Maurice Jones-Drew On Jay Cutler Criticism: ‘I Never Questioned His Toughness’

Several NFL players, former players and sports writers criticized Jay Cutler on twitter after he left the NFC Championship game with a knee injury. Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew was one of those players, but backtracke…

Several NFL players, former players and sports writers criticized Jay Cutler on twitter after he left the NFC Championship game with a knee injury. Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew was one of those players, but backtracked his criticism on Monday and said his tweet was a joke.

Jones-Drew told the Associated Press that he never questioned Jay Cutler’s toughness when the Bears quarterback left the NFC title game.

“I never attacked him, called him soft or a sore loser,” Jones-Drew said. “I never questioned his toughness. I think people took my joke out of context. I was taking at shot at Florida fans.”

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