Source: Cutler to make $30M in deal

Updated: October 23, 2009, 9:44 PM ET
By John Clayton | ESPN.com

The Chicago Bears and quarterback Jay Cutler agreed to a two-year extension that will keep him with the team through 2013, and a source confirmed it will pay him $30 million in new money.

Under terms of the deal, Cutler will get $20 million in guarantees in this two-year extension, the source confirmed. Under terms of the rookie contract Cutler signed as a rookie with the Broncos, he was scheduled to make $20 million through 2011.

"Thanks to the Bears, the McCaskey family and all ...

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