by Barca Blog - Breaking News on Jay Cutler.
According to NFL.com: The Denver Broncos announced Thursday that they have agreed in principle to trade QB Jay Cutler to the Chicago Bears. Terms of the deal have not been announced.
ESPN.com gives specifics on the deal: To acquire Cutler, the Bears had to give up quarterback Kyle Orton and first-round picks in 2009 and 2010, a source said. To complete the trade, the Broncos had to give back a third-round pick in 2009.
Cutler will join three other former Commodores in Chicago -- Earl Bennett, Hunter Hillenmeyer and Chris Williams.