Tag Archives: Jay Cutler

Bears do need a veteran backup quarterback

May 7th, 2010 - 8:52 am

I usually like to reserve my rebuttal blog entries for incomprehensible drivel written by the Chicago Tribune’s David Haugh. However, this morning, it is another Tribune writer that has earned that right to appear here. Dan Pompei wrote an article [...]

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Martz: Veteran backup QB “would make us all feel a little easier”

May 3rd, 2010 - 8:32 am

New Bears offensive coordinator Mike Martz essentially confirmed what most of us have felt since last year, when the Bears carried just two quarterbacks on the active roster: adding a veteran backup would provide valuable insurance should the worst happen [...]

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Cutler nowhere near as involved in coordinator search as some speculate

February 1st, 2010 - 12:58 pm

In a world of cynicism, pessimism and distrust, I sometimes feel like an odd man out. Such a feeling makes me wonder if I’m the only one who thinks it is perfectly acceptable and reasonable for the Bears to want [...]

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Bears have right idea in offensive coordinator search

January 13th, 2010 - 11:07 am

Say what you want about the way Jerry Angelo and Lovie Smith have handled their jobs over the last few years, and most any criticism is warranted, but at least they’re doing the right thing in their search for a [...]

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Rodgers has early edge over Cutler in inequitable duel

December 10th, 2009 - 4:17 pm

If the oldest rivalry in professional football wasn’t enough to stir the pot for Bears and Packers fans, there’s a side story ongoing that will figure to make things even more interesting for the foreseeable future. After decades of erratic [...]

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Ravens-Packers MNF provides preview for Bears

December 8th, 2009 - 7:01 am

Monday night’s game between the Baltimore Ravens and Green Bay Packers provided Bears fans with a glimpse of what is to come in the next two weeks. The Bears will host the Packers this week at Soldier Field before traveling [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Rams

December 4th, 2009 - 9:23 am

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent. 1. Stop Steven Jackson Jackson did not fully practice this week and is questionable for the game on Sunday, but my hunch is that he’ll play. If [...]

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Brett Favre on how Jay Cutler compares to Favre’s younger self

November 25th, 2009 - 3:39 pm

“I think he’s better.” -Vikings quarterback Brett Favre, when asked to compare Bears quarterback Jay Cutler to himself when he was a younger quarterback.

Offense’s problems stem from the front office

November 17th, 2009 - 8:15 pm

The Chicago Tribune’s Fred Mitchell wrote an article Tuesday that featured scathing comments made by Dan Grossman, Rex Grossman’s father, about how the Bears’ organization has handled fielding a competent offense over the years. My initial thoughts were that Dan [...]

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Jay Cutler, bruised and battered

November 13th, 2009 - 12:00 pm

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler reacts after getting hit in the head during a game against the San Francisco 49ers. Cutler, who hasn’t been protected by his offensive line well in 2009, has got to be feeling the effects of a [...]

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