Originally posted on Midwest Sports Fans  |  Last updated 11/13/12
Late in the second quarter on Sunday night, with the Chicago Bears down 10-3 to the Houston Texans, Jay Cutler stepped out of the pocket and eventually crossed the line of scrimmage to make a pass to Devin Hester. The play would be called back, and a review of whether Cutler stepped over the line would ensue. Bears fans everywhere would also soon suffer from scary memories of 2011. As viewers watched the replay over and over, the attention shifted from Cutler’s body position in relation to the line of scrimmage to the helmet-to-helmet tackle that linebacker Tim Robbins gave to Cutler. Cutler was visibly shaken by the hit, and a penalty was called, but the very next play Cutler looked fine after he scrambled and went head first into a defender to pick up a first down. However, Cutler would not return to the game in the second half due to “concussion-like” symptoms, leaving the Bears to try to win the game with Jason Campbell. They did not. As the news came out of Cutler’s concussion, a
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