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Chicago Bears Q&A: Have Ryan Poles and Matt Eberflus given hints about offseason priorities? Who’s a better fit in the draft, Jalen Carter or Will Anderson?

When GM Ryan Poles and coach Matt Eberflus are asked about the direction the Chicago Bears will go in the offseason, you can bet they'll be operating on the ambiguous side of vague.

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Bears sign QB Tim Boyle and DL Andrew Brown, Dane Cruikshank to IR

Photo by Joe Sargent/ The Chicago Bears made several roster moves today. On Wednesday, the Chicago Bears signed quarterback Tim Boyle off the Detroit Lions’ practice squad, they signed defensive lineman Andrew Brown off the Arizona Cardinals’ practice squad, and they placed safety Dane Cruikshank on injured reserve with a hamstring issue. Head coach Matt Eberflus said the addition of Boyle was a precaution due to the “day to day” status of Justin Fields (left shoulder) and Trevor Siemian (oblique). Fileds was limited at today’s practice while Siemian was...

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The Packers are preparing as if Justin Fields will start this week

Photo by Todd Kirkland/ “That quarterback run game that they have is pretty spectacular.” Chicago Bears quarterback Justin Fields (shoulder) missed last week’s game against the New York Jets, but Green Bay Packers head coach Matt LaFleur believes that Fields will start under center on Sunday. When asked which quarterback the Packers are preparing for this week, LaFleur on Wednesday replied, “You’d be foolish not to plan for Justin, because if you don’t, you’ll get gutted. That quarterback run game that they have is pretty spectacular.” When the topic of...

Bear Goggles On

These teams helped the Chicago Bears in Week 12

The Chicago Bears have now fallen to 3-9 on the season. This means that Matt Eberflus’ first year as a head coach in the NFL will end in a losing season. Even if the Bears win out the rest of their games — they obviously won’t — then they’d finish with an 8-9 record.        […] These teams helped the Chicago Bears in Week 12 - Bear Goggles On - Bear Goggles On - Chicago Bears News and Fan Community

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2023 NFL Draft Order: Bears currently at 2nd overall

John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune/Tribune News Service via With another loss, the Chicago Bears are guaranteed a losing record and are looking ahead to 2023. The New York Jets ran circles around the Chicago Bears on Sunday. The Bears’ defense made Mike White look like Drew Brees out there en route to a 31 to 10 defeat at the hands of the Jets. The loss dropped the Bears' record to 3-9, guaranteeing them a losing record in Matt Eberflus’ first season as head coach of the franchise. With the loss, however, the Bears moved up one additional spot in the draft where they now...

ClutchPoints

Justin Fields gets murky update for Week 13 vs. Packers

Heading into Week 13, the Chicago Bears may be without Justin Fields once again. The Bears were without Justin Fields in Week 12. This was the first game of the season that the Bears QB1 was unable to take the field. On Monday, Bears Head Coach Matt Eberflus spoke on the current status of his […] The post Justin Fields gets murky update for Week 13 vs. Packers appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Chicago Tribune

Darnell Mooney likely needs season-ending ankle surgery. What will the Chicago Bears miss without their top receiver?

Darnell Mooney, the Chicago Bears' leading receiver in 2021 and 2022, likely will need surgery on his left ankle, coach Matt Eberflus said.

ClutchPoints

Jets QB Mike White, Robert Saleh’s immediate reaction to monster game vs. Bears

Mike White had the MetLife Stadium crowd chanting his name during the New York Jets’ 31-10 win against the Chicago Bears on Sunday. But the quarterback and Jets coach Robert Saleh were low key about the new starter’s monster game. “It’s awesome,” White said postgame. “Just going out there playing football with your friends and […] The post Jets QB Mike White, Robert Saleh’s immediate reaction to monster game vs. Bears appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Jets news: Mike White’s unreal record that Tom Brady, Patrick Mahomes nor any QB ever accomplished

New York Jets quarterback Mike White just proved that head coach Robert Saleh was right to start him against the Chicago Bears. Not only did he lead the team to victory, but he also made history with a feat not even Tom Brady, Patrick Mahomes or any other QB ever achieved. In his first start […] The post Jets news: Mike White’s unreal record that Tom Brady, Patrick Mahomes nor any QB ever accomplished appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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‘Just let it rip’: Robert Saleh’s sage advice for Mike White for Week 12 vs. Bears

With Mike White set to replace Zach Wilson as the New York Jets starting quarterback on Sunday, head coach Robert Saleh offered some advice for White ahead of the contest, per newsday.com. “He doesn’t need to be anybody but Mike White,” Saleh said. “If you know what your fastball is and you know what your […] The post ‘Just let it rip’: Robert Saleh’s sage advice for Mike White for Week 12 vs. Bears appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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The decision to play Justin Fields is an organizational one

Photo by Rich von Biberstein/Icon Sportswire via The decision to play Justin Fields will come from from the highest levels. Chicago Bears quarterback Justin Fields is pushing to play on Sunday against the New York Jets despite the injury to his left shoulder, and he’s officially listed as questionable on the team’s report. Head coach Matt Eberflus said playing Fields will be a game-time decision. He was limited in practice all week, with most of his work coming away from team drills, but he did get in some team stuff on Friday. “We’ll see where it goes,”...

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Justin Fields’ Week 12 status leaves glimmer of hope for Bears

Justin Fields is officially listed as questionable for the Chicago Bears ahead of their Week 12 clash with the New York Jets, per Tom Pelissero. Bears’ head coach Matt Eberflus provided an injury update on Fields as well, per Adam Jahns. “He’s (Fields) feeling better every single day,” Eberflus said. More to come. The post Justin Fields’ Week 12 status leaves glimmer of hope for Bears appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Picks and Profits: Week 12 Full Sunday Slate

Photo by Todd Kirkland/ How to bet the Week 12 Sunday slate I hate to do this. I think the Chicago Bears are in trouble this Sunday. The New York Jets had a tough week with Zach Wilson getting benched in favor of Mike White in order to help coach Robert Saleh save the locker room. This on the heels of Wilson not taking any blame for his poor performance against the Patriots in their most recent loss. I think that kind of move either backfires and crumbles the team or galvanizes it. Right now I’m betting on any offense against this Bears defense, so I think it...

ClutchPoints

Jets make stunning Zach Wilson decision for Week 12 vs. Bears

Zach Wilson will not be the starting quarterback for the New York Jets when they play the Chicago Bears on Sunday. ESPN Insider Adam Schefter reported the news about half an hour before Jets coach Robert Saleh was expected to speak to reporters Wednesday. Breaking: During a team meeting minutes ago, Jets players were informed […] The post Jets make stunning Zach Wilson decision for Week 12 vs. Bears appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Mike White to Start at Quarterback for Jets vs. Bears

Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports News broke Wednesday morning that the Jets were benching Zach Wilson. Head coach Robert Saleh made it official when he spoke to the media. Mike White will be under center Week 12 when the Jets face the Chicago Bears. Coach Saleh announces that QB Mike White will start Sunday vs. Chicago. pic.twitter.com/JiXTlWKu2r— New York Jets (@nyjets) November 23, 2022 Saleh opened the door for this when he refused to commit to a starter the day after the Jets lost their Week 11 game to the Patriots. White began the season as the third quarterback...

FOX Sports

Jets to start Mike White over Zach Wilson in Week 12 matchup vs. Bears | THE HERD

The New York Jets have reportedly benched Zach Wilson and opted to start Mike White in Week 12 against the Chicago Bears. This comes a day after Head Coach Robert Saleh shared that he was not committing to a starting QB against Chicago. Wilson has been in hot water for his lack of accountability in the Jets 10-3 loss against the New England Patriots, saying that he felt he did not let the defense down. Colin Cowherd reacts to the news, including whether he agrees with the move or not.

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Jets will bench Zach Wilson in Sunday matchup vs. Bears | THE HERD

Terry Bradshaw joins Colin Cowherd on The Herd to talk about the performance of some of the big name quarterbacks in the NFL. They talk Zach Wilson, who's recent struggles have led to head coach Robert Saleh to make the decision to bench the New York Jets' quarterback. Bradshaw tells Colin that Wilson will need to develop a thicker skin if he wants to be successful at the QB position.

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Jets’ outlook on Zach Wilson’s future after benching

Zach Wilson is being benched by the New York Jets for their Week 12 game Sunday against the Chicago Bears. However, coach Robert Saleh doesn’t believe that spells the end to Wilson’s days as a starting quarterback with the Jets. “Zach’s career here is not over,” Saleh stated emphatically after announcing Mike White would start […] The post Jets’ outlook on Zach Wilson’s future after benching appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Report: Jets bench quarterback Zach Wilson after loss to the Patriots

Photo by Adam Glanzman/ Related: Jets coach Robert Saleh won’t commit to Zach Wilson as starting quarterback after loss to Patriots The Week 11 loss to the New England Patriots has sealed the deal: Zach Wilson is out as the New York Jets’ starting quarterback, at least this week. According to a report by ESPN’s Adam Schefter, players on the team have been informed that Wilson will not be starting this Sunday’s game against the Chicago Bears. The benching follows a disastrous game in New England that saw Wilson go 9-for-22 as a passer for 77 yards in a 10-3...

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The Bear’s Den, November 22, 2022

Chicago quarterback Justin Fields (1) lined up under center during the NFL game between the Chicago Bears and the Atlanta Falcons on November 20th, 2022 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta | Photo by Rich von Biberstein/Icon Sportswire via Are there any more annoying coach-speak words than “Day-to-day” THE DAILY SPONGIE SPECIAL BEARRRSSSS Justin Fields ‘day-to-day,’ but Bears haven’t ruled out season-ending injury - NBC Sports Chicago - As expected, the Bears were intentionally opaque about Justin Fields’ injury status as they prepare for the Jets. Jets...

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Robert Saleh says he is not committing to Zach Wilson as Jets QB1 vs. Bears | SPEAK

The New York Jets fell flat offensively against the New England Patriots in Week 11 in a 10-3 loss. Zach Wilson struggled, finishing 9-of-22 for only 77 passing yards. The QB was under hot water for his lack of accountability after the game, where he said he did not feel he let his defense down. Now, Head Coach Robert Saleh said that he will not commit to Wilson as the Jets starting QB for their Week 12 matchup against the Chicago Bears. Emmanuel Acho explains why he dislikes how Saleh is handling the Wilson situation.

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Justin Fields is day to day with what is ‘not a dislocated shoulder’

Photo by Rich von Biberstein/Icon Sportswire via There are conflicting reports about the injury suffered by Justin Fields, but regardless of the severity, it seems he will definitely miss some time. The latest injury news for Chicago Bears quarterback Justin Fields is worse than what was initially speculated but better than what was reported on Monday afternoon. After injuring his left (non-throwing) shoulder in the waning seconds of the game in Atlanta yesterday, the word sprain was the first many used. Earlier today at his press conference, head coach Matt Eberflus...

Gang Green Nation

Podcast: The Zach Wilson Saga

Brian Fluharty-USA TODAY Sports Things are not going well for Zach Wilson. The second year quarterback struggled in the Jets’ loss to the Patriots on Sunday. Things are so rough that head coach Robert Saleh didn’t even commit to starting Wilson at quarterback this Sunday when the Jets face the Chicago Bears at MetLife Stadium. That is kind of shocking given the alternatives and Wilson’s status as the second overall pick in last year’s Draft. On today’s podcast I discuss the Zach Wilson situation. This is a tough situation. The Jets clearly misjudged how pro...

Chicago Tribune

4 things we heard from the Chicago Bears, including a vague update on Justin Fields and what happened on that 2nd-down QB run

Chicago Bears coach Matt Eberflus classified quarterback Justin Fields as "day to day" with a left shoulder injury.

ClutchPoints

Bears’ Justin Fields’ ‘painful’ shoulder injury, revealed

Chicago Bears’ quarterback Justin Fields reportedly suffered a left shoulder dislocation on Sunday, per Ian Rapoport. Fields played through the injury but his timetable is unclear moving forward. Head coach Matt Eberflus described Fields as “day-to-day,” per Rapoport. More to come. The post Bears’ Justin Fields’ ‘painful’ shoulder injury, revealed appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Bears QB Justin Fields gets optimistic shoulder injury update, but there’s a catch

The Chicago Bears could not record a Sunday win over the Atlanta Falcons in Week 11. Following the game, Fields was evaluated for a shoulder injury he sustained late in the contest. On Monday, the former Ohio State product received an update on his injury. According to Courtney Cronin of ESPN, head coach Matt Eberflus […] The post Bears QB Justin Fields gets optimistic shoulder injury update, but there’s a catch appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Gang Green Nation

Robert Saleh Doesn’t Commit to Zach Wilson Starting at QB for the Jets Week 12 vs. Bears

Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports Jets quarterback Zach Wilson had a bad game Week 11 against the Patriots and then made headlines after the game for saying he didn’t believe he let the defense down. The Jets scored 3 points on offense in the loss while their defense allowed 3. Head coach Robert Saleh speaking to the media on Monday refused to commit to the second year quarterback being in the lineup for the Jets on Sunday. News: Robert Saleh is non-commital on Zach Wilson -- for the first time ever. Won't say he will start Sunday. Will continue to evaluate. This is...

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Rams-Saints Instant Reaction: If not for Texans, L.A. would be NFL’s worst team

Chuck Cook-USA TODAY Sports Whether on paper or on the field, the Rams can’t seem to do anything right or catch any breaks There are two teams in the NFC with 3-8 records: The Chicago Bears and the Carolina Panthers. Both teams have fired a head coach in 2022, both teams have had to fight to find ways to move the ball on offense, both teams were expected to be bad this season. So how in the world did the defending Super Bowl champions end up nipping at their heels for being the worst team in the NFC? The Los Angeles Rams lost to the New Orleans Saints on Sunday,...

Aaron Rodgers is all in on the Packers' offense after win vs. the Bears - Steve Young | SVP on SC

Steve Young joins Scott Van Pelt to analyze the Green Bay Packers' Week 1 victory over the Chicago Bears. Young says Aaron Rodgers displayed poise and comfort while running the Packers' new-look offense in Matt LeFleur's first career win as a head coach.

The Bears are giving QB Mitchell Trubisky the ‘keys to the car’ – Matt Nagy | Get Up

Chicago Bears head coach Matt Nagy praises Mitchell Trubisky’s progress in training camp as he prepares for his second season in the NFL. (1:40) Nagy adds how impressive the Bears’ defense was in 2018 and how they are going to carry that into 2019. #GetUp

Bill Belichick Patriots vs. Bears Week 7 Postgame Press Conference

New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick speaks with media in his postgame press conference after his team defeated the Chicago Bears 38-31 in Week 7 at Soldier Field. For more: https://nesn.com/new-england-patriots/