Cutler's real fun comes with another win

Nerves in his playoff debut? Impossible to tell in Bears' X factor quarterback

Updated: January 16, 2011, 11:32 PM ET
By Melissa Isaacson | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- Lovie Smith called his quarterback "undefeated in the playoffs for his career," which drew a few laughs considering that Jay Cutler is now 1-0.

At the same time, it can't be overstated how important Sunday's victory was for Cutler, who was doing double-duty intercepting passes at safety for Heritage Hills (Ind.) High the last time he played a postseason football game.

The operative word for Cutler after he led the Bears to a 35-24 victory Sunday over Seattle to vault ...

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