Matt Bowen weighs in on the Bears giving Matt Forte the franchise tag during Monday's CTL - 3/5
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Matt Forte gets the franchise tag -- Dwayne Bowe gets the franchise tag today area Foster gets a big deal Steve Johnson gets media. Vincent Jackson does not your thoughts first -- Forte. Well I think just the right -- now if you can't do more to do everything that we've got to keep. The question always said that I was kind of surprised with a -- lose -- -- -- -- because it does place that you reckless position. Running backs those those -- holes like hole except how many commit to. So. The Mets who want to deal I don't know I don't local book I think right now though the focus is looking ahead Matt Forte in the country he's a top five running. Going to give myself once -- The veteran Thompson Vincent Jackson surprised them that this free agent class is very small now because smaller. By the day because guys got re sign -- franchise of Vincent Jackson he's surprised. We'll see -- on rewards for us pay for that. Now with Forte they can also than franchise and the following season sure sort of controlled two more years to do and that in and that's under from a player as far as I understand you wanna be taken care -- you wanna be rewarded with a contract -- security. But Matt's also getting under -- just under a million to carry the ball as yourself like. But no longer is it good money good money to play football I think you still play -- not gonna impact at all and a coach Tice is office to produce. Does the lynch deal Marshawn Lynch and they fear in -- to deal to those completely below. The bears' hopes of signing met for less you know them a less attractive deal from that perspective I think that wolf. From that perspective it's great. It's pretty -- agents in the with these guys gotta -- fill them with say. This is our leverage because it hits you all as a player you always use your position and I guess -- -- new money as your own -- he -- These guys -- worth this much. I mean they're better they're Foster in the middle wherever it may be in the match is tough five players to position.
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Matt Forte gets the franchise tag Dwayne Bowe gets the franchise tag today area Foster gets a big deal Steve Johnson gets media. Vincent Jackson does not your thoughts first
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