Matt Nagy is mute the Bears’ head coach, and Justin Fields is mute their initiating quarterback.
Nagy, dismissing a negate that he may perhaps perhaps be fired after the Bears’ Thanksgiving recreation, spoke today time address a man who expects to remain the team’s head coach for a minimal of the leisure of this season. And he talked about Fields will stay their initiating quarterback for the leisure of this season.
Fields has cracked ribs, Nagy confirmed, however he will commence as soon as more as soon as he is cleared medically. Andy Dalton started on Thanksgiving and helped the Bears beat the Lions. To this level this season the Bears are 2-1 in video games Dalton begins and a pair of-6 in video games Fields begins.
With out being requested about it, Nagy referenced a negate that Bears chairman George McCaskey ordered him to commence Fields, and talked about that negate used to be incorrect. Nagy build in Dalton because the starter first and predominant of the season and turned to Fields handiest when Dalton received injure, however Nagy says it used to be his decision to follow Fields as soon as Dalton used to be wholesome.
How great longer this may perhaps be Nagy’s decision remains to be considered. But as lengthy as it’s up to Nagy, he says he’s sticking with Fields.