Jay Cutler Injury Update: Cutler Expected Out For Regular Season, According To Report

With Caleb Hanie's play at quarterback not instilling confidence in very many Bears fans, whispers and questions about Jay Cutler's comeback will continue to get more persistent as the season moves towards its conclusion. According to a report by ESPN's Adam Schefter, though, Cutler's "slim-to-none" comeback is much, much closer to "none" than it is to "slim." Schefter reported today that, although Cutler's timetable is unknown, he is not expected back for the 2011 regular season.

Whether or not Cutler's availability for the playoffs is more a hope than a possibility is left unsaid, but of course, that won't matter unless the Bears actually make the playoffs. With Cutler out indefinitely, it's on Caleb Hanie, or if not him, then Josh McCown. If that combo can string the Bears along just enough, there still may be light left in the tunnel.

For more on the Bears, visit Windy City Gridiron. Check out SB Nation NFL for more news and notes around the league.

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join SB Nation Chicago

You must be a member of SB Nation Chicago to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Chicago. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Chicago

You must be a member of SB Nation Chicago to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Chicago. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.