Forte's status for Saturday's preseason game against the Giants is still up in the air as he continues to recover from his hamstring injury, NJ.com reports.
With Forte unlikely to play in the final preseason contest, Friday is his last chance to get some game snaps in before Week 1. Head coach Todd Bowles said he'd like to get Forte into the game, but he obviously will keep him out unless he's 100 percent.
Forte (hamstring) didn't play Friday at Washington, the Associated Press reports.
Forte suited up for the contest, but the expectation that he wouldn't take any snaps indeed came to pass. With the first-team set to dominate the first half of the Jets' next preseason game, he'll likely make his first and only appearance before the regular season next Saturday against the Giants.
Forte (hamstring) will dress for Friday's preseason matchup with the Redskins, Brian Costello of the New York Post reports.
Forte isn't expected to take any snaps in Friday evening's contest, and will likely just participate in pregame warmups as he continues to work his way back from a strained hamstring. The Jets will play it safe with Forte, and may ultimately hold him out of the majority of preseason play in order to ensure he'll be back to full strength heading into Week 1.
Forte is back in pads and took contact during team drills Wednesday, but as expected, the
Forte has been back in pads for the last two days, but he's now going through team drills and even took contact during Wednesday's practice. It appears he's at or near full strength, but the