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Bears coach Matt Nagy’s job might be safe

The Chicago Bears, heading into their “Thursday Night Football” matchup with the Dallas Cowboys, have not lived up to expectations. Rather than sit with the cool kids at the Super Bowl contenders table, the Bears sit with the less-popular, equally as polarizing pretenders table. At 6-6 through Week 12, year two of the Matt Nagy […] The post Bears coach Matt Nagy’s job might be safe appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Cowboys’ Dak Prescott injured right index finger, sprained left hand against the Bears

The Dallas Cowboys fell short against the Chicago Bears on Thursday night, and there was injury added to insult following the game. According to Ian Rapoport, Dak Prescott injured his right index finger and sprained his left hand versus the Bears. #Cowboys coach Jason Garrett tells reporters that QB Dak Prescott injured his right index […] The post Cowboys’ Dak Prescott injured right index finger, sprained left hand against the Bears appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Jerry Jones says quitting on your coach is quitting on yourself

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones appeared on 105.3 The Fan on Friday morning to discuss the status of his team after the Cowboys’ latest loss to the Chicago Bears, and this time, he backed up Jason Garrett. But he kind of did it just to back up his own self. When talking about Garrett, Jones […] The post Jerry Jones says quitting on your coach is quitting on yourself appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Jerry Jones says the Cowboys are ‘not collectively getting together as a team’

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has thrown jabs at head coach Jason Garrett numerous times this season, but following the Cowboys’ latest devastating loss to the Chicago Bears on Thursday night, he appeared to turn his direction toward the players. While Jones did not say it verbatim, he seemed to question whether or not the […] The post Jerry Jones says the Cowboys are ‘not collectively getting together as a team’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Domonique Foxworth: Marvin Lewis should be Chicago Bears' coach next season

Domonique Foxworth: "I think people are getting a newfound respect for (Lewis) considering the infrastructure that he was dealing with in Cincinnati."        

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Jason Garrett discusses the play of Cowboys draft pick Trysten Hill

Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports Coach Garrett speaks! One more press conference before the Cowboys head out to Chicago to take on the Bears. Let’s see what Jason Garrett had to say. (All answers are paraphrased and not actual quotes). Randall Cobb was sick on Monday He’s anticipated to practice today. Other injuries Leighton Vander Esch, Antwaun Woods will be limited if they do anything today. What’s the decision process on LVE? Jason Garrett said he was not the expert on this, but that you don’t want anything to be symptomatic. They just keep getting his feedback and certain...

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Bears: Trubisky and Nagy will sink or swim together

No matter what happens the rest of this season, the Chicago Bears will likely keep both Mitch Trubisky and Matt Nagy together for one more offseason. Chicago Bears fans everywhere are continually debating who is likely to remain with the organization longest: quarterback Mitch Trubisky or head coach Matt Nagy? It’s a fair and legitimate […] Bears: Trubisky and Nagy will sink or swim together - Da Windy City - Da Windy City - A Chicago Sports Site - Bears, Bulls, Cubs, White Sox, Blackhawks, Fighting Illini & More

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Lions’ T.J. Hockenson out for season with ankle injury

Detroit Lions head coach Matt Patricia says that tight end T.J. Hockenson will miss the remainder of the season as a result of an ankle injury he suffered during his team’s Thanksgiving Day loss to the Chicago Bears, per Josh Alper of Pro Football Talk. Hockenson will be placed on the injured reserve list. The […] The post Lions’ T.J. Hockenson out for season with ankle injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Dallas Cowboys at Chicago Bears, 2019 NFL Week 14

Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports Keep track here of everything related to Cowboys at Bears in NFL Week 14 as Dallas visits Chicago on Thursday night. The Dallas Cowboys have lost two games in a row and as a result people are starting to get pretty restless when it comes to America’s Team. Jason Garrett’s status as head coach seems shaky at best, the offense has only been able to score two touchdowns in their last eight quarters, and defensively things seem to fall apart at the worst time. A road trip to take on the Chicago Bears hardly sounds like fun, but if the Cowboys want to...

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Stopping Dalvin Cook is critical for a Seahawks victory on Monday night

Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports Ted Glover of the Daily Norsemen joined the Field Gulls podcast to preview Monday’s game In a matchup of two of the top teams in the NFC, the Seattle Seahawks face off against the Minnesota Vikings on Monday Night Football. The Vikings are 3-3 on the road this season and are 2-3 coming off the bye week under head coach Mike Zimmer. Ted Glover of the Daily Norsemen joins the show to talk about the key to stopping a Vikings offense that has seen a lot of success this year, especially since their Week 4 loss to the Chicago Bears. One major thing that has...

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Bears’ Matt Nagy speaks out on Mitchell Trubisky’s Thanksgiving performance

The Chicago Bears have been waiting an awful long time for a big-time performance from Mitchell Trubisky, and they finally got it on Thanksgiving Day, as the quarterback completed 29 of his 38 throws for 338 yards, three touchdowns and an interception in a 24-20 win over the Detroit Lions. Afterward, Bears head coach Matt […] The post Bears’ Matt Nagy speaks out on Mitchell Trubisky’s Thanksgiving performance appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Pat Shurmur tries to explain fourth-quarter punt sequence

Photo by Dylan Buell/ Getting caught without a return man in final minutes proves costly In a season filled with head-scratching clock and in-game management decisions by New York Giants head coach Pat Shurmur, what happened in the closing moments Sunday against the Chicago Bears might be the most egregious misjudgment of them all. If you watched the game you know what happened. Facing fourth-and-2 at his own 33-yard line with 3:48 to play, Bears coach Matt Nagy outmaneuvered the Giants and put Daniel Jones in a nearly impossible situation from which he could not extricate the...

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Giants news, 11/25: What others are saying as losses mount for Giants

Photo by Michael Hickey/ Let’s get to your Monday headlines Good morning, New York Giants fans! The Giants sank to 2-9 on Sunday with their disappointing loss to the Chicago Bears, but the sun still came up this morning. Let’s check out some of the post-game headlines. Six reasons why Pat Shurmur's job with Giants is still pretty safe | SNY Ralph Vacchiano writes that Shurmur is “probably still pretty safe” as head coach and that “his seat is only warm, and not quite burning hot ... yet.” He is probably right, as hard as that is for many fans to stomach. Giants studs and...

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‘Valentine’s Views:’ Will Pat Shurmur’s closing argument be strong enough?

Pat Shurmur That and more thoughts for today Before the New York Giants face the Chicago Bears on Sunday, here are some things I think as the season enters its final six weeks. Can Pat Shurmur make a strong closing argument? Pat Shurmur sounded a lot like a coach campaigning to keep his job when he spoke with media on Thursday. “This can be a little bit of an endurance test sometimes as you try to build a winner,” Shurmur said. “I think the important thing is to just keep coaching and just keep doing all the things you think are necessary. “At the end of the day we all realize as...

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Bears coach Matt Nagy surprised how quickly Mitchell Trubisky has recovered from hip injury

The last time we saw Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky, he was exiting this team’s Sunday night loss to the Los Angeles Rams due to a hip injury. The injury put Trubisky’s status for Week 12 in question, but it’s looking like the third-year pro will be just fine. Trubisky is set to start against […] The post Bears coach Matt Nagy surprised how quickly Mitchell Trubisky has recovered from hip injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Bears: Mysteriously, no injury designation for Mitchell Trubisky

After suffering an apparent hip pointer in a Week 11 game against the Los Angeles Rams, Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky appears healthy. Late in that game against the Los Angeles Rams, Mitchell Trubisky was benched by Chicago Bears head coach Matt Nagy. With the Bears down 10, Chase Daniel walked out onto the field […] Bears: Mysteriously, no injury designation for Mitchell Trubisky - Da Windy City - Da Windy City - A Chicago Sports Site - Bears, Bulls, Cubs, White Sox, Blackhawks, Fighting Illini & More

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Bears’ Matt Nagy claims Mitchell Trubisky has ‘without a doubt’ improved over last two weeks

Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky hasn’t been impressing many with his play this season, but coach Matt Nagy has seen some improvement in the last couple of weeks. “I’m going to go back to what I really like — and what I’m sticking to and what I believe in — is the last two weeks, […] The post Bears’ Matt Nagy claims Mitchell Trubisky has ‘without a doubt’ improved over last two weeks appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Giants’ injury report, 11/22: Sterling Shepard could be cleared to play Sunday

Sterling Shepard | Photo by Mike Zarrilli/ Evan Engram, Rhett Ellison ruled out While tight ends Evan Engram (foot) and Rhett Ellison (concussion) have already been ruled out of Sunday’s game against the Chicago Bears, the New York Giants could be getting wide receiver Sterling Shepard back. Coach Pat Shurmur told media Friday that Shepard, out since Week 5 after suffering his second concussion of the season, could be cleared later today. It is also possible that independent doctors will clear starting left tackle Nate Solder and starting cornerback Janoris Jenkins from the protocol on...

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Bears QB Mitchell Trubisky practicing fully again on Thursday

The Chicago Bears lost 17-7 to the Los Angeles Rams in Week 11. What had most people talking though was the fact that Mitchell Trubisky did not finish the game. At the time, it was unclear if he was simply benched, or if an injury had forced him out of the game. However, head coach […] The post Bears QB Mitchell Trubisky practicing fully again on Thursday appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Mitchell Trubisky: A cautionary tale of quarterback development

Photo by Patrick Gorski/Icon Sportswire via What lessons can be imparted from how the Bears handled their young quarterback? This weekend the New York Giants will play the Chicago Bears, and it naturally brings to mind the issue of how to handle young quarterbacks. With the Mitchell Trubisky Era perhaps drawing to a close in Chicago, how the organization and head coach Matt Nagy groomed their young passer can provide some lessons for the Giants and head coach Pat Shurmur. As someone who covers Trubisky, here are some of the lessons to learn from his career so far in Chicago. Lessons to...

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Bears: Jim Harbaugh’s success with Alex Smith could fix Trubisky

Chicago Bears head coach Matt Nagy’s stubbornness has turned into ruining Mitchell Trubisky. If Nagy is fired, Jim Harbaugh could fix Trubisky and this team. At 4-6, the Chicago Bears really have nothing to gain from this lost season. The best they can do is trying to win games to keep Oakland from getting a […] Bears: Jim Harbaugh’s success with Alex Smith could fix Trubisky - Da Windy City - Da Windy City - A Chicago Sports Site - Bears, Bulls, Cubs, White Sox, Blackhawks, Fighting Illini & More

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Giants at Bears, first look: Both teams have disappointed thus far

Mitchell Trubisky | Photo by Meg Oliphant/ Giants still hoping to make progress Sunday’s meeting between the New York Giants and Chicago Bears features two teams who had vastly different expectations entering 2019, but who have each endured similarly disappointing seasons. The Giants, trying to find their way out from under a string of mostly bad seasons, were hoping to improve after a 5-11 season in Pat Shurmur’s first year as head coach. Instead, the optimism of Daniel Jones’ impressive first couple of starts has faded, the Giants have lost six straight to tumble to 2-8 and now...

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Bears: Matt Nagy appears to be in over his head

Is the head coach of the Chicago Bears in way over his head? We examine that question in our latest. Less than a year ago, everything was sunshine and rainbows for Matt Nagy, the head coach of the Chicago Bears. His team had just finished 12-4, won the division, and despite a heartbreaking loss in […] Bears: Matt Nagy appears to be in over his head - Da Windy City - Da Windy City - A Chicago Sports Site - Bears, Bulls, Cubs, White Sox, Blackhawks, Fighting Illini & More

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Bold predictions for Bears QB Mitchell Trubisky in Week 12 vs. Giants

Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky is questionable for Sunday’s game against the New York Giants after leaving the team’s loss against the Los Angeles Rams with a hip pointer. Bears coach Matt Nagy made it clear that if Trubisky is healthy, he will be the starter. Assuming he plays on Sunday, let’s breakdown three bold […] The post Bold predictions for Bears QB Mitchell Trubisky in Week 12 vs. Giants appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Bears’ Matt Nagy would give up calling offensive plays if it helped the team

The Chicago Bears have struggled this season, and the main reason for that has been their offense. There are quite a few things you could point to as to why the offense has simply not been good. One of those things has been the play calling. Head coach Matt Nagy seems to understand the frustration […] The post Bears’ Matt Nagy would give up calling offensive plays if it helped the team appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Justifying Matt Nagy on Mitch Trubisky’s hip

Everyone is calling out Matt Nagy for his benching of Mitch Trubisky with a questionable hip injury. Here is a devils advocate take The benching of Mitch Trubisky shook headlines late in the fourth quarter of a close loss to the LA Rams. The official word was late to get in, and head coach Matt […] Justifying Matt Nagy on Mitch Trubisky’s hip - Bear Goggles On - Bear Goggles On - A Chicago Bears Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

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Chicago Bears: Matt Nagy has given up on his players and team

There are several incidents during the Chicago Bears and Los Angeles Rams game that point to Coach Matt Nagy giving up on his football team. Chicago Bears fans brace yourself because we still have six weeks remaining to sit through this disappointing season. The same issues that have plagued the Chicago Bears this season continued […] Chicago Bears: Matt Nagy has given up on his players and team - Bear Goggles On - Bear Goggles On - A Chicago Bears Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

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Bears coach Matt Nagy confirms Mitchell Trubisky has a ‘hip pointer’

Sunday was a tough day for the Chicago Bears. Not only was the team most likely eliminated from playoff contention, sitting at 4-6 in a loaded NFC, but they lost quarterback Mitch Trubisky due to a hip injury. On Monday, head coach Matt Nagy elaborated on Trubisky’s injury, stating that the quarterback suffered a “hip […] The post Bears coach Matt Nagy confirms Mitchell Trubisky has a ‘hip pointer’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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/