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Matt Forte vs. Walter Payton, First Seven Years

As the Chicago Bears prepare for the 2015 season, the discussions about Matt Forte’s contract extension have already started. Forte is 29 years old, entering his eighth season in the NFL. He’ll be the sixth highest paid running back in the league to start the season with a yearly average salary of $7,600,000. This will be the final year of the deal. While the trade talks swirl...
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Chicago Bears 2015 NFL schedule

The Chicago Bears will open their 2015 schedule with a home game against division rival Green Bay Packers on Sunday, Sept. 13. The Bears will play two prime-time games in 2015: Monday night, Nov. 9, against the Chargers in San Diego and on Thanksgiving night versus the Packers in Green Bay. Head coach John Fox and coordinators Adam Gase (offense) and Jeff Rodgers (special teams...
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Is Matt Forte An Elite Running Back?

The Chicago Bears began their voluntary offseason workout program on Monday, so no drama right? It may turn out to not be a big deal, but running back Matt Forte wasn’t present. He wants a new deal, entering the last year of his current four-year contract and yes it’s only voluntary but not meeting with the new coaching staff doesn’t look good. Forte assured fans that it...
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Chicago Bears: Matt Forte absent from voluntary workouts

Chicago Bears veteran running back Matt Forte was absent from the team’s first voluntary workouts on Monday. Most reports claim that this is Forte’s way of telling the organization that he is unhappy with his current contract situation. Forte has one year left on his current deal, which he signed back in 2012. It is unknown with the new Bears regime, whether the team plans to...
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Is Matt Forte of the Chicago Bears gearing up for a holdout?

The Chicago Bears kicked off the first phase of their 2015 season on on Monday, but one of the most important cogs in their machine was missing. According to a report by Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune, running back Matt Forte no-showed… AROUND COVER32 2015 NFL Draft Preview: The top-10 safeties on the board Power Rankings: Rating every NFL team from 1-32 in mid-April “Amid...
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Matt Forte defends missing Bears voluntary workouts

While we shouldn’t read too much into this, it’s still something to keep an eye on moving forward. Having to deal with his third coaching staff in four years, Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte was a no-show for the team’s first voluntary workouts of the spring. Forte, who is working out on his own, apparently informed the Bears that he wouldn’t be on hand with the rest...
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This May Be Matt Forte’s Last Year As A Chicago Bear

The Chicago Bears started their voluntary offseason workout program on Monday, but there was one player who wasn’t present: Matt Forte. The 29-year-old running back has been one of the most consistent Bears since he entered the NFL in 2008. He’s also been one of the most versatile running backs in all of football. The Chicago Tribune’s Brad Biggs reported that Forte was...
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Female Friday: This girl makes Matt Forte of the Chicago Bears look good

#Bears @JustStephyC — Sexy NFL Fans (@SexyNFLFan) March 7, 2015 AROUND COVER32 Bold Predictions: Five things that will happen in the NFL in mid-April First and 10: The 10 best free agents still on the market You may also be interested in: Female Friday: This girl makes Matt Forte of the Chicago Bears look good PEDs: New York Giants linebacker suspended...
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Chicago Bears: Pace adds former Falcons RB Rodgers

Ryan Pace is certainly taking advantage of one-year, “prove-it” type deals. Jacquizz Rodgers It was announced Tuesday the Chicago Bears have signed former Atlanta Falcons running back Jacquizz Rodgers to a one-year deal. This is the 10th free-agent signing for the team since early March and seventh to be signed to a one-year deal. Pace and director of player personnel Josh...
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Exploring Trade Options For Matt Forte? Rumors Indicate Yes

Brad Biggs, Bears beat reporter for the Chicago Tribune, recently wrote an article entitled “Does it make sense to trade Matt Forte?,” and the answer is yes. Recent rumors flying around indicate that the near 30 year-old running back could get dealt if the right package comes along. Sports Mockery saw the writing on the wall and pointed out eight clear reasons why trading Forte...
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February 21, 2015  |  Discuss

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