Front offices playing an unfair game

The Matt Forte and Ray Rice situations show absurdity of running backs' contracts

Updated: June 7, 2012, 6:44 PM ET
By Scoop Jackson | ESPNChicago.com

Let's put this Matt Forte dilemma into a different perspective.

Say you are a young chef doing a stint at a very successful restaurant, working for one of the greatest chefs in the world. Now the restaurant isn't yours and you aren't the head chef, but you are at the sous level. The plates you create begin to get recognized around the country and you are being called one of the nation's best young chefs -- one most other five-star restaurants would kill to have in their kitchens. ...

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