(LAKE FOREST, IL) - Chicago Bears Head Coach Lovie Smith says quarterback Jay Cutler suffered a sprained medial collateral ligament in his left knee.
Cutler suffered the injury late in the second quarter of the Bears' 21-14 loss to the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Championship Game.
Smith did not reveal the severity of the sprain.
Cutler, a Santa Claus, Indiana native, tested the knee on a stationary bike on the sideline after halftime.
He played the first series of the third quarter before being removed from the game.
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