Jay Cutler throws three touchdowns in first game back

Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler returned from a high-ankle sprain, throwing three touchdowns and two interceptions in a 38-31 win over the Cleveland Browns.

Cutler had been sidelined since Nov. 10.

Replacing successful backup Josh McCown, Cutler's touchdown pass to Earl Bennett in the fourth quarter sealed the win for the Bears.

He completed 22 of 31 for 265 yards.

"The guys rallied around me," Cutler said. "I'd be lying if I didn't say there was (pressure) with everything on the outside and as well as Josh has played. But this was the plan all along and no one really flinched in our building."

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun.

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Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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