Matt Forte RUMORS & NEWS

  • Matt Forte to retire with Bears

    Fanrag Sports "Matt Forte, after announcing his retirement last week, will put a ceremonial bow on his career by signing a one-day contract with the Chicago Bears. The running back spent a decade in Chicago’s backfield before playing two seasons with the New York Jets. The 32-year-old had one year left..." March 05

  • Former Bears RB Matt Forte retires

    Chicago Sun-Times "Matt Forte, the do-everything running back who spent most of his career as the Bears’ best running back since Walter Payton, is retiring. “To the McCaskey family and the entire Chicago Bears organization, thank you for the honor of allowing me to be a part of the rich Chicago Bears tradition..." February 28

  • Matt Forte's 'days are numbered' with Jets

    Sportsnaut "During the 2017 season, Matt Forte failed to reach 800 yards for the first time in his career. The running back probably won’t have a chance to redeem himself with the New York Jets. ESPN’s Rich Cimini said the veteran’s “days are numbered” in New York, where Forte has spent the last two..." January 11

  • Jets place veteran Matt Forte on IR, ending his season

    Yardbarker "The 2017 season has been one full of frustration and injuries for New York Jets running back Matt Forte. Now it’s over, as the Jets have placed the veteran on injured reserve heading into the final weekend of the current campaign. The team also put Akeem Judd on IR, activating running back..." December 30

  • Jets Matt Forte ruled out vs. Bucs with swelling in surgically repaired knee

    New York Daily News "Running back Matt Forte has been ruled out of the Jets' game at the Buccaneers on Sunday because of swelling in his surgically repaired right knee. Forte said Friday he's played with swelling in the knee "for a while." But over last weekend, after Forte rushed for 77 yards on a season-high 14..." November 10

  • Matt Forte unloads on Jets offensive coordinator John Morton for abandoning the run in loss to Falcons

    New York Daily News "Matt Forte was blindsided by an odd coaching audible that helped the Jets crumble for a third consecutive week. You don't need to have an advanced degree in offensive play-calling to understand the best two-part strategy in inclement weather: 1) Run the damn ball, and 2) Run it some..." October 29