Found April 18, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:
PLAYERS: Matt Forte
TEAMS: Chicago Bears
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Dan Pompei of the Chicago Tribune believes it’s unlikely the Bears will trade running back Matt Forte, but he also doesn’t believe it can be completely ruled out either.

As Pompei points out, the problem with trading Forte is that the Bears would still need to sign him to the long-term deal that he desires and they don’t want to pay him. But if a team was willing to make the Bears an offer they couldn’t refuse, it could happen.

In the end, the best  move for the Bears would be to trade him away for in order to receive some type of compensation in return for him.

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  • the best thing that could happen to forte is to be traded FROM the bears---they are notoriously tight and want more than they are willing to pay for,but that's chicago for you---in fact---that's illinoizzzzzz for you----the farther forte can get from that corrupt state the better off he'll be---

    Illinois is undeniably the armpit of the country
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