Bears QB Jay Cutler injures hamstring vs Cardinals, will not return

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NFL Week 2 injury roundup: Cutler, Williams, Hyde leave with injuries
Sunday September 20th, 2015

Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler was taken to the locker room late in the second quarter of Sunday’s game after sustaining a hamstring injury and will not return, the team announced.

Cutler was intercepted by Cardinals defensive back Tony Jefferson, and fell awkwardly trying to tackle Jefferson.

Jefferson returned the pick for a touchdown to put Arizona up 28–14 after the extra point.

Six-year veteran Jimmy Clausen entered at quarterback for Chicago on the following drive.

Cutler was 8 of 8 for 120 yards and a touchdown before throwing the pick-six.

He missed 12 games between 2011-2013 with various injuries.

- Kenny Ducey

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