Found November 20, 2011 on
PLAYERS: Devin Hester
TEAMS: Chicago Bears
Watching Devin Hester return a punt 82 yards for a touchdown with strep throat and fever in last week's win over the Lions apparently inspired Johnny Knox.

Report: Bears' Earl Bennett Will Not Be Allowed on Field Sunday if He Wears Orange Shoes

The NFL is willing to overlook numerous injustices and will take its sweet time to dispense discipline on a coach who curses at a fan, but one thing the league will not tolerate is the wearing of orange footwear. Bears wide receiver Earl Bennett has thankfully been barred from taking part in the highly dangerous exercise of wearing bright orange cleats now that the NFL has told him...

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...

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...

Takeaway Tillman keys Bears win

Bears cornerback Charles Tillman had a rough outing on Sunday, getting burned repeatedly by Chargers receiver Vincent Jackson. Yet Tillman came up big when Chicago needed him most.

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

Wait a minute...Panthers aren't done

Pathers kickoff returner Kealoha Pilares takes the ball 102 yards for the score. Another blown opportunity for the Lions' special teams. Remember, the Lions gave up a punt return to Devin Hester last weekend in Chicago.

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.

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 ...
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