Chicago Bears get Jay Cutler from Broncos

April 3, 2009

(ChattahBox) — The Chicago Bears acquired highly coveted quarterback Jay Cutler from the Denver Broncos but the prices was heavy. They traded their own starting quarterback Kyle Orton and first-round picks in the 2009 and 2010 drafts, the team said on Thursday. The Broncos will also get the Bears’ 2009 third-round draft pick in exchange for their fifth-round pick.

But young talented all-pro quarterbacks don’t come cheap disgruntled or not. Last year, Cutler threw for a franchise record 4,526 yards, 25 touchdowns and 18 interceptions. In his 37-game career in Denver, he completed 62.5 percent of his passes for 9,024 yards, 54 TDs and 37 interceptions.  In a complementary move, the Bears also agreed to a three-year deal with free agent Orlando Pace, a seven-time Pro Bowl tackle released by the Rams to help protect their new quarterback.


One Response to “Chicago Bears get Jay Cutler from Broncos”

  1. jake walker on April 4th, 2009 9:52 am

    jay cutler is the shit
    he will do good here in chicago
    everyone knows it

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