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#22 Matt Forte, RB    Fantasy Football Injury Status   Questionable - Knee
New York Jets
Height 6' 2"
Weight 218 lbs
Age 30
Birthdate December 10th 1985
College Tulane
Year 2008
Round 2   Pick 13
Season Statistics
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2016 Fantasy Points by Week
Recent Games
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Strength of Schedule
Strength of Schedule is calculated from the opponents projected fantasy points allowed for the RB position. The easiest rating is 1 which gives the player the advantage against the defense and indicates an easy opponent, the most difficult rating is 10 which gives the defense the advantage and indicates a tough opponent.
Fantasy Analysis
Week 7 Projections
Forte struggled running the football with a good matchup against the Cardinals rushing defense in Week 6. He will have a tough time getting back on track Week 7 as Baltimore's rushing defense is the best in the NFL and have only allowed two rushing touchdowns through the first 6 games this season.
Rushing: 44 Yards, 0 TD.
Receiving: 2 Receptions, 17 Yards, 0 TD.

Season Projections
A lot of pundits are comparing the move of Forte from the Bears to the Jets as similar to Frank Gore's move from the Bay Area to Indianapolis in 2015. For those not paying attention, that is not a particularly flattering comparison; Gore struggled mightily to gain traction in the Colts backfield, further proving the adage that running backs whose age are on the wrong side of 30 cannot succeed on a new team. But Forte, in many ways, is not Frank Gore. Forte is a durable, multi-skilled back who has made a career of avoiding big hits and injuries. Forte seems to slot in nicely with the Jets offense, providing a versatility that previous thumpers in the NY backfield (looking at you Chris Ivory) never had. Chan Gailey's offense has always been kind to the receiving running back, and even with the brick-handed Ivory around last year, Jets' running backs still received 125 targets. Forte should gobble up the majority of these in 2016, and provide solid RB2 numbers all year, with an explosively high RB1 ceiling in PPR leagues. Don't overspend, but don't overlook either.

Rushing: 490 Yards, 3 TD.
Receiving: 23 Receptions, 183 Yards, 2 TD.

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Injury Report
Week 1 - Probable - Hamstring
Week 3 - Questionable - Knee
Week 4 - Questionable - Knee
Week 5 - Questionable - Ribs
Week 7 - Questionable - Knee

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