Posted January 2, 2014 by Luis Mercado in Sports

Jay Cutler Signs 7 Year Extension With Chicago Bears

Jay Cutler is a happy man, because he just got a raise.

The quarterback agreed to a contract extension this morning with the Chicago Bears to line up behind center for the next seven years.

Cutler threw for 19 touchdowns, 12 interceptions, and 2621 yards in a year he was injured for a few games as backup Josh McCown played well in his absense.

He will be 31 at the start of next season.





ime with the Chicago Bears isn’t over yet. Cutler and the Bears agreed to a seven-year deal on Thursday, ending months of speculation about where the former Pro Bowler would play in 2014.

Adam Jahns of the Chicago Sun-Times has the news: