The base value of Matt Forte's three-year deal with the Jets is $12 million with $8 million guaranteed.
Jets agreed to terms with RB Matt Forte, formerly of the Bears.
NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reports the Jets and Dolphins are interested in free agent Matt Forte.
ESPN's Adam Schefter reports the Packers are "expressing interest" in free agent Matt Forte.
According to ESPN Packers reporter Rob Demovsky, "word is" Julius Peppers has been trying to "recruit" free agent Matt Forte to Green Bay.
One source at the Combine predicted free agent Matt Forte will be "hard pressed" to command more than $3 million annually on the open market.
ESPN Colts reporter Mike Wells doesn't see impending free agent Matt Forte as a fit for Indianapolis.
After speaking to "a few NFL folks," ESPN's Jeremy Fowler believes free agent Matt Forte will be "lucky" to command more than $4 million per year on the open market.
The Bears have informed free agent Matt Forte they won't be re-signing him.
ESPN Boston's Mike Reiss believes free agent Matt Forte "could be a perfect fit" with the Patriots.
Mike Reiss of ESPN Boston believes the Patriots will "explore the possibility" of signing impending free agent Matt Forte.
ESPN Bears reporter Jeff Dickerson said impending free agent Matt Forte's chances of returning to Chicago are "slight."
Matt Forte rushed 17 times for 76 yards and caught 3-of-3 targets for 34 yards and a touchdown in the Bears' Week 17 loss to the Lions.
Matt Forte is active for Week 17 against the Lions.