DES PLAINES, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears have some questions to answer as they prepare for their voluntary offseason program on Monday.
Running back Matt Forte can't participate unless he signs his franchise free agent tender of $7.74 million, and the same is true of Kahlil Bell, who has received a tender offer as a restricted free agent.
Coach Lovie Smith says there is a lot of time to work things out.
Linebacker Brian Urlacher suffered a sprained left knee in the regular-season finale. He says he has three to four months to heal up and he won't rush.