By Kimie Bunyasaranand
November 23, 2012

Bears coach Lovie Smith is optimistic about his starting quarterback's status for Sunday's game against the Vikings. Jay Cutler suffered a concussion on Nov. 11 against the Texans. The Chicago Tribune's Vaughn McClure tweeted what Smith said about Cutler's status:

https://twitter.com/vxmcclure23/status/272055010710417408

The NFL's Adam Schefter added details on what would be necessary for Cutler to start:

https://twitter.com/AdamSchefter/status/272070103330336770

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