• by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

    Bears QB Jay Cutler takes it easy in practice Wednesday

    Bears quarterback Jay Cutler (hamstring) was a limited participant in Wednesday's practice, the Chicago Sun-Times reports.Cutler returned Sunday from a one-week absence due to a hamstring injury and didn't miss a beat, completing 28 of 43 passes for 281 yards, two touchdowns and one interception. Considering he was initially given a prognosis of at least two missed games, it isn't a surprise that his practice reps are limited to begin the week.As long as the healing process continues unabated, he'll face a Chiefs secondary Sunday that has allowed 311 yards per game and 11 passing touchdowns to quarterbacks this season.

  • by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

    Bears WR Eddie Royal snags seven, scores one in Week 4

    Bears veteran wide receiver Eddie Royal hauled in seven passes on 10 targets for 54 yards and a touchdown in the Sunday defeat of the Raiders.Through the first quarter of the year, Royal ranks second on the team with 26 targets and 18 receptions. Though it is difficult to read too much into the statistics for any Chicago receiver until Alshon Jeffery is healthy, history may be on Royal's side. He and quarterback Jay Cutler have a long history together as an effective battery.

  • by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

    Jay Cutler back at Bears practice, still expected to miss Week 4

    Bears quarterback Jay Cutler (hamstring) was limited at practice Wednesday.Cutler's practice reps were contained to individual drills, according to Jeff Dickerson of ESPN.com. While the appearance was a surprise, Cutler is still expected to sit out another week as he recovers from a strained hamstring.As long as he's sidelined, Jimmy Clausen will assume QB duties for the Bears.

  • by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

    Bears QB Jay Cutler officially ruled out for Sunday

    As anticipated, Bears quarterback Jay Cutler has been ruled out for the game Sunday in Seattle with a hamstring injury, Adam Jahns of the Chicago Sun-Times reports. Jimmy Clausen will start at quarterback until Cutler is ready to return, which might not occur for another two or three weeks.

  • by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

    Bears' Jay Cutler unable to practice Thursday, unlikely to play Sunday

    Bears quarterback Jay Cutler (hamstring) didn't practice Thursday. The door is closing on Cutler's ability to suit up Sunday in Seattle, which could be clarified upon the release of Friday's injury report. If he's ruled out, Jimmy Clausen will take the reins to an offense that could be without Alshon Jeffery (hamstring).

  • by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

    Report: Bears QB Jay Cutler (hamstring) to miss a few weeks

    Bears quarterback Jay Cutler will sit out a couple weeks due to a hamstring injury, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. Cutler's outing Sunday was cut short due to a hamstring issue, which has been confirmed as a strain, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network. With a few absences likely in Cutler's future, his replacement, Jimmy Clausen, will likely be under center this Sunday at Seattle and in Week 4 against the Raiders, at the very least.

  • by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

    Bears coach Fox: Hamstring injury to Jay Cutler is not really severe

    Per Bears coach John Fox, quarterback Jay Cutler's hamstring injury is 'not really severe,' NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports. Moreover, the report describes Cutler's issue as a strain, though the quarterback's status for Week 3's contest against the Seahawks has yet to be clarified.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Bears QB Jay Cutler done for day with hamstring injury

    A hamstring injury that knocked Bears starting quarterback Jay Cutler out of the game Sunday against Arizona will keep him sidelined, per the Chicago Tribune. It had originally been reported to be a shoulder injury, but the team has made the correction. Cutler finishes the afternoon having completed 8 of 9 passes for 120 yards, one touchdown and one interception. He sustained the injury trying to make a tackle on what proved to be a pick-six.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Bears QB Jay Cutler (hamstring) out of Sunday's game

    Bears quarterback Jay Cutler injured his hamstring trying to make a tackle on a pick-six against Arizona, per azcentral.com. Jimmy Clausen has entered the game. Cutler completed all but one of his nine passes for 120 yards and a touchdown before tossing the interception that ultimately sent him to the sideline.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Bears QB Jay Cutler has 50 percent completion rate in Week 1 loss

    Bears quarterback Jay Cutler had a rough day in a 31-23 loss in Sunday's season opener against the Packers. The veteran quarterback completed only 50 percent of his passes (18 of 36) for 225 yards, one touchdown and one interception in the loss. Cutler connected with Martellus Bennett for a 24-yard touchdown pass with 34 seconds left in the fourth quarter and Chicago trailing 31-16. Cutler was the Bears' second-leading rusher Sunday with 31 yards on four carries. The Bears are back in action Week 2 against the Cardinals.