His “return” to the NFL — a start on a short week after nearly four years idle — was a mixed success but apparently enough of one to earn Jimmy Clausen a second look at backup quarterback to Jay C
The Bears have 18 players who are slated to become unrestricted free agents on March 10.
The Bears currently have only David Fales under contract for 2015 behind Jay Cutler on their quarterback depth chart.
MINNEAPOLIS — Marc Trestman was hired as Bears coach with a critical objective centered around his quarterback.
MINNEAPOLIS — If Jay Cutler learned anything from a week on the bench behind Jimmy Clausen, it was impossible to see on Sunday at TCF Bank Stadium in the Bears’ 13-9 season-end