Bears, Forte agree on new deal-- Mon Jul 16 12:43 pm --
$8 million per year average
The Chicago Bears and running back Matt Forte have agreed to terms on a contract, a league source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
The Bears had placed their franchise tag on Forte. (ESPN)
FF Today's Take:The deal is reportedly set to give the Bears running back an average of $8 million per year. With no risk of a holdout, expect Forte's current ADP of 2.04 to rise over the coming weeks.