Aiding in Matt Forte's success was the fact the Jets gave him an opportunity to have success. After seeing his role diminished Weeks 3-5, Forte was on the field for 57 offensive snaps — 87 percent of the Jets' plays.
Related players: Bilal Powell
Forte's role had taken a hit in the recent past few games, but the Jets also trailed a lot in those contests. Powell was seeing more action in that span.