Source: Matt Forte considers holdout

Updated: July 28, 2011, 9:44 PM ET
By Michael C. Wright | ESPNChicago.com

As news continues to trickle out about the Bears' inactivity in free agency and seemingly bizarre decisions, running back Matt Forte likely complicated matters by contemplating a training-camp holdout.

Forte made no secrets about wanting to sign a long-term extension before the start of training camp.

Now, he's considering not reporting Friday with teammates in Bourbonnais, according to a league source.

"It would be nice [to get an extension done]," Forte ...

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