It's becoming more and more common for NFL players to make flashy entrances as they arrive at training camp (see Wayne, Reggie).

Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler, on the other hand, avoided flashy at all costs with his training camp ride. Cutler, 31, showed up to Bears camp in Bourbonnais, Ill., in a plain white conversion van:



This is quite a turnaround for Cutler, who arrived at camp in an Escalade last year.

Perhaps the conversion van is reflective of a new approach for Cutler, who signed a seven-year contract extension in January worth as much as $126.7 million. Cutler also became a dad for the second time after his wife, former reality show star Kristin Cavallari, gave birth to the couple's second son in May.

While Cutler has performed better than any Bears quarterback in recent memory, he's still been hit with lots of criticism regarding his attitude. Specifically, Cutler has alienated some teammates with his grouchy sideline demeanor.

One of the beauties of the conversion van is that it is multi-purpose, so perhaps Cutler can show his lighter side to his teammates with fun activities in the back of his ride:


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