Forte will also turn 30 in December and has more than 2,200 touches in his seven seasons in Chicago. Forte's workload will need to be limited at some point, and Rodgers is a serviceable alternative if John Fox wants to keep his star fresh.
Lions release LB Jamie Collins after no trade materializes
After exploring a trade and waiting through the weekend to see if any interest came to be, the Lions have moved on from veteran linebacker Jamie Collins.
Mike Tomlin on 1-2 Steelers: 'We're not going to push the panic button'
The Pittsburgh Steelers sit in a surprising last place in the AFC North following a lopsided loss to the Bengals. Head coach Mike Tomlin says now is not the time "to push the panic button."
NFL roundup: Latest league news from Tuesday, Sept. 28
Eagles guard Isaac Seumalo needs season-ending surgery on a Lisfranc injury, Mike Garafolo reports. The sixth-year veteran went down in the fourth quarter of the Eagles' blowout loss to the Cowboys on Monday night. It marks the latest injury for a decimated Philly offensive line.
Marlon Mack, Colts mutually agree to seek trade to new team
The Colts and running back Marlon Mack have mutually agreed to seek a trade, as the fifth-year pro has become the odd man out in the club's plans at the position, NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reported Tuesday.
Chiefs HC Andy Reid returns to work following brief hospital stay
Andy Reid returned to work Tuesday after a health scare briefly put him in the hospital, Tom Pelissero reports. The Chiefs HC was released Monday from The University of Kansas Health System, where he'd been transported immediately after Sunday's loss to the Chargers.
Pete Carroll on Seahawks' defensive issues: 'We have not disrupted the quarterback'
The Seattle Seahawks have struggled on defense to start the season. Head coach Pete Carroll has identified one of the primary issues: the lack of a pass rush.
Free-agent CB Richard Sherman visiting injury-riddled Buccaneers on Tuesday
The reigning Super Bowl champs need help in their secondary, and they're considering a former All-Pro. Richard Sherman is set to visit with Tampa Bay on Tuesday, Tom Pelissero and Ian Rapoport report.
Bruce Arians: Lack of sacks 'biggest thing that disturbs me' about Buccaneers' defense
Entering the season, the Buccaneers secondary was thought to be of more concern than their front seven, but three games in, Bruce Arians is directing his critique toward the latter.
Texans plan to put more on rookie QB Davis Mills' plate vs. Bills
Texans rookie QB Davis Mills had just four days to prepare for his first career start. He'll have extra prep time before his second. The added days between games this week provide a chance for Texans coaches to add more to the QB's plate in Week 4 versus the Bills, and that's what they intend to do.
Jonnu Smith owns up to poor outing, drop on pick-six: 'I've just got to make that play'
Patriots tight end Jonnu Smith has struggled through the first three games of the season, most notably in Week 3 against the Saints when a drop directly led to a pick-six.
Jerry Jones: Cowboys CB Trevon Diggs 'a receiver faking it as a D-back' after third INT of 2021
After a pick-six on a Monday night win over the Eagles, Trevon Diggs has three interceptions in three games into the 2021 season, and the Cowboys CB starting to put the league on notice.