Good news, bad news

Chicago Bears quarterback <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PESPT0000018703" title="Jay Cutler" href="/topic/sports/football/jay-cutler-PESPT0000018703.topic">Jay Cutler</a> (6) leaves the field after defeating the <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ORSPT000056" title="San Diego Chargers" href="/topic/sports/football/san-diego-chargers-ORSPT000056.topic">San Diego Chargers</a> 31-20 at <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLTRA0000156" title="Soldier Field" href="/topic/sports/football/soldier-field-PLTRA0000156.topic">Soldier Field</a>. Chicago Bears coach <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PESPT008481" title="Lovie Smith" href="/topic/sports/football/lovie-smith-PESPT008481.topic">Lovie Smith</a> said he was unaware of Cutler's injury during his postgame news conference at Soldier Field after the Bears' victory. "It takes a little bit of time," Smith said about the delay in the news coming out. "You start evaluating it afterward. He felt his thumb a little bit. All guys who played yesterday felt something. When we did more tests a little bit later on in the evening, that's when we found out."
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( Chris Sweda, Chicago Tribune / November 20, 2011 )

Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler (6) leaves the field after defeating the San Diego Chargers 31-20 at Soldier Field. Chicago Bears coach Lovie Smith said he was unaware of Cutler's injury during his postgame news conference at Soldier Field after the Bears' victory. "It takes a little bit of time," Smith said about the delay in the news coming out. "You start evaluating it afterward. He felt his thumb a little bit. All guys who played yesterday felt something. When we did more tests a little bit later on in the evening, that's when we found out."

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