Bears RB Matt Forté is upset the team keeps signing running backs while not extending his contract.
The Bears placed the franchise tag on Matt Forté, but GM Phil Emery said Friday that the two sides are still talking about a long-term deal.
The Bears announced Friday night that they have placed the franchise tag on RB Matt Forté.
Unable to sign Matt Forte to a long-term deal so far, the Bears have given him the franchise tag.
PFW caught up with Bears chairman George McCaskey Wednesday at Halas Hall after a forum on health and safety for high school coaches and players concluded.
Coming off his first Pro Bowl appearance, Bears RB Matt Forté said Thursday that he would be open to the franchise tag.
Bears president and CEO Ted Phillips envisions a future in which both Matt Forte and Lovie Smith remain in Chicago for the long haul.
After a strong rookie season, the Cowboys are considering switching Tyron Smith to left tackle for 2012. Read all of this week's NFC Whispers.
Hub Arkush says the Bears have too many glaring needs elsewhere to spend time looking for Brian Urlacher's heir apparent in the 2012 draft.
The Bears announced on Tuesday that they have ruled out QB Jay Cutler and RB Matt Forté for the Week 17 game vs. the Vikings, placing both on injured reserve.
At his press conference Monday, head coach Lovie Smith announced that WR Johnny Knox would miss the rest of the season.
PFW associate editor Dan Parr makes his prediction for the outcome of Sunday's game between the Seahawks and Bears.
Recent developments surrounding the Bears have done nothing to take any heat off GM Jerry Angelo, who is reportedly considering retirement.
The story line for the Bears is already shifting with a playoff appearance looking highly unlikely.
Matt Forté is recovering from an MCL sprain, but the franchise tag still appears to be in his future.