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So, apparently all you have to do to become an elite quarterback is say that you are an elite quarterback. This worked well for Eli Manning last year, and to be fair he kind of backed it up by leading his team to the a Super Bowl victory. Joe Flacco's name was also bandied around as someone who might be taking the next step up, but I for one remain a little unconvinced of that.

So what of Jay Cutler? Is it time for the Bear's QB to rise to the next level and stake his claim as one of the NFL's elite passers?

Just exactly who are the best quarterbacks in the league. You would have to be looking at names like Rodgers, Brady, Brees and Eli Manning, to name a few. I suppose everyone's definition of elite is a different one. But I take it to mean someone who consistently puts up big numbers, is a leader on the field and can play well under pressure. You have to be the type of player who can rally late in the game and lead a game winning drive with only seconds to go in the fourth quarter. That's what separates the great from the good.

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