Bears center Roberto Garza has agreed to a two-year contract extension, Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune reports.
Michael C. Wright of ESPN Chicago reports the Garza extension is worth $6.55 million with $2.6 million guaranteed.
Garza, 32, entered the NFL as a fourth round pick out of Texas A&M-Kingsville by the Falcons in 2001.
After four seasons, Garza signed with the Bears as a free agent in 2005.
Over the last six and a half seasons, Garza has started 93 of a possible 104 games, including eight games at center this season in place of the departed Olin Kreutz.
Garza has been earning a $2.175 million base salary in 2011, the final year of his current contract.