The Bears Beat (03.27.12): Forte has contract offer on table

March 27th, 2012 - 5:36 pm

Bears president Ted Phillips says the Bears have made a “strong offer” to running back Matt Forte that offers fair compensation comparatively to his worth to the team. The defending Super Bowl champion New York Giants will host the Dallas Cowboys in the NFL season-opener this year. And Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy says the Bears have “definitely” gotten better this offseason.

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