Praise The Lord that this is finally over. The contract talks between the Bears and Matt Forte seemed to last forever, and today, the Bears and Forte agreed to a new contract right before their deadline. Adam Schefter announced the contract on twitter, check out the details below.
Bears and Matt Forte agreed to a four-year deal. The deal will average about $8 million per year.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) July 16, 2012