The speculation about what the Bears will do with Jay Cutler has swirled around whether or where they might trade the quarterback.
Now Jay Cutler isn't going to be traded.
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.
Trading Brandon Marshall may be addition by subtraction in a broad sense but it does leave the Bears with a gaping hole in their offense in an era when the NFL has tilted the game toward passing.
Back in 2012, when the Bears were contemplating trading for wide receiver Brandon Marshall, quarterback Jay Cutler was part of the discussion.