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Matt Forte says goodbye to the Chicago Bears on Instagram

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Matt Forte posted this morning on Instagram that the Bears will not be re-signing him in free agency:

Forte will turn 31 during the 2016 season, but he showed last year that he still has some explosive ability when healthy. He probably isn't the type of back that Mike Mularkey is looking for, Mularkey wants more of a workhorse back, but he would be an immediate upgrade to this Titans offense.

I wouldn't give Forte a long-term deal. Running backs tend to fade quickly after the age of 30, but if he were willing to come here on a short-term, incentive-laden deal, that would be a huge get. Forte is like Dexter McCluster except a whole lot better.