Cutler: 'There's not a debate in this building'

Cutler: 'There's not a debate in this building'
December 12, 2013, 1:45 pm
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Tony Andracki

Josh McCown's stellar play in Jay Cutler's absence has created something of a quarterback controversy in Chicago.

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But to Cutler and the Bears, that's not the case.

"There's not a debate in this building and that's where my concern lies," Cutler told the media in the Bears' weekly press conference Thursday.

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Cutler said it was good to be back and admitted there is pressure for him leading a Bears team trying to sneak into the playoffs. One loss could derail their postseason chances.

"I don't think we have a lot of room for me to be rusty out there," Cutler said.

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Cutler was quick to pay tribute to McCown -- "I'm proud of him; no one deserves it more than he does," Cutler said -- but also joked that he only handed McCown the "spare set" of keys to the Bears offense.