VIDEO: Matt Forte Highlights Show Bears RB Brings An Explosive Element To Offense

The Chicago Bears finally locked up Matt Forte to a long-term contract on Monday, and with their star running back in the fold once again it's time to enjoy some highlight clips from the 2011-12 NFL season. The Bears' team website put out a nice compilation of big plays from the previous campaign, and it's enough to get anyone excited about the new four-year deal Forte and the Bears recently reached.

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Bears offensive tackle J'Marcus Webb believes the offense will be especially explosive in 2012-13 now that Forte is under contract, as he recently told Fred Mitchell of the Chicago Tribune:

"With (Forte) being in the backfield, and Brandon (Marshall) and (Devin) Hester being over there on the outside (as receivers), it makes our offense really explosive. That is something that (offensive coordinator) Mike Tice has really emphasized in the off-season, so it should be a great time for us."

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