Originally written on The Football Fan Spot  |  Last updated 10/13/14
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According to the Chicago Tribune, Jay Cutler could be getting a long term deal from the Bears before Matt Forte. Cutler is due 16.17 million over the final 2 years of his deal, while Matt Forte has yet to sign his 7.7 million dollar franchise tender in hopes of a long term deal. These are the first real rumblings of a Cutler extension and an extension would likely not sit well with Forte, who was angered earlier this offseason when the Bears gave 3 million dollars per year to Michael Bush to be his backup.
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