Who is Jay Cutler?
Jay Cutler is a big name in sports. Jay has made his name in the sports from his brilliant playing skills. He is an American football player who plays from the position of quarterback. The player generally played for the Chicago Bears of the NFL (National Football League). Earlier, he played college football at Vanderbilt University. He entered into the NFL in the 2006 NFL Draft by the football franchise, Denver Broncos. He has played in a total of 12 seasons till now, with the Denver Broncos, Chicago Bears and Miami Dolphins. After being retired as a quarterback, he worked as a sports commentator for NFL on Fox’s television broadcast.
|Celebrated Name||Jay Cutler|
|Birth Date||April 29, 1983|
|Birth Place||Santa Claus, Indiana|
|Full Name||Jay Christopher Cutler|
|Height||6 feet 3 inches (1.91 m)|
|Weight||105kg (231 lbs)|
|Wife||Kristin Cavallari (divorced)|
|Net Worth||$70 million|
Jay Cutler was born on April 29, 1983, as the name Jay Christopher Cutler, in Santa Claus, Indiana. Besides, he has not disclosed to whom he was born. Also, it is unknown if he has any siblings.
Regarding his personal information, he holds an American nationality. He has the star sign of Taurus. Standing at the height of 6 feet 3 inches (1.91 m) and weighing about 105kg (231 lbs), he has been able to maintain his body fit and healthy. His athletic body reflects his fantastic personality.
Early Life of Jay Cutler
For education, Jay attended Heritage Hills High School, located in Lincoln City, Indiana. From an early age only, he showed his interest in playing football. He played high school football and became enlisted in the first-team All-State as a senior. He played as a quarterback for three years in high school. Also, Jay gained all-state kudos as a shortstop in baseball.
Jay Cutler joined Vanderbilt University. He played all the games in college. In total, he played 45 games and also started all the games. In 2002, he had the record of 212 passes attempted, on which 103 passes completed. He had the passing yards of 1433, passing touchdown 10, and 9 interceptions. Likewise, he had 123 rushing attempts, 393 rushing yards, and 9 rushing touchdowns.
Similarly, comparing to 2002, he made a good record in 2003 and 2004. He made a new record in his last year, 2005. Jay had 462 passing attempts, including 273 passes completed. Likewise, 3073 passing yards, 21 passing touchdowns, and 9 interceptions. He made the record of 106 rushing attempts, 215 rushing yards, and 1 touchdown. Also, in the year, Jay became the SEC Offensive Player of the Year.
Jay Cutler started his professional career being selected in the 2006 NFL Draft with the 11th overall pick by the Denver Broncos. He played 3 seasons with the Broncos. Jay played his first game in the NFL on December 3. He played 5 games in the 2016 season. The player made the record of 1001 passing yards, 9 passing touchdowns, and 5 interceptions. Likewise, in 2007, he played his first game n opposite to the Buffalo Bills. In total, he played 16 games in 2007 and made the record of 3497 passing yards and 205 rushing yards. Similarly, he played 16 games in 2008 also, making a record of career-high 4526 passing yards. Also, he made the record of 2 rushing touchdowns, which is his career-high.
In 2009, Broncos traded Jay to the Chicago Bears. Jay signed a two years contract with the Chicago worth $30 million. He played 16 games in the season. Jay had the record of 3666 passing yards and 173 rushing yards. He played with the Chicago Bears for 8 seasons, from 2009 to 2016. In total, he played 102 games with the team. In 2017, he released from the Bears and became a commentator for Fox Sports.
Subsequently, he returned to play a season for the Miami Dolphins as a quarterback of the team, Ryan Tannehill, suffered from an injury. He signed a contract worth $10 million for a season. Jay played 14 games and completed making a record of 2666 passing yards and 25 rushing yards, in addition to 19 touchdowns and 14 interceptions.
Achievements and Honors
Jay Cutler has received honors numerous times in his entire career. In 2008, he was selected for the 2009 Pro Bowl. In 2009, he became the AFC passing yards leader. Also, in the same year, he had been honored as AFC Offensive Player of the Week, in addition to Month. Likewise, in 2009, he had been honored as NFC Offensive Player of the Week and FedEx Air Player of the Week.
Personal Life of Jay Cutler
Jay Cutler is married to Kristin Cavallari. Kristin is a TV personality, fashion designer, as well as an actress. The couple started dating in 2010. Then, in April 2011, they had an engagement. Also, they back off from their commitment for a brief time, however, they became back together in November.
Eventually, on June 7, 2013, the couple tied a knot, in Nashville, Tennessee. Also, the couple has two children together; son Camden Jack and daughter, Jaxon Wyatt, born on August 8, 2012, and May 7, 2014, respectively.
However, recently, in April 2020, the couple separated and filed a divorce.
Jay Cutler has earned massive popularity from his professional career. Likewise, along with gaining name and fame, he has been able to obtain a handsome amount of money. He has an estimated net worth of $70 million as of 2020.