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Matt Forte facing contract questions as practice begins

Matt Forte facing contract questions as practice begins

Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte would love to soon distance himself from contract chatter. Training camp has begun, the season is nearing and Forte would prefer at this point to direct his focus exclusively to his on-field responsibilities. Yet after Thursday morning’s training camp practice at Olivet Nazarene University, Forte was again asked whether he still felt a tinge of disappointment that Bears general manager Ryan Pace had rebuffed his request for an early extension, pushing the 29-year-old running back into a contract year with much to prove. “You can’t have your cake and eat it too,” Forte said with an accepting shrug. Any disappointment...

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