Quick Take: Forte, Bears run over Rams

It was over when ...
The Rams had been outscored 99-10 in the first half of their previous three games. The Bears jumped out to a 24-3 first-half lead and never let up in the second half.

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Running back Matt Forte continued to impress during his rookie campaign. Forte, who leads all rookies in scrimmage yards, rushed for 132 yards and two touchdowns, including a 47-yard run in the second quarter as the Bears started to pull away. (Watch the highlights.)

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Chicago held St. Louis to only 14 rushing yards.

Rams quarterback Marc Bulger left the game after taking a blow to the head early in the first quarter, and was replaced by Trent Green. Third-string quarterback Brock Berlin played in the fourth quarter. ... Running back Steven Jackson missed his fourth game in five weeks with a thigh injury. ... Bears quarterback Kyle Orton has won five of his past seven starts and hasn't thrown an interception since Week 4.

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