The end to the Jay Cutler era in Chicago is coming to a quiet close, with Cutler reportedly being informed of his release in advance of the 2017 NFL league year beginning at 4 p.m. ET on Thursday (NFL Insider Jason La Canfora reports.), CBS Sports
Adam Schefter of ESPN first reported the news on Cutler,. Although Cutler’s contract didn’t make keeping him totally unreasonable from the Bears standpoint, they’ve already decided to sign to-be free agent quarterback Mike Glennon, according to multiple reports, .
Reports indicated that the Bears tried to trade Cutler ahead of the start of the league year,.