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Chicago Bears (8-8)


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@ Min
W 33-27
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@ Jax
W 41-17
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vs. GB
L 16-35
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@ NO
L 9-21
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Bears sticking with plan to start Dalton at QB

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) For the Chicago Bears, the quarterback issue lingers even as other problems popped up Tuesday at the first day of a three-day mandatory minicamp.

With a few key players surprisingly unavailable for minicamp, Bears coach Matt Nagy still found himself answering questions about who would be the starter at quarterback against the Los Angeles Rams in the season opener after he has repeatedly said veteran Andy Dalton is his No. 1 and rookie Justin Fields the backup.

"Our coaches understand that we all get excited about Justin Fields," Nagy said. "We'd all be lying if we said something different. With that said, we're excited about Andy Dalton, too.

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NFC North Division
TeamWLTPct
xyz-Green Bay 1330.813
x-Chicago 880.500
Minnesota 790.438
Detroit 5110.313
Full Standings
Leaders
Pass Yds: M. Trubisky2055
Pass TDs: M. Trubisky16
Rush Yds: D. Montgomery1070
Rush TDs: D. Montgomery8
Rec Yds: A. Robinson II1250
Rec TDs: J. Graham8
Int: T. Gipson Sr.2
Sacks: K. Mack9.0
Offense (Rank)
Yards: 5302 (26)
Passing Yards: 3925 (22)
Rushing Yards: 1647 (25)
Points per game: 23.3 (22)
Yards per game: 331.4 (26)
Touchdowns: 38 (23)
Field Goals: 30 (7)
Defense (Rank)
Yards: 5519 (11)
Passing Yards: 3939 (11)
Rushing Yards: 1814 (15)
Points per game: 23.1 (13)
Yards per game: 344.9 (11)
Touchdowns: 39 (8)
Field Goals: 29 (22)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
4/9 M. Joseph re-signed/unrest FA One-year contract (through 2021)
4/7 P. Scales re-signed/unrest FA One-year contract (through 2021)
4/1 G. Ifedi re-signed/unrest FA One-year contract (through 2021)
3/29 D. Williams signed One-year contract (through 2021)
3/29 A. Burns re-signed/unrest FA One-year contract (through 2021)
3/25 D. Bush re-signed/unrest FA One-year contract (through 2021)
3/25 D. Houston-Carson re-signed/unrest FA One-year contract (through 2021)
3/25 P. O'Donnell re-signed/unrest FA One-year contract (through 2021)
3/24 A. Robinson II re-signed/franchise One-year tender (through 2021)
3/23 J. Attaochu signed/unrest FA Two-year contract (through 2022)
Injuries
Date Player Status
1/10 D. Mooney ankle (Out)
1/10 B. Skrine concussion (Out)
1/10 R. Smith elbow (Out)
1/10 J. Johnson shoulder (Questionable)
1/10 J. Woods toe, glute (Questionable)
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