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Matt Forte carries the ball against the Carolina Panthers at Soldier Field. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Shepkowski: The Good, Bad and Ugly of Bears-Panthers

It doesn’t get categorized as “pretty” but 2-2 looks much better a quarter of the way through the regular season than 1-3 would. The running game was much improved compared to the last two weeks, but there were still plenty of weak spots on both sides of the ball where the Bears need to improve.

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