Speaking Thursday, Bears coach Marc Trestman left the door open for benched QB Jay Cutler to start in Week 17.
ESPN's Adam Schefter reports the Bears will start Jimmy Clausen over Jay Cutler in Week 16 against the Lions.
Jay Cutler completed 17-of-31 passes for 194 yards, two touchdowns, and three interceptions in the Bears' 31-15, Week 15 loss to the Saints on Monday night.
Bears OC Aaron Kromer admitted to the team on Monday that he was an anonymous source in a recent NFL Network report criticizing Jay Cutler.
Speaking Monday, Bears coach Marc Trestman insisted the team has "never wavered" on Jay Cutler as its starting quarterback.
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports the Bears have "serious buyer's remorse" after re-signing Jay Cutler to a seven-year, $126.7 million contract last January.
Jay Cutler completed 32-of-46 passes for 341 yards, two touchdowns and an interception in the Bears' 41-28, Week 14 loss to the Cowboys, adding a rushing score.
Jay Cutler completed 31-of-49 passes for 280 yards, two touchdowns and two interceptions in Chicago's 34-17, Week 13 loss to the Lions.
Jay Cutler completed 17-of-27 passes for 130 yards and one touchdown Week 12 against the Buccaneers.
Jay Cutler completed 31-of-43 passes for 330 yards, three touchdowns, and two interceptions in the Bears' Week 11 win over the Vikings.
Speaking Monday, Bears coach Marc Trestman didn't entertain the notion that Jay Cutler should be benched, but said he's "got to play better."
Jay Cutler completed 22-of-37 passes for 272 yards, one touchdown, and two interceptions in Sunday night's loss to the Packers.
In ten meetings with Packers DC Dom Capers' defense since becoming a Bear, Jay Cutler has combined to complete 164-of-295 throws (55.6 percent) for 2,000 yards (6.78 YPA) with 12 touchdowns and 20 interceptions.
Jay Cutler completed 20-of-30 passes for 227 yards, three touchdowns and one interception in Chicago's 51-23, Week 8 loss to the Patriots.