Every week in Game Preview, Tom and Larry will each focus on a player that they think will be the most critical to the outcome of the game based on that week's matchup. Agree with their selections? Disagree? Tell us why in the Facebook comments below!
#6 QB Jay Cutler
#55 LB Lance Briggs
Jay Cutler is 224 yards shy of becoming the first Bears quarterback with three 3,000-yard passing seasons.
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