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New York Post Apr 26, 2016

Matt Forte tries pressuring Jets brass on Ryan Fitzpatrick

Matt Forte has never taken a handoff from Ryan Fitzpatrick, but that hasn’t stopped him from lobbying for the Jets to re-sign the free-agent quarterback. Forte, the veteran running back whom the Jets signed in March, said Tuesday his “expectations’’ are for Fitzpatrick to “be there’’ this year. “I’d be disappointed [if I don’t] get to...
Newsday Apr 26, 2016

Matt Forte says Jets having Ryan Fitzpatrick back would be 'best thing'

Matt Forte has never taken a handoff from Ryan Fitzpatrick. But the newest Jets running back would like the chance.
Windy City Gridiron Apr 21, 2016

Where do teams find thousand yard running backs?

There was a comment in the thread of this article, ESPN's Mel Kiper mocks his picks for the Bears, that got me to thinking... The comment was in favor of the Chicago Bears drafting a running back in the first round, because "1000 yds rushers don't usually come in the second round." My first thought was; Matt Forte was a 2nd round pick of the Bears and he hit the 1,000 yard mark five of eight seasons in Chicago. My second thought was; Where are thousand yard backs found? So I decided to compile some data on thousand yard backs to see exactly when teams acquired them. I checked the stats...
Chicago Tribune Apr 13, 2016

NFL draft preview: Running backs

As the NFL draft nears, we're taking a 10-day position-by-position look at what's out there and what the Bears need. Here's our assessment at running back. Bears status Matt Forte's eight-season run as the Bears' top tailback ended abruptly in February when general manager Ryan Pace informed him...

NFL draft preview: Running backs

As the NFL draft nears, we're taking a 10-day position-by-position look at what's out there and what the Bears need. Here's our assessment at running back. Bears status Matt Forte's eight-season run as the Bears' top tailback ended abruptly in February when general manager Ryan Pace informed him...

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