Found November 22, 2011 on Football Nation:
PLAYERS: Jay Cutler
TEAMS: Chicago Bears
Once questioned for his toughness, Bears quarterback Jay Cutler finished a stellar performance against the Chargers with a broken thumb that could cause him to miss the rest of the season.

Report: Bears QB Cutler breaks finger on throwing hand

Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler suffered a broken finger on his throwing hand in Sunday's win over the San Diego Chargers. The Chicago Tribune, citing a source, reported the injury. Cutler threw for 286 yards and two touchdown passes in leading Chicago (7-3) to its fifth consecutive victory, a 31-20 win over the Chargers. He has thrown for 2,319 yards with 13 scoring...

10 observations on the Bears

AFTERNOON SPORTS CLUB: Jay Cutler’s broken thumb isn’t the end of the Bears’ season. While the bad news is that Caleb Hanie is no Jay Cutler. The good news is that, in the short term anyway, that might not necessarily be bad news. Cutler has the higher ceiling, he also has the lower floor.

Bears QB Cutler to have surgery on thumb

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.

Source: Bears' Cutler has broken right thumb

Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler broke the thumb on his throwing hand on Sunday, according to sources familiar with the situation.

ThumbWatch: Cutler Surgery "Successful"

Bears QB Jay Cutler had surgery on his injured right thumb in Vail, Colo. on Wednesday, a procedure the team said was "successful." The Bears said Cutler could be in rehab within the next couple of days. "Thanks for all the thoughts and prayers," Cutler said in a Tweet to fans a day earlier. "The support has been great. Going to get my thumb fixed and...

Cutler leads Bears past Chargers, 31-20

Jay Cutler threw for 286 yards and two touchdowns, and the Chicago Bears won their fifth straight, beating Philip Rivers and the San Diego Chargers 31-20 on Sunday.

Lovie Smith: Don’t cry for Bears

Jay Cutler didn’t have a signature performance Sunday at Soldier Field. The Bears beat a woeful opponent, and the 31-20 victory was arguably the least significant in the team’s five-game winning streak. But Cutler did showcase why the Bears saw fit to ship quarterback Kyle Orton and three draft...

Coach Smith confirms Bears QB Cutler broke thumb

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 ...

Cutler, Peterson among stars hurt in games

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler has a broken thumb, Titans QB Matt Hasselbeck is dealing with an injured right elbow, and Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has a high left ankle sprain.Those three stars were injured in games Sunday, placing their status in doubt not only for next weekend's games, but ...

Smith: “Don’t feel sorry for us”

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.
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