Matt Forte

Drafted:Round 2 (#44 overall), 2008
College:Tulane

Current Salary Information

Matt Forte signed a 4 year / $30.40 million contract with the Chicago Bears, including a $4,000,000 signing bonus, $13,800,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $7,600,000.

Contract: 4 yr(s) / $30,400,000 Signing Bonus $4,000,000 Average Salary $7,600,000 Guaranteed: $13,800,000 Free Agent: 2016 / Unrestricted
Year Base Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentive Cap Hit Dead
2012 800,000 1,000,000 5,000,000 - - - - 6,800,000 -
2013 1,700,000 1,000,000 4,568,750 - - - - 7,268,750 7,000,000
2014 5,950,000 1,000,000 850,000 - 100,000 - - 7,900,000 2,100,000
2015 6,650,000 1,000,000 1,050,000 - 100,000 - - 8,800,000 1,000,000
2016 UFA
  • $13.8 million guaranteed
  • Signing Bonus: $4 million
  • 2012 Roster Bonus: $5 million
  • 2013 Roster Bonus: $4.5 million
  • 2013 Per-Game Bonus: $500,000
  • 2014 Per Game Bonus: $850,000
  • 2015 Per Game Bonus: $1.05 million
  • 2013-15 Workout Bonus: $100,000
  • Incentives: $4 million
Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the NFLPA, Rotoworld, & OvertheCap.

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Transactions

Jul 16 2012
Signed a 4 year $30.4 million contract with Chicago (CHI)
Mar 4 2012
Offer a 1 year $7.742 million franchise tag with Chicago (CHI)
Jul 3 2008
Signed a 4 year $3.766 million contract with Chicago (CHI)
Jun 27 2008
Drafted by Chicago (CHI): Round 2 (#44 overall)