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Northwest Herald

Backup QB situation still worrisome

BOURBONNAIS – Barring serious injury issues, the Bears’ 2014 offense is going to be very good, and quarterback Jay Cutler appears poised for his biggest year yet.

Chicago Sun-Times

Jordan Palmer is backup QB, but Jimmy Clausen is hoping for a shot

BOURBONNAIS — Jordan Palmer will get “first shot” at the No. 2 quarterback job behind Jay Cutler with rookie David Fales in the running too. But everybody has their eye on Jimmy Clausen. The former Notre Dame All-American, fully recovered from surgery last season after a dreadful stint with the Carolina Panthers, is an intriguing candidate after impressing during a tryout last month. ‘‘I really like how he came in here,” general manager Phil Emery said....

Chicago Bears Blog | ESPN Chicago

3 bold opinions about the Chicago Bears

BOURBONNAIS, Ill. -- Chicago Bears general manager Phil Emery and head coach Marc Trestman spent nearly an hour Wednesday addressing the media for the start of training camp at Olivet Nazarene University, and touched on a variety of topics. Here are three things we think after listening to them as well as quarterback Jay Cutler, who met with the media shortly after reporting to camp: Michael C. Wright If healthy, Adrian Wilson is a starter. Yes, he’s 34 and coming off an injury which forced him to miss the entire 2013 season.

ESPN1stTake

Skip: "This is a Huge Year for Jay Cutler"

First Take's Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discuss the odds makers choosing Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning to repeat as the NFL's MVP while Chicago Bears QB Jay Cutler at 20-1 odds.

ESPN1stTake

49ers QB Colin Kaepernick Worth $18 Million Per Season?

ESPN First Take's Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discuss recent news on Colin Kaepernick stating he wants a contract deal similar or slightly better than Chicago Bears QB Jay Cutler 7yrs/$126.7M.