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Hannibal Buress Blames Jay Cutler's Face for Lack of Popularity

Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is one of the most polarizing figures in sports, but one comedian has an idea of why so many fans dislike the QB

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    NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 30: Comedian Hannibal Buress performs at Stand Up Live! during AWXI at Gotham Comedy Club on September 30, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images for AWXI)

    Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is always a lightning rod for controversy, but one comedian feels that he has the answer to why the veteran QB is so despised in Chicago.

    That comedian is Hannibal Buress, who was born in Chicago. On Wednesday, Buress appeared on the ESPN show “Sportsnation” to discuss Cutler, and he pointed to one defining characteristic that ensures that the quarterback will remain unpopular in the Windy City: his face.

    Here’s the video:

    “There’s something about his face. When you look at his face, it’s like ‘I don’t like that dude,’” Buress told Michelle Beadle.

    Something tells us that Cutler’s lack of popularity has more to do with his 93 interceptions and his $16.5 million price tag than his face, but perhaps the comedian is onto something here.

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