The possibility of the Bears trading or outright jettisoning quarterback Jay Cutler has been a popular topic of musing since before the Bears hired Ryan Pace as general manager.
The rush of positives from GM Ryan Pace and coach John Fox about Pernell McPhee after the linebacker’s signing this week stood in sharp contrast to the lack of those in the direction of quarterbac
Current Bears coaches made a number of calls to members of Lovie Smith and Marc Trestman staffs, taking “due diligence” to a new level on quarterback Jay Cutler.
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.