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.
Jay Cutler's 7-year deal expected to average more than Matt Stafford's $17.6M per year, with at least $50M guaranteed. (via @AdamSchefter)
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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: