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The Detroit Lions were able to hold on for a 21-19 win over the Chicago Bears on Sunday. Josh McCown, replacing QB Jay Cutler in the fourth quarter, were able to move the Bears down the field for a last minute touchdown throw to WR Brandon Marshall, but the Detroit defense was able to thwart a two-point attempt by the Bears. With their second win of the season over Chicago and with Green Bay falling at home to the Philadelphia Eagles, the Lions have moved into first place in the NFC North and the playoffs are now within reach. Since re-alignment hit the NFL, this is the first time in Lions history that they have been in first place in the NFC North this late in the regular season. QB Matthew Stafford threw for just 219 years on Sunday but he did manage three touchdowns, two of them going to his favorite target, QR Calvin Johnson. With his scores, Johnson now owns the Lions record for the most touchdowns by a Detroit receiver with 63 total scores. In his last three games, Johnson has...

The Chicago Bears will likely allow Jay Cutler to walk in March

Bears signal-caller Jay Cutler will not play Sunday when the Baltimore Ravens visit Chicago. Still recovering from a torn groin, the 30-year-old Cutler injured his left ankle in the second quarter of yesterday’s 21-19 loss to the Detroit Lions. A hobbled Cutler looked progressively worse until he was yanked by coach Marc Trestman on Chicago’s final possession. “I went through...

Chicago needs to bench Jay Cutler and start Josh McCown

Jay Cutler left Sunday’s loss with a left ankle injury in the fourth quarter after struggling with the injury suffered just before halftime. Once Josh McCown entered the game for Cutler, McCown immediately led the Bears on a touchdown drive that cut the Lions’ lead to two points. The Bears were stuffed at the goal […]

Jay Cutler will undergo more tests on his sprained ankle

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler ended up suffering a sprained ankle during Sunday’s loss to the Lions and will undergo further tests on Monday. The good news is that Bears head coach Marc Trestman told reporters after the game that X-rays came back negative on Cutler’s ankle. Cutler claims he suffered the injury right before halftime. “I just didn’t feel I could make some of...

Week 11 Fantasy Football Injury Report: Jay Cutler

Well, that miraculous return was pretty short lived, huh? Chicago Bears QB Jay Cutler left Sunday’s loss to the Detroit Lions with a high ankle sprain, which occurred on the same side as his torn groin muscle. According to Bears’ coach Mark Trestman, Cutler will definitely be out this week and is considered “week to week” at this time:   Bears QB Jay Cutler ruled out of...

Jay Cutler considered week to week with high ankle sprain

The Chicago Bears consider quarterback Jay Cutler week to week with  a high ankle sprain. Bears: QB Jay Cutler is week-to-week with a high left ankle sprain. — Rich Campbell (@Rich_Campbell) November 11, 2013 A high ankle sprain is not a week to week injury. They typically take between 4-6 weeks to heal.   Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Jay...

Cutler hurts ankle as Bears lose 21-19 to Lions

Jay Cutler insisted his groin was OK. It was the left ankle injury that really bothered him. Cutler was pulled before Chicago's final drive and the Bears' rally ended when Matt Forte was dragged down in the backfield on a pivotal 2-point conversion attempt, sending the Detroit Lions to a 21-19 victory on Sunday in a key matchup of NFC North rivals. ''We didn'...

Jay Cutler Suffers Ankle injury

Chicago QB Jay Cutler came out in the fourth quarter Sunday against Detroit after suffering an ankle injury.Fantasy Spin:Josh McCown will be asked to lead the two-minute drill. Cutler finishes the afternoon with 250 yards on 21-for-40 passing. He threw one touchdown and one interception.

Jay Cutler ‘week to week’ with high ankle sprain

Getty Images Chicago Bear’s quarterback Jay Cutler has been diagnosed with a high-ankle sprain, and is week to week. Bears: QB Jay Cutler is week-to-week with a high left ankle sprain. — Rich Campbell (@Rich_Campbell) November 11, 2013 Cutler just returned from a groin injury and now will likely miss Week 11 and possibly even Week 12. Cutler’s injury is still a major blow for...

Detroit Lions feast on hobbled Jay Cutler, 21-19

The Chicago Bears (5-4) wasted numerous chances as they lost 21-19 to the Detroit Lions (6-3) at Soldier Field, slipping a full game back in the NFC North. In the first half they had three drives of 50 or more yards but somehow only scored seven points, and a clearly injured and ineffective quarterback Jay […]The post Detroit Lions feast on hobbled Jay Cutler, 21-19 by Jon Vander...

Jay Cutler Expected To Miss Week 11

Chicago QB Jay Cutler came out in the fourth quarter Sunday against Detroit after suffering an ankle injury and is expected to miss next weeks game against Baltimore, according to beat writer Rich Campbell.Fantasy Spin:Josh McCown will be asked start once again. Cutler, just back from a groin injury, should be condiered doubtful for Week 12 too.

Marc Trestman Says He Should Have Taken Cutler Out Earlier

In Sunday’s loss to the Detroit Lions, Bears quarterback Jay Cutler, who was already dealing with a groin injury also injured his ankle. Despite being in pain, head coach Marc Trestman did not pull his starting quarterback out of the game until the very last drive. Looking back, Trestman said perhaps it would have been wiser to take Cutler out of the game earlier and try his...

Cutler has ankle sprain, Tillman out 2 months

The Chicago Bears say quarterback Jay Cutler has a high ankle sprain and top cornerback Charles Tillman will be out for the next two months with a triceps injury. Cutler is considered week to week with the injury, which typically takes several weeks to recover from. Cutler missed a game with a groin injury, but returned for Sunday's 21-19 loss to the Detroit Lions. He left...

Week 10 Recap: Calling into Question

Welcome to Chicago, Marc Trestman, your judgement is officially being questioned by every Bears fan and analyst in the country. He’s truly become a Chicago team coach. We’ve given Trestman the benefit of the doubt up to this point because he has given us reason to – but the decision to leave Jay Cutler in the game given the way he looked, has to have you seriously questioning...

Jay Cutler is Week-to-Week

Chicago QB Jay Cutler is week-to-week with a left high ankle sprain. SOURCE: Rich Campbell, Chicago TribuneFantasy Spin:Cutler suffered the injury in his first game back from a groin tear Sunday against the Lions. He's been ruled out for Week 11 and almost certainly will miss Week 12. Josh McCown will start until Cutler returns.

Final Thoughts: Bad Play Calling And Missed Chances Led To 21-19 Loss To Lions

The Chicago Bears had tons of chances to win on Sunday against the visiting Detroit Lions. But a mixture of bad play calling, costly penalties and missed opportunities plagued the Bears as they fell to 5-4 on the season. Jay Cutler battled through a high-ankle sprain for two plus quarters before being pulled during on the final drive with two minutes left in favor of steady Josh...
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