The date was October 14, 2007. The stage was Soldier Field.
In less than a calendar week, the Bears lost control of the NFC North and took it back again.
With or without Cutler, Bears O facing myriad problems
Exactly how it plays out for him as far as facing the Minnesota Vikings may not be clear for another day or two, but Jay Cutler spent some time as the Bears No. 1 quarterback on Thursday.
Offensive coordinator Mike Tice didnt mean it the way it came out but he was perhaps speaking for much of BearNation on Wednesday in the matter of whether quarterback Jay Cutler would be back from