Jay Cutler RUMORS & NEWS

  • Texans Had “Mild Interest” In Cutler, But Bill O’Brien Preferred Tom Savage

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to Jeff Dickerson of ESPN, the Texans actually expressed “mild interest” in free agent QB Jay Cutler this offseason. However, Texans HC Bill O’Brien reportedly prefers to move forward with Tom Savage, as opposed to bringing in Cutler. Dickerson mentions that the Jets were “seriously..." April 18

  • Jay Cutler would take ‘less than starter money’ to join Texans?

    Larry Brown Sports "Jay Cutler may end up being forced into retirement due to a lack of interest, but there is reportedly one team he would be willing to play for at a discounted rate. According to ESPN’s Ed Werder, who says he has “spoken to people involved,” Cutler wants to continue playing and might consider..." April 18

  • Bears reporter would be 'surprised' if Cutler did not retire

    Yardbarker "Jay Cutler has generated hardly any interest on the free agent market, and it is starting to look like he has taken his last snap in the NFL. In fact, one reporter who covers Cutler’s former team expects that to be the case. Jeff Dickerson, who works the Chicago Bears beat for ESPN, wrote on..." April 17

  • Antrel Rolle thinks Jay Cutler should have been a better teammate

    NFL.com "Now-retired safety Antrel Rolle played with two of the NFL's most notoriously withdrawn quarterbacks in Eli Manning and Jay Cutler. But when asked about Cutler's shortcomings, Rolle noted one difference between the two. "He was a little bit more laid back. He wasn't a front-row leader," Rolle..." April 14

  • Jay Cutler still considering retirement

    Bleacher Report "Former Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is still considering retirement as he remains unsigned, per Roman Modrowski of ESPN.com. The Bears released the 33-year-old in March, and there has been little buzz about teams trying to sign the veteran. The New York Jets were scheduled to meet..." April 13

  • Lack of interest could force Jay Cutler into retirement

    Larry Brown Sports "The market for free agent quarterback Jay Cutler just isn’t there, and he may have played his last game because of it. NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport told Good Morning Football that nobody is interested in Cutler — and he may end up being forced into retirement as a result. “I’ve had a lot of..." April 05

  • With Tony Romo retiring, the Texans must go sign Jay Cutler before it's too late

    CBS Sports "It’s time for Jay Cutler’s (naked) vacation to end. With Tony Romo choosing to retire, Cutler is officially the best quarterback available on the open market, and the Texans still desperately need a competent QB. The dots connect themselves. The Texans should rebound from Romo’s retirement by..." April 05

  • Cris Carter: Jay Cutler will eventually get his next head coach fired

    Fox Sports "NFL veteran Jay Cutler has the best resume of any free agent quarterback still on the market, but his former offensive coordinator - current Miami Dolphins head coach Adam Gase - gave Cutler a glowing review to reporters at the NFL owners' meetings. On Wednesday's episode of Undisputed, Hall..." March 29

  • Report: Former Bears’ QB Jay Cutler may be ready to retire

    Fanrag Sports "According to some reports, former Bears’ and Broncos’ QB Jay Cutler may be done with the NFL. He’s technically still a free agent after the Bears decided to move on to Mike Glennon, but he appears to be looking for a starting gig and substantial money. If he doesn’t get it, he could just..." March 29

  • ‘Strong belief’ Jay Cutler won’t play in 2017

    Larry Brown Sports "Jay Cutler has not received much interest from teams since the Chicago Bears released him earlier this month, and it is starting to look like it could stay that way. Adam Hoge from WGN Radio said there is a “strong belief” at the NFL owners’ meetings this week that Cutler may not find a home..." March 28

  • Jay Cutler garnering ‘zero’ interest around NFL

    Sportsnaut "Since free agency kicked off, not much but crickets has been heard regarding quarterback Jay Cutler. The 33 year-old quarterback was released by the Chicago Bears on March 9. Now, things are looking about as bleak as ever as far as Cutler finding another team to play for. According to NFL Media..." March 23

  • Jets keeping tabs on Cutler

    USA Today "The Jets have been linked to former Bears quarterback Jay Cutler since the start of free agency and things seem to be picking up between the two parties. According to Ian Rapoport, the Jets have been in touch with Cutler and have continued to keep tabs throughout free agency. He is expected to..." March 13

  • Jay Cutler, Jets have mutual interest in one another

    NFL.com "It's happening. Smokin' Jay Cutler hasn't been free 24 hours and he's already heavily linked to the New York Jets. (Tabloid headline writers short-circuit their electronic device drooling.) After being released by the Chicago Bears on Thursday, Cutler was immediately linked to the Jets, who..." March 10

  • Bears to release quarterback Jay Cutler

    Chicago Sun-Times "It’s the end of an era. The Bears will release quarterback Jay Cutler after eight seasons with the team, two leagues sources confirmed. ESPN was the first to report the news about Cutler. Once the new league year begins at 3 p.m. on Thursday, the Bears are expected to sign quarterback Mike..." March 09

  • Jay Cutler likely to sign with Jets

    Larry Brown Sports "The Chicago Bears are set to release Jay Cutler, and there may only be one logical landing spot for the 33-year-old quarterback. Get ready, New York Jets fans. As several NFL reporters noted on Thursday, Cutler may be destined to wind up in white and green. Michael Silver of NFL.com also..." March 09

  • Bears waiting for medical clearance to decide Jay Cutler's future

    ESPN "Chicago Bears general manager Ryan Pace described Jay Cutler's situation as "fluid" on Wednesday, partly because the quarterback has not been medically cleared following surgery to repair a torn labrum in his right throwing shoulder in December. The Bears have been actively shopping Cutler..." March 01

  • Josh McCown thinks Jay Cutler can play at a very high level

    Scout "The end is near for Jay Cutler and the Chicago Bears. Following eight relatively disappointing seasons in Chicago, and with very little guaranteed money remaining on his contract, the Bears will almost certainly release Cutler at some point this off-season. GM Ryan Pace will try to trade..." February 24

  • Retirement option floated for Jay Cutler

    Pro Football Talk "Yes, Bears (for now) quarterback Jay Cutler has plenty of leverage when it comes to a possible trade. And he seems to be ready to use it. Or at least to threaten to. Ian Rapoport of NFL Network explained on (shocker) NFL Network that Cutler is “still considering” whether he wants to play, not..." February 23

  • Bears Actively Trying To Trade QB Jay Cutler

    NFL Trade Rumors "Jeff Darlington of ESPN is reporting that the Bears have begun actively seeking a trade partner for QB Jay Cutler. Darlington doesn’t say who could have interest in Cutler or what the odds are of them finding an interested team willing to acquire him, but you can’t blame the Bears for trying to..." February 21

  • Could the Cardinals be targeting Jay Cutler?

    Sportsnaut "The Arizona Cardinals may just be the next team to try and mold Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler into their field general. In his weekly column for The MMQB, Peter King presented the logic for a potential Cutler-Bruce Arians hookup. “Name the counter-culture coach who likes to take..." February 20

  • Jay Cutler has durability issues, too

    Pro Football Talk "Two of the biggest names at quarterback since 2006 likely will be available in 2017, via trade or otherwise. Between Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo and Bears quarterback Jay Cutler, Romo widely is regarded as the more risky option from an injury standpoint. As John “Moon” Mullin recently pointed..." February 13

  • Could Jay Cutler be a fit for Jets?

    Larry Brown Sports "An under-the-radar coaching hire made Wednesday by the New York Jets could be evidence that quarterback Jay Cutler could be a fit for the team. The Jets announced that they were hiring Jeremy Bates as quarterback coach. Bates most recently held the same position with the Chicago Bears, and he..." February 09

  • Will the 49ers try to acquire Cutler?

    San Jose Mercury News "Add another potential quarterback target to the 49ers’ reported wish list. Jay Cutler is expected to be targeted by San Francisco, according to NFL insider Jason Cole of Bleacher Report, a week after rumors surfaced about 49ers GM John Lynch liking the Bears quarterback. Cole cited two..." February 07

  • Jay Cutler could be in play for the 49ers

    Pro Football Talk "With Kyle Shanahan destined to become the next coach of the 49ers, Kirk Cousins may not be destined to become the next quarterback. That honor could go to Jay Cutler. Apart from the fact that Shanahan’s father, Mike, drafted Cutler to Denver, 49ers G.M. John Lynch played with Cutler in Denver..." February 01

  • Bears don’t rule out Jay Cutler returning in 2017

    Sportsnaut "The Chicago Bears didn’t exactly have the most ideal of seasons. The same could be said for quarterback Jay Cutler. Cutler started only five games after enduring various injuries that finally landed him on IR in early December. This leads to the topic of conversation that typically takes place..." January 04

  • Romo, Cutler on Bills' radar if they move on from Tyrod

    NFL.com "The terms of Tyrod Taylor's contract always dictated that a franchise-changing decision would be made by the Buffalo Bills after the season. He signed a six-year, $90 million extension in August, but in reality, it was essentially just a one-year deal. Taylor will make $9.5 million fully..." December 11

  • Bears Place QB Jay Cutler On I.R. Claim CB Johnthan Banks Off Waivers From Lions

    NFL Trade Rumors "Brad Biggs reports that the Bears have claimed CB Johnthan Banks off of waivers from the Lions on Monday and placed QB Jay Cutler on injured reserve. Cutler, 33, is in the third year of his seven-year, $126.7 million contract that included $54 million guaranteed and stands to make a base salary..." December 06

  • Jay Cutler Officially Ruled Out For Remainder Of Season

    Pro Football Rumors "The Bears hoped for better news. Jay Cutler hoped for better news. Ultimately, however, the quarterback has learned that he will have to undergo shoulder surgery, the team announced. Cutler will be placed on IR and shut down for the remainder of the season. Today’s news might mean that Cutler..." December 01

  • Jay Cutler might remain with Chicago Bears after this season

    NFL.com "After a battery of tests and multiple medical opinions, Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is dealing with a partially torn labrum in his throwing shoulder, according to several sources informed of his condition. In addition to the injury, he's also dealing with significant wear-and-tear on this..." November 27

  • Bears Don't View Cutler's Shoulder Injury as Season Ending

    CSN Chicago "Jay Cutler may not have thrown his last pass as a Bear, after all. The embattled quarterback was believed to have a season-ending shoulder injury, but Bears head coach John Fox announced Wednesday Cutler is not guaranteed to be out for the remainder of 2016. In fact, Fox didn't even rule out..." November 23

  • Joe Theismann: Kirk Cousins better than Joe Flacco, Jay Cutler, Matthew Stafford

    Sportsnaut "Former Washington Redskins quarterback Joe Theismann is a huge fan of current Washington quarterback Kirk Cousins, who has been on fire of late. “I think he’s been playing fantastic football,” Theismann said, via TMZ Sports. “The thing about Kirk, and about the position, really, is how..." November 22

  • Jay Cutler believed to have torn labrum

    Sportsnaut "Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is reportedly believed to have suffered a torn labrum during Sunday’s game against the New York Giants. If a second opinion determines that Cutler does have a torn labrum, then reports he’ll miss the rest of the season with the shoulder injury will prove..." November 22

  • Season could be done for Jay Cutler

    Chicago Tribune "The Chicago Bears will have a major decision to make in regards to Jay Cutler at the end of this year -- but now the quarterback’s 2016 season could be ended prematurely. Multiple sources told the Tribune that Cutler suffered a shoulder injury in Sunday’s 22-16 loss to the New York Giants at..." November 21

  • Jason Pierre-Paul says the Giants 'are not too worried' about Jay Cutler

    CBS Sports "The New York Giants, who started the season 2-3, have vaulted themselves back into control of a playoff spot in the NFC by winning each of their last four games. During that time, the Giants have not allowed an opponent to score more than 23 points. They've not exactly faced the greatest..." November 19

  • Jay Cutler denies he has lost support of Bears teammates after Bucs loss

    ESPN "Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler pushed back on the notion he lost the team after last Sunday's disappointing performance. On Monday, Bleacher Report reported that two unnamed Bears players said, via text message, that most of the locker room has given up on Cutler. One of those players..." November 17

  • Most of the Bears' locker room has reportedly given up on Jay Cutler

    CBS Sports "It looks like Jay Cutler has used up all the goodwill he earned after leading the Bears to an upset win over the Vikings in Week 8. Apparently, the goodwill went out the window after Chicago's 36-10 loss to the Buccaneers on Sunday. According to Bleacher Report's Mike Freeman, most of the..." November 14

  • Jay Cutler could be Chicago’s best option for 2017, and beyond

    Pro Football Talk "Plenty of fans like to complain about the quality of their favorite team’s quarterback. But with not enough stellar signal-callers to go around, the question becomes whether the team that dumps its current starter can find someone better — or even as good. Even before a surprisingly strong..." November 13

  • Bears QB Jay Cutler: 'I've supported Trump for a while'

    USA Today "Many NFL players and coaches have evaded questions about the presidential election, but Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler gave a direct answer when asked for his thoughts Thursday. Cutler said he was glad that Donald Trump was elected president, though he declined to get into..." November 10

  • Kristin Cavallari jabs Jay Cutler haters after MNF win

    Larry Brown Sports "Kristin Cavallari had a message for the haters after husband Jay Cutler played a nice game in the Chicago Bears’ surprising win over the Minnesota Vikings on Monday night. Here’s the tweet Cavallari sent out shortly after the Bears’ 20-10 victory: Cutler threw for 252 yards and a touchdown..." November 01

  • Jay Cutler delivers pregame speech to Bears 'about inspiration'

    ESPN "People have questioned Jay Cutler's leadership from virtually the moment he arrived in town. But Cutler, 33, played a large role in a 20-10 victory over the Minnesota Vikings in more ways than one Monday night. Chicago Bears receiver Alshon Jeffery revealed that Cutler delivered a pregame..." November 01

  • Jay Cutler: John Fox ‘doesn’t have a choice’ about starting me

    Sportsnaut "Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler spoke with the media Tuesday ahead of Week 8’s game against the Minnesota Vikings and was asked about his relationship with head coach John Fox. His initial answer was somewhat amusing. The veteran quarterback did elaborate. He made it clear things are..." October 25