Bucking tradition

Bears actually are looking to their quarterback to win games

Originally Published: September 27, 2009
By Melissa Isaacson | ESPNChicago.com

These are games the Bears would have lost before Jay Cutler. Seattle on Sunday. Pittsburgh last week. How many times we end up saying that will determine the kind of season the Bears have, because it's pretty clear now what we're looking at.

This team has some serious liabilities. And they will survive by the grace of Cutler.

It is a foreign concept, to be sure, believing the Bears will win if they just keep it close in the fourth quarter. But this is the kind of team they are shaping ...

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