Good morning and welcome to Bear Bites, your morning rundown of Bears news. Read on for injury updates on Forte and Cutler, what Barber's silence could cost him, a Pro Bowl campaign for Henry Melton, and more Bears news.
Though Lovie Smith hinted that Matt Forte could be available on Sunday, Forte wasn't so confident. (ESPN Chicago)
Jay Cutler says there is an outside chance that he'll be available to play Sunday. (Pro Football Talk)
Marion Barber may get reprimanded if he doesn't speak to the media soon. (Chicago Tribune)
Cutler still has plenty that he wants to prove on the field. (ESPN Chicago)