Found November 20, 2011 on
Midwest Sports Fans:
Well this stinks.
I’ve never been the biggest Jay Cutler fan, but I have to say that I’ve gained a newfound respect for him this season as he’s persevered through O-Line problems and receiver issues to lead the Bears, along with Matt Forte, to a 7-3 record.
Unfortunately, Cutler’s season may well be over now that he will have to have surgery to repair a broken thumb.
Here is the latest update on Cutler’s thumb injury, which was first reported by Jay Glazer, via Pro Football Talk:
Jay Glazer of FOX reports that the Bears fear Jay Cutler has a broken thumb. Vaughn McClure of the Chicago Tribune quickly followed up that report to say Cutler indeed does have a broken thumb on his throwing hand.
According to Brad Briggs of the Chicago Tribune, the injury occurred in the fourth quarter after Cutler through an interception and was blocked to the ground.
This is really a shame for Bears fans, because few teams other than the Packers and 49ers are playing better football right now, and Cutl...
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Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler suffered a fractured thumb on his throwing hand during Sunday's 31-20 victory over the San Diego Chargers and will have surgery Tuesday.
Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler broke the thumb on his throwing hand on Sunday, according to sources familiar with the situation.
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CHICAGO (AP) - Bears coach Lovie Smith says quarterback Jay Cutler has suffered a broken thumb on his right throwing hand.In an interview with WBBM-AM in Chicago on Monday, Smith confirmed reports that Cutler was injured during Chicago's 31-20 victory over San Diego on Sunday night. He says it happened ...
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Lovie Smith said today that QB Jay Cutler will need surgery on his right thumb but that it’s not a season-ending injury. He expects Cutler back by the end of the regular season.