Brian Hoyer RUMORS & NEWS

  • Hoyer to undergo surgery on broken arm, out at least 8 weeks

    ESPN "Chicago Bears quarterback Brian Hoyer is undergoing surgery on his broken left arm Sunday and will miss at least eight weeks, a source told ESPN's Adam Caplan. Hoyer could be placed on injured reserve. He suffered the injury in the second quarter of Thursday night's 26-10 loss to the Green..." October 23

  • Kyle Long says his arm injury is serious

    Pro Football Talk "Bears offensive lineman Kyle Long said after Thursday night’s loss to the Packers that he suffered a serious arm injury. “My arm’s f—ed up,” Long said. “Tough spot to be in.” Long was already playing through an injury to his left shoulder." October 21

  • Brian Hoyer breaks left arm, so the Bears are down to Matt Barkley at QB

    Chicago Tribune "Brian Hoyer screamed out in obvious pain as he lay at the Bears' 42-yard line clutching his left forearm. Kyle Long rushed over to clear two Packers off his quarterback. He extended his right arm to lift Hoyer up, but Hoyer fell back to the turf in pain. His left arm was broken. His night was..." October 21

  • Brian Hoyer has the chance to permanently supplant Jay Cutler as Bears starter

    CBS Sports "Brian Hoyer could maintain his hold on the Bears starting job beyond this week, according to team sources, should he continue to play solid football, even with Jay Cutler nearing a return from his thumb injury. Cutler has fallen out of favor with some on the coaching staff, and coach John Fox..." October 09

  • John Fox hints Brian Hoyer could remain Bears' starter "For the first time all season, Bears fans have something to smile about Monday, and much of that is thanks to Brian Hoyer. No, you didn't read that wrong. Hoyer, who was last notable for his playoff meltdown with the Houston Texans in a shutout loss to the Kansas City Chiefs last season, balled..." October 03

  • Bears point to QB Brian Hoyer as starter as Matt Barkley promoted from practice squad

    Sporting News "While hardly a surprise, the clearest sign yet that backup Bears quarterback Brian Hoyer will start Sunday night against the Cowboys came Thursday in the form of a practice-squad move. Jay Cutler (sprained thumb) is listed as day-to-day on the team's injury report, but the Bears on Thursday..." September 22

  • Report: Bears to sign QB Brian Hoyer

    Chicago Sun-Times "After not drafting a quarterback, the Bears instead landed their backup late Saturday. According to CBS Sports’ Jason LaCanfora and multiple reports, they signed former Texans quarterback Brian Hoyer to a 1-year contract." May 01

  • Broncos pass on Hoyer so Lynch, Sanchez can get more reps

    NBC News 9 Colorado "When the Denver Broncos began to resolve their quarterback situation their initial plan was to have two veteran quarterbacks compete for the starting job and have two young quarterbacks to develop. Paxton Lynch revised the plan. After selecting Lynch, a 6-foot-7, dual-threat quarterback from..." April 30