Jay Cutler to start as Bears' QB

Updated: December 12, 2013, 8:38 PM ET
By Michael C. Wright | ESPN.com

LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Jay Cutler successfully completed a full-speed workout on Wednesday, prompting Chicago Bears coach Marc Trestman to name him the starting quarterback over backup Josh McCown for the team's Sunday matchup with the Cleveland Browns.

The move didn't come as a surprise, as Trestman said Wednesday he anticipated Cutler performing well enough that the team would "be moving forward" toward officially naming him the starter.

Cutler performed a battery of on-field ...

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