, ILL. | Michael Bush is join­ing the Chicago Bears, per­haps to team with Matt Forte and give the team two hard and ef­fec­tive run­ners who can al­ter­nate pun­ish­ing de­fenses.

Or maybe in a more vis­i­ble role should Forte hold out.

Bush played four sea­sons for the Oak­land Raiders, gain­ing 2,642 yards (4.2 yards per carry) and scor­ing 21 touch­downs. The pow­er­ful 245-pound back had his most pro­duc­tive sea­son in 2011, set­ting ca­reer highs in rushes (256), yards (977), touch­downs (7), re­cep­tions (37) and yards re­ceiv­ing (418). He mostly

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