Week 12 Like/Dislike
NFL Network's Stacey Dales reported that a source close to the team said the Bears trainer would contact team staff if there were any issues with Cutler's test. The source said the staff hadn't heard anything Saturday night, meaning Cutler appears set to play. The Bears would not confirm or deny reports regarding whether Cutler would play.
Gaining clearance from an independent neurologist is the final step for a player returning to game action following a concussion. Cutler has done that, allowing him to get on the field for the first time in two weeks.
Jeremiah: Top matchups in Week 12
The idea is not to let that happen. In nine starts this season, Cutler has thrown for 1,814 yards, 12 touchdowns with 10 interceptions. His passer rating is 80.4.
The numbers might not jump out at you, but the Bears are a much more confident group with their starter at the controls.