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Matt Forte: “It was disheartening” to leave the Chicago Bears

Matt Forte was one of the most productive players in recent memory for the Chicago Bears. In his eight years as the lead running back, Forte ran for 8,602 yards, had 12,718 yards from scrimmage and scored 64 total touchdowns. Forte was phased out of the offense last year to some degree, thanks to the contributions of Jeremy Langford and the Bears probably realizing that they weren't going to compete for the ...

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Matt Forte reportedly to sign with New York Jets

After 9 seasons with the Chicago Bears, Matt Forte is set to move on to a new team Relax Chicago Bears fans, Matt Forte isn't signing with the Green Bay Packers. Instead, he's going to be re-united with wide receiver Brandon Marshall in New York. https://twitter.com/NFLonFOX/status/707663736455102468 He will join  Marshall on a team that was one game away from the playoffs last season and is expected to con ...

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Chicago Bears offseason: Exploring each offensive position

We take a look at the Chicago Bears' biggest offseason needs on the offensive side of the ball It's that time of year to discuss the Chicago Bears positions of need, and as in recent years, they have several.  With a solid coaching staff in place, and a strong draft that yielded several starters and contributors in 2015, the Bears rebuilding phase is well on its way.  But even if he lands a strong 2016 draf ...

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VIDEO: Matt Forte Chicago Bears career highlights

Matt Forte gave Chicago Bears fans eight years of memories On Friday, news broke that the Chicago Bears and running back Matt Forte have parted ways after eight seasons. Forte revealed the news with a message on Instagram thanking the Bears organization and its fans. While the Bears are ready to move on without Forte, the running back will certainly find a home this offseason. But for the duration of his ca ...

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Chicago Bears will NOT re-sign Matt Forte

The Chicago Bears will not bring back running back Matt Forte, turning the job over to second-year back Jeremy Langford. It's official. The Matt Forte era in Chicago is over. The 30-year-old running back announced via Instagram on Friday that he was informed the Chicago Bears would not re-sign him this offseason. This means Forte will be a free agent and can sign with any team. Forte made the Instagram anno ...

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Matt Forte says Jay Cutler plays a “huge role” in him returning to Chicago

The Chicago Bears are facing an important decision with free agent running back Matt Forte this offseason. The Bears will have to decide whether or not to bring back the 30-year-old for his third contract with the team or go with second-year back Jeremy Langford next season. Forte has been a workhorse for the Bears organization since the 2008 season, being the feature back every year. He's produced when the ...

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2015 Chicago Bears Grades: Is Jeremy Langford the future at running back?

2015 Chicago Bears Grades Quarterback | Running Back The Chicago Bears will enter the 2016 NFL offseason with a big decision to make; should they re-sign running back Matt Forte or let him test the free agent waters. The 2015 season saw the potential emergence of Jeremy Langford at the running back position, giving the Bears some hope that he can be the future star at the position. With the emergence of Lan ...

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Report: Matt Forte could return Thursday against Packers

The Chicago Bears will try to forget Sunday's loss to the Denver Broncos as they have a short week and will take on the Green Bay Packers on Thanksgiving. The Bears could be getting a key player back for that game as well. Signs are pointing to running back Matt Forte making his return from an MCL injury he suffered against the Minnesota Vikings in week eight. The Bears have been without Forte for three gam ...

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Bears injury report: Matt Forte, Alshon Jeffery questionable for Sunday’s game vs. Broncos

While running back Matt Forte is still dealing with a knee injury, wide receiver Alshon Jeffery popped up on the injury report this past week. On Friday, the Bears announced that both players are questionable for Sunday's game against the Denver Broncos. Forte was a limited participant in practice on Friday after missing Thursday's session. As for Jeffery, he missed practice again for the second-straight da ...

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Report: Bears fear Matt Forte has MCL injury

The Chicago Bears may have lost more than the game to the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. Running back Matt Forte had to leave the game in the second half with a knee injury and he didn't return. After the game, head coach John Fox didn't speculate on the severity of the injury. Now FOX Sports' Jay Glazer is reporting that the Bears don't think its an ACL injury, but rather an MCL injury. https://twitter.com/M ...

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