Forte, Bears hold off Falcons

Atlanta, GA ( – Matt Forte rushed for 80 yards and two
touchdowns to lead the Chicago Bears to a 27-13 victory over the Atlanta
Falcons on Sunday.

Jay Cutler completed 26-of-38 passes for 381 yards and a touchdown, while
Forte also added 77 yards on 10 catches for the Bears (3-3), who snapped a
two-game skid.

Alshon Jeffery and Brandon Marshall totaled 136 and 113 receiving yards,
respectively, and Josh Morgan had a receiving touchdown in the win.

Matt Ryan threw for 271 yards on 19-of-37 passing with a touchdown and an
interception and Antone Smith had a 41-yard receiving score for Atlanta (2-4),
which lost its third straight game.