Good morning and welcome to Bear Bites, your morning rundown of Chicago Bears news. Read on for news on Matt Forte and the franchise tag, Jay Cutler on the new QB coach and baby clothes, and some jokes from one of the Bears' best jokesters.
- If the Bears can't work out a long-term deal with Matt Forte, expect the franchise tag to be used. (National Football Post)
- The Bears helped hand out college scholarships this week. (Chicago Bears)
- Cutler praised Jeremy Bates' hire. (ESPN Chicago)
- Jay Cutler and Kristin Cavallari are already shopping for Bears baby clothes. (NY Mag)
- After a short hiatus, Anthony Adams is back on Twitter and sharing corny jokes. (Twitter)