LB FOR HIRE
After 13 years in Chicago, the middle linebacker failed to agree with the Bears on a new contract, putting the eight-time Pro Bowler on the free-agent market.
First you break up with the Bears; then your alma mater, New Mexico, falls to Harvard in the NCAA tournament.
BRIAN URLACHER: Way to bring that up at the beginning. Man, that was tough.
Did you have the Lobos winning?
BU: No, but I had them going pretty far.
Since you've had time to digest this, do you feel any different about what happened with the Bears?
BU: It's gotta come to an end sometime. I just wish it hadn't ended the way it did.
Did you expect it?