NFL Football

#22
Matt Forte
Carries Yards TD
32 116 0
Team: New York JetsHt/Wt: 6-2/218 NFFC ADP: 130.26
Position: RBBorn: 12/10/1985 Birthplace: Lake Charles, LA
College: TulaneDraft: 2nd Round 13th pick by Bears (2008)


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Oct. 15, 2017 1:34 PM PT2:34 PM MT3:34 PM CT4:34 PM ET20:34 GMT4:34 1:34 PM MST3:34 PM EST3:34 PM CT0:34 UAE (+1)16:34 ETNaN:� - Matt Forte ran for 22 yards on nine carries Sunday in the New York Jets' 24-17 loss to the New England Patriots. He added eight receptions for 59 yards.
Analysis: Forte looked like he was at least capable of adding some life to the Jets' offense in the passing game.
Oct. 11, 2017 12:10 PM PT1:10 PM MT2:10 PM CT3:10 PM ET19:10 GMT3:10 12:10 PM MST2:10 PM EST2:10 PM CT23:10 UAE15:10 ETNaN:� - Forte will play Sunday against the Patriots after sitting out the last two weeks with a toe injury.
Analysis: Forte should get a decent number of carries with Bilal Powell expected to sit out with a calf injury.
Oct. 5, 2017 7:49 AM PT8:49 AM MT9:49 AM CT10:49 AM ET14:49 GMT22:49 7:49 AM MST9:49 AM EST9:49 AM CT18:49 UAE10:49 ETNaN:� - Forte (toe) has been ruled out of Sunday's game against the Browns after being unable to practice this week.
Analysis: After how well Bilal Powell and rookie Elijah McGuire ran the ball last week, the Jets probably won't be rushing back Forte.
Sep. 27, 2017 10:13 AM PT11:13 AM MT12:13 PM CT1:13 PM ET17:13 GMT1:13 10:13 AM MST12:13 PM EST12:13 PM CT21:13 UAE13:13 ETNaN:� - As expected, Forte (toe) has been ruled out of Sunday's game against the Jaguars. He is reportedly considered week-to-week.
Analysis: X-rays were negative, but Forte could end up missing a few games. This would seemingly up the value of Bilal Powell, but he's been struggling and rooke sixth-round pick Elijah McGuire has been taking away some of his touches.
Sep. 24, 2017 12:52 PM PT1:52 PM MT2:52 PM CT3:52 PM ET19:52 GMT3:52 12:52 PM MST2:52 PM EST2:52 PM CT23:52 UAE15:52 ETNaN:� - Matt Forte ran for 25 yards on eight carries Sunday in the New York Jets' 20-6 win over the Miami Dolphins.
Analysis: There was a Matt Forte sighting in New Jersey, yet he still does not have any fantasy value at the moment.
Sep. 17, 2017 4:47 PM PT5:47 PM MT6:47 PM CT7:47 PM ET23:47 GMT7:47 4:47 PM MST6:47 PM EST6:47 PM CT3:47 UAE (+1)19:47 ETNaN:� - Matt Forte ran for 53 yards on nine carries Sunday in the New York Jets' 45-20 loss to the Oakland Raiders. He added four receptions for 38 yards.
Sep. 10, 2017 1:48 PM PT2:48 PM MT3:48 PM CT4:48 PM ET20:48 GMT4:48 1:48 PM MST3:48 PM EST3:48 PM CT0:48 UAE (+1)16:48 ETNaN:� - Matt Forte ran for 16 yards on six carries Sunday in the New York Jets' 21-12 loss to the Buffalo Bills. He added three receptions for 20 yards.
Analysis: A fantasy stud as recently as 2014, Sunday was a reminder that 2014 was three years ago.
Aug. 29, 2017 3:53 PM PT4:53 PM MT5:53 PM CT6:53 PM ET22:53 GMT6:53 3:53 PM MST5:53 PM EST5:53 PM CT2:53 UAE (+1)18:53 ETNaN:� - NFL Network reported Tuesday that the Jets are making Forte available for trade.
Analysis: Forte is due to make a guaranteed $4 million this season, which may be an impediment to a deal given his age (32 in December) and the mileage he's accumulated during a nine-season career. In addition to ranking third among active backs in carries (2,253), Forte was hampered last season by a knee injury and missed most of training camp with a hamstring ailment.
Aug. 1, 2017 4:34 PM PT5:34 PM MT6:34 PM CT7:34 PM ET23:34 GMT7:34 4:34 PM MST6:34 PM EST6:34 PM CT3:34 UAE (+1)19:34 ETNaN:� - Forte is day-to-day with a tweaked hamstring and coach Todd Bowles has no immediate timetable on when he might return to practice.
Analysis: Forte missed practice Tuesday after being hurt Monday, and the Jets might opt to take it slow with the veteran to be sure he's ready for the regular season. Bowles didn't seem to indicate that the injury is serious. Forte also dealt with a hamstring issue last summer, but was ready for the season opener.
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