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Matt Forte Owns Maurice Jones-Drew in Fantasy and Won’t Trade Him Back

Matt Forte Owns Maurice Jones-Drew in Fantasy and Won’t Trade Him Back

Just as football fans love their fantasy leagues, so do NFL players. Many of them become just as invested emotionally as everyday players and they also like to ratchet up the competition. But for them, they do it with fellow players. Recently, Reddit shared an anecdote between the SI’s Peter King and ESPN’s fantasy guru,

Injured NFL RBs: Forte Returns to Practice, Titans Johnson Nears Record

With the Chicago Bears looking for the stars to align on Sunday, helping this quest may be running back Matt Forte. Last week against the Arizona Cardinals, Forte suffered a right ankle injury and left the game. He immediately vowed to return for Sunday’s game and may be on the right path. On Thursday, Forte

NFL Injury Report: Giants Nicks Out, Bears’ Forte, Patriots Gronskowski Questionable

Giants Hakeem Nicks is Out As Week Four nears, teams are announcing their last-minute injuries. At the top of the list is New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks. The player has swelling in his knee and on Saturday, the team placed him as out on the injury report. His injury supposedly came in Week

High Ankle Sprain or Not: RB Forte Dodges Bullet, TE Hernandez May Not be So Lucky

In Week 2, two teams saw one of their key players go down with an ankle injury: Chicago Bears’ running back Matt Forte and New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez. Fortunately they are not as bad as they initially seemed. Forte does not have a high ankle sprain but the jury is still out

Packers Get the Last Laugh, Forte’s Injury is a Concern

After the Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler’s trash-talking before Thursday night’s game, you knew the game was doomed. Now that the Green Bay Packers have shown the Bears are who we thought they were (see J’Marcus Webb), it just opened the door for them to take their turn at trash talking–even if it was after the

Raiders Have Not Interest in T.O., Burress; Forte Exits with Ankle Injury

I repeatedly like to say the NFL is the league of second chances. Sometimes three. But for former league wide receivers Terrell Owens, Plaxico Burress and recently Chad Johnson, they may have run out of opportunities. This week it was rumored that the Oakland Raiders were shopping around for a wide receiver due to Jacoby

Deadline Monday: Winners and Losers

The long-awaited July 16 deadline for players to sign a long-term contract with their teams or face playing as franchised player has come and gone. There were some last minute signings and some non-signings that came as a surprise. Let’s take a look. Winners Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice – With less than 90

Optimism on Friday the 13th: Forte Thinks He’ll Sign A Contract, Williams Says He’ll Coach Again

With the Saints feeling some optimism on this Friday the 13th, some other NFL fraternity brothers are also hopeful on this day. Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte has been waiting for a new contract almost longer than Drew Brees. As the July 16 date gets closer, the frustrated player expressed some optimism on Friday