If life were fair, the Chicago Bears wouldn't have had to spend the past two days defending Jay Cutler's character or his toughness, or criticizing the fast-twitch criticism of their NFL peers.
Charles Barkley was at Soldier Field on Sunday for the NFC Championship Game, and he said he knew Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler was going to get criticized for leaving the game in the third quarter with a knee injury.
When it comes down to it, Jay Cutler is picked on because he is not well-liked.
Confidence in a teammate's or bandmate's ability can have an uplifting effect on the group as a whole. Bears QB Jay Cutler and Slash are perfect examples, writes Duff McKagan.