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Midwest Sports Fans:
Two of the top three teams in the NFC face off in San Francisco tonight where the 49ers will be hosting the Bears.
The 49ers are coming off a tie, which equals the worst way to end a game ever, last week against St. Louis. Chicago lost to Houston last week, and they lost Jay Cutler to a concussion in the process.
Jay Cutler will not play tonight after suffering a concussion against Houston. San Francisco will be without its starting signal caller as well.
That means that both teams will be without their respective starting quarterbacks, as Alex Smith also is out with a concussion. It will be interesting to see which team’s backup quarterback steps up, as Colin Kaepernick will go against Jason Campbell.
Chicago already has the second-worst passing offense in the league, so Cutler’s absence will do nothing to help that mark. Last week’s 13-6 loss against Houston snapped a six-game winning streak that extended all the way back to Week 3. They need a win tonight to stay i...
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“I don’t know, we’ll see,” Cutler said when asked if he would play in Sunday’s game. “Going through the process, still a few things to go through this week and we’ll see how it goes.
“Got to see some more doctors. Got to go out on the field and make sure you can exert yourself, and it’s a personal thing making sure you feel ok.”
The Chicago Bears quarterback was...
Jay Cutler was back home, nursing his concussion and watching as the Chicago Bears got pounded by the San Francisco 49ers on Monday night.
Whether he'll be back behind center this weekend remains to be seen.
''That's the goal, and that's what we're hoping for,'' Cutler said Tuesday on ESPN Radio's ''Waddle & Silvy'' show....
This is not going to be an article where stats are thrown at you or where I am going to have a lot of proof to back up the bold statement I am making and that is: Jay Cutler is the heart and soul of the Chicago Bears.Let’s start with last year.The Bears were 7-3 following the final game for Cutler in 2011, who broke his thumb on November 20th against the San Diego Chargers. The...
CHICAGO (AP) -- Bears quarterback Jay Cutler says he is not sure if he will play this week after missing Monday's loss at San Francisco because of a concussion.
Cutler says on ESPN Radio's "Waddle & Silvy" show that he's feeling "as normal as can be" and will play again this season. But he "can't say for sure" he'll be ready for...
The Bears suffered a terrible defeat to 49ers last night, but they were without QB Jay Cutler who stayed behind after he suffered a concussion back in Week 10. Jason Campbell wasn’t able to get anything going against San Francisco’s defense, but that probably had something to do with the Bears inability to block anyone.
Head coach Lovie Smith expressed some optimism that Cutler...
While the Chicago Bears have announced they’ll be without
quarterback Jay Cutler (concussion) tonight against the San Francisco 49ers,
wide receiver Alshon Jeffery is probable to return from a hand injury.
The Bears ruled Cutler out entering the weekend, as he was
unable to practice last week following a concussion he sustained against the
Houston Texans. It’s unclear when...
Bears QB Jay Cutler isn’t sure if he will be cleared to play against the Vikings after suffering a concussion on Nov. 11.
Who knew what this Monday night matchup would be prior to week one. The possibilities exploded off the schedule until quarterback concussions and injuries occurred quicker than a Tony Romo interception. With Jake Cutler down and Alex Smith hoping for game-time medical approval, this game has definitely lost its luster. However, it remains larger than the injury reports. Six weeks...
Jay Cutler missed Monday night’s Bears-49ers game because he was recovering from a concussion, and backup quarterback Jason Campbell struggled in his place.
Campbell was sacked six times and pressured 11 times during the 32-7 loss. He went 14/22 for 107 yards, a touchdown, and two interceptions in the loss, and his offensive line hardly afforded him a chance to compete against...
It’s the marquee Monday Night matchup of the season thus far: the 7-2 Chicago Bears, led by quarterback Jay Cutler, travelling to San Francisco to take on the 6-2-1 host 49ers, led by quarterback Alex Smith.
What a game! The Bears, the leaders in the NFC North, feature a take-no-prisoners defense that leads the league in takeaways. Their offense is inconsistent, but the...
This was one powerfully terrible game to watch, the San Francisco 49ers basically eviscerated the Bears 32-7 in a game that was never even a game. Alshon Jeffery exploded his knee,so that is always great for Bears morale considering everyone is injured. This just in, Jason Campbell blows. Let DA BEARS Meme’s ensue. Mike Ditka style, errrrr Mike Tice …errrrr Cutlerfak style....
Chicago Bears head coach Lovie Smith walks off the field after losing to the San Francisco 49ers at Candlestick Park in San Francisco on Monday, November 19, 2012. (Chris Sweda/ Chicago Tribune)
Here are the Week 12 Bears power rankings from various sites around the web:
ESPN: #6 (Last week: #3)
Analysis, “Division lead gone, schedule remains tough. Jay Cutler or no, the Bears...
After a quiet few weeks, chaos has resumed in the Top 12 with teams flying up and down the board. And folks, there's a new #1 in town...
#1 - New England Patriots
Who looked better than the Patriots last week? Nobody. Who looked like they belonged to even be mentioned in the same sentence as the Patriots last week? The Niners, maybe? But San Fran was beating...
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