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Urlacher: Offer like 'slap in face'

Updated: March 21, 2013, 12:47 AM ET
ESPNChicago.com

The Chicago Bears are moving forward without Brian Urlacher after the two sides were unable to reach an agreement on a free-agent deal, the team announced Wednesday.

Urlacher told the Chicago Tribune that he originally sought a two-year deal worth $11.5 million with hopes that it would lead to negotiations.

But the Bears' only offer to the star linebacker was a one-year contract worth $2 million, sources told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.

"It wasn't even an offer; it ...

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