Tag: Jay Cutler

Bears-Jaguars preview: Can Clausen close the deal against Palmer?

Posted in News and Rumors on August 14, 2014 at 2:00 pm by

By virtue of his short tenure with the Bears last year, and the late arrival of Jimmy Clausen to the team, Jordan Palmer got first crack at backup quarterback duties this offseason. But after a […] Read the full article »

Bears-Eagles preview: Which wide receiver(s) will step up in Marquess Wilson’s absence?

Posted in News and Rumors on August 8, 2014 at 3:30 pm by

The Bears received a crushing blow earlier this week when third wideout Marquess Wilson went down with a broken clavicle while laying out to make a catch. The “blow” might have been more emotional than […] Read the full article »

Bears-Eagles preview: Can the offensive line resume stability from last year?

Posted in News and Rumors on August 8, 2014 at 2:30 pm by

Last season, the Bears added four new pieces to their offensive line in veteran free agents Jermon Bushrod and Matt Slauson as well as rookies Kyle Long and Jordan Mills. Veteran Roberto Garza remained anchored […] Read the full article »

Bears-Eagles preview: Who’ll get the leg up in the Bears backup quarterback derby: Jordan Palmer or Jimmy Clausen?

Posted in News and Rumors on August 8, 2014 at 1:30 pm by

Welcome to Chicago, the city that cares deeply about its backup quarterback. Although Jay Cutler signed a big contract this offseason and most of the talk should have centered on his progression in Year 2 […] Read the full article »

Cutler MVP might be a reach, but Marshall correct to set bar high

Posted in News and Rumors on July 31, 2014 at 9:13 am by

On Wednesday, Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall made headlines when he said that his friend and quarterback, Jay Cutler, could “absolutely” win the Most Valuable Player award this upcoming season. It’s a lofty goal, for […] Read the full article »

Bears Training Camp: Cutler’s progress taking backseat to backup competition

Posted in News and Rumors on July 23, 2014 at 4:19 pm by

“We asked one hundred Bears fans what’s the biggest storyline surrounding the Bears quarterback position. Top five answers are on the board. Survey SAYS…” Okay, it’s not exactly a game of Family Feud, but while […] Read the full article »

The Cutler Maturity Show has jumped the shark

Posted in News and Rumors on June 18, 2014 at 2:30 pm by

That’s it. I’ve had it. I’m done with this show. I’ve never cared enough about the dramatics to emotionally invest myself, anyway, but I always followed from afar. The plot has run its course. The […] Read the full article »

McCown or Cutler is the wrong question this week

Posted in News and Rumors on December 12, 2013 at 5:07 pm by

Following a Josh McCown performance Monday night against the Cowboys that earned him NFC offensive player of the week honors, the talk of the town on Thursday was head coach Marc Trestman’s decision to start […] Read the full article »

The “comparison game” doesn’t always add up

Posted in News and Rumors on October 25, 2013 at 11:21 am by

After Armageddon occurred on Sunday and Jay Cutler and Lance Briggs left the Redskins game with injuries that’ll keep them out of action for significant periods of time, the “sky is falling” mentality struck Bears […] Read the full article »

Four Downs: Keys to beating the Bengals (09/08/13)

Posted in News and Rumors on September 5, 2013 at 7:00 am by

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the Cincinnati Bengals. 1. Get Matt Forte involved early We’ll finally get our first taste of the Marc Trestman offense against a real opponent in […] Read the full article »