Discussion

Source: 49ers after Olin Kreutz

Updated: July 28, 2011, 3:19 PM ET
By Michael C. Wright | ESPNChicago.com

Negotiations continue between the Bears and free-agent center Olin Kreutz, but the San Francisco 49ers have emerged as a serious threat to end the Pro Bowler's 13-year run in Chicago.

An NFL source said that the Niners sent Kreutz a contract proposal Wednesday night. Although the Bears and the center have talked numbers as well, the source said that Chicago's offer doesn't reflect how important he is to the team. For a squad that allowed a team-high 56 sacks, Kreutz was seen as ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

EDITORS' PICKS

  • Bulls' Chemistry Project
    Yes, Derrick Rose is still out, but with Taj Gibson and others rounding into form, the Bulls have a chance at continuity.

MORE NFL HEADLINES