Matt Forte, Kelvin Hayden, and Other Bears Training Camp News

We are closing in on the start of football, with the Bears’ first preseason game against the Buffalo Bills set for this Saturday, so let’s take a look at some of the news surrounding Bear football leading up to their first time on the field this season.
Matt Forte Possibly Skipping Week 1 of the Preseason
Matt Forte’s contract issue has been heavily covered by the Chicago media, and there is a new wrinkle in the negotiations that has just come up.  Forte has said that, if he doesn’t have a new contract by game time, he will skip the Bears’ preseason opener against the Bills.
Although this isn’t a huge issue, it shows that Forte is serious about getting a raise from the $550,000 he was set to make this season.
This is not, however, solely a power move by Forte, but rather a safety one.  He fears that if he were to

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