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
If Bears fans think one playoff appearance in the past seven years isn't nearly good enough, consider Sunday's regular-season opening foe.
The Bears committed to Jay Cutler with a new contract shortly after last season. They committed to Jimmy Clausen as his No. 2 when they released Jordan Palmer.