Jimmy Garoppolo’s fate rests in the hands of the New England Patriots, who this offseason may or may not trade the 25-year-old quarterback to a team willing to part with adequate compensation.
The rumors seem nonstop, with clubs like the 49ers, Bears and Browns bubbling as possible trade partners for the Patriots. Such is a late-February tradition in the National Football League.
Cutler has been marred by various injuries during his eight seasons with the Bears. A shoulder injury last season limited him to just five games. Cutler also led the NFL in interceptions in 2014 with 18 picks thrown in 15 games.
Cutler has thrown for 32,467 yards over his career with 208 touchdowns and 146 interceptions. He has 154 TD passes and 109 picks with the Bears, who are 51-51 in games started by Cutler.
The Bears have just one playoff appearance since acquiring Cutler, losing Raiders Cheap Jerseys to the rival Packers in the 2010 NFC championship game.
Some of Cutler’s worst games have been against Chicago’s arch rival.
Cutler has thrown 16 touchdown passes and 22 interceptions while completing just 56 percent of his passes in 13 career games against the Packers. The Bears have won just two of those games. The Packers, conversely have reached the playoffs in every season since Cutler joined the division, winning the NFC North five times and the Super Bowl after beating the Bears in that 2010 NFC title game.