Justin Fields RUMORS & NEWS

  • Bears preseason opener: 5 questions ahead of Justin Fields’ 2022 debut

    The Athletic "Not long after he was hired as head coach, Matt Eberflus sat down with Harrison Freid, the Bears’ director of research and analysis, to go over head-coaching decisions. “We must have had 20 sessions talking about end of game, when to throw the challenge flag, when not..." August 12

  • Veteran WR Options to Help Justin Fields, Desperate Bears

    Bleacher Report "When Chicago Bears quarterback Justin Fields drops back to pass this season, he'll be throwing to... Wait, there's... Um, what about... Who's that again? August 11

  • Bears’ Justin Fields expected to benefit from offseason work, new offense

    The Athletic "Matt Eberflus just had to be sure. So as Eberflus was preparing to take over as Bears head coach during the offseason, he called his quarterback-proficient coaching friends around the NFL to get their perspective on Justin Fields. Eberflus, who spent his first..." August 10

  • Realistic Expectations for Trevor Lawrence, Justin Fields and Other 2nd-Year NFL QBs

    Bleacher Report "The 2022 NFL preseason kicked off Thursday night with the annual Hall of Fame Game. While second-year Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Trevor Lawrence didn't see the field, he will be a player to follow throughout preseason and regular-season action. He isn't the only..." August 07

  • Chicago is going all out with intriguing Justin Fields strategy in Bears’ first preseason game

    Clutch Points "Watch out for Justin Fields right out of the gate in the 2022 NFL preseason. According to Chicago Bears head coach Matt Eberflus, Fields will be part of the team’s starting unit on Aug. 13 preseason contest against AFC heavyweights Kansas City Chiefs at Soldier..." August 03

  • N’Keal Harry Already Showing Off His Bad Hands By Causing A Justin Fields’ Interception In Practice

    Total Pro Sports "The New England Patriots fan base have seen this quite a bit. Former first-round pick N’Keal Harry is looking to make a good first impression at Chicago Bears training camp but it is starting off rough when he had an unfortunate moment during Thursday’s..." July 28

  • Justin Fields’ development is finally everything during Bears training camp

    The Athletic "Last year, the Bears had a plan for training camp. Or so they said. Despite trading up for Justin Fields in the NFL Draft, he would be the No. 2 quarterback behind Andy Dalton. And nothing Fields did on the practice fields of Halas Hall would change..." July 26

  • Justin Fields’ defiant message to critics heading into Year 2

    Clutch Points "Justin Fields had an interesting rookie season with the Chicago Bears. The Bears wanted to slowly integrate him into the NFL, but he ended up playing in 12 games, ten of which were starts. That was probably more than the Bears would have liked him to play, and it wasn’t surprising to..." July 26

  • Chad Johnson working with Justin Fields

    Larry Brown Sports "Ochocinco is putting in some hours with Numero Uno for the Chicago Bears this offseason. Retired former All-Pro receiver Chad Johnson shared a photo to social media this week of an apparent workout session that he had with Bears quarterback Justin Fields.  " July 09

  • Will Justin Fields Finally Break the Bears QB Curse as a Sophomore?

    Bleacher Report "The Chicago Bears have been saddled with a quarterback curse for generations. The team hasn't employed a truly elite signal-caller since Sid Luckman led the team to four championships in the 1940s and has suffered through decades of brutal performances at the position. Chicago..." July 06

  • Bears teammates seeing a different Justin Fields in his first full offseason

    Pro Football Talk "A year ago, Justin Fields was the Bears’ newly arrived first-round draft pick quarterback, a rookie who had already been told he wouldn’t start in his first year. This year, it’s different. Fields is the Bears’ unquestioned starter in Year Two, and..." June 29

  • Justin Fields Blasted Some Dingers at Wrigley Field

    The Big Lead "The Chicago Bears have had, like, 45 quarterbacks roll through town since the last one they liked but Justin Fields has the best potential to become a fan favorite if he continues his development. What makes him different? Well, there's the football stuff of course, but who else..." June 09

  • Justin Fields faces an uncertain 2022 while Bears fix other problems

    The Score "The Chicago Bears' plan to bring rookie Justin Fields along slowly last year didn't quite go as planned. An early-season injury to Andy Dalton meant Fields had to take the wheel by Week 3, and that first start was an infamous doozy. From there, with head coach Matt Nagy's..." May 18

  • Justin Fields Trending After Woman’s Post

    Side Action "Despite the Bears’ apparent plans for a rebuild, all eyes will be on young quarterback Justin Fields next season. Bottom line: if Fields can make a drastic leap in his development in year two, that’ll leave Chicago fans much more optimistic about their future than they are..." May 18

  • How the Chicago Bears are setting up QB Justin Fields to fail in 2022

    Sportsnaut "The downside of the NFL Draft is that the best players often find themselves going to some of the worst landing spots for development. Chicago Bears quarterback Justin Fields could be the latest to fall victim to that problem, especially based on what we’ve seen this..." May 09

  • Dan Orlovsky Explains How Justin Fields Could Enter MVP Conversation Next Season

    The Big Lead "Justin Fields was dealt a tough hand as a rookie, joining a fairly dysfunctional locker room with a head coach who was on his way out. It didn't help that the Chicago Bears' roster was not very good on top of everything else that went wrong in 2021. The first-round pick eventually..." May 09

  • Ryan Poles: We’re all in on Justin Fields

    Sports Mockery "Ryan Poles wasn’t sure what he had when he first took over the Chicago Bears in January. Especially at the quarterback position. While he liked Justin Fields as a prospect coming out of Ohio State, he’d never had an opportunity to learn who the young man is and how he..." May 06

  • Bears Fans Suddenly Worried About Justin Fields After Matt Nagy Gives High Praise

    Side Action "It’s safe to say that Matt Nagy didn’t come as the quarterback whisperer he was advertised as in Chicago. During his four-year stint as Bears head coach, Nagy worked with the revolving door of Mitchell Trubisky, Nick Foles, Andy Dalton and Justin Fields as his quarterback...." May 03

  • Winners, losers from 2022 NFL Draft: Eagles thrive, Chicago Bears let down Justin Fields

    Sportsnaut "The 2022 NFL Draft is coming to a close and it delivered plenty of surprises, blockbuster trades, draft-day slides and steals across all three days. As part of Sportsnaut’s NFL coverage, it’s time to look back on everything that happened. Many focus their attention on..." April 30

  • How Bears' GM Ryan Poles can support second-year QB Justin Fields

    CBS Sports "The Chicago Bears hired Chiefs executive director of player personnel Ryan Poles to serve as the organization's new general manager in January. Poles inherits a roster that finished 6-11 last season and features quarterback Justin Fields. The..." April 22

  • Justin Fields Was Asked Point Blank If He Felt Matt Nagy Put Him In Position To Succeed

    Side Action "Thankfully for Chicago Bears fans everywhere, Justin Fields will no longer be paired with head coach Matt Nagy. After just one season working alongside Fields, the Bears saw enough to know that Nagy’s offensive system wasn’t going to work with the young QB. Now,..." April 20

  • Justin Fields impressed after offseason workout with Colin Kaepernick

    Bleacher Report "Chicago Bears quarterback Justin Fields was impressed with Colin Kaepernick's performance at a recent workout. According to ProFootballTalk's Michael David Smith, Fields felt Kaepernick performed well at a throwing session: "That was actually my first time meeting..." April 20

  • Bears' Justin Fields: 'I'm ready to lead this offense'

    The Score "A lot has changed for Justin Fields after just one year in the NFL. Fields entered the league last season as a touted quarterback prospect, but the Chicago Bears didn't give him a chance to start straight away. A year later, the signal-caller starts the..." April 19

  • 3 reasons why Matt Eberflus’ new offense in Chicago is wrong fit for Justin Fields

    Clutch Points "Chicago Bears quarterback Justin Fields showed flashes of potential during his rookie year in 2021. But overall, there were clearly some things the former first-round pick needs to work on. His footwork was less than stellar, his accuracy consistently throwing the ball was another area..." April 15

  • Matt Eberflus: Justin Fields in “a great spot” learning offense

    Pro Football Talk "The Bears are coming to the end of their second week of offseason work and head coach Matt Eberflus updated the progress of one crucial player during an appearance on The Cris Collinsworth Podcast. Eberflus said last mont that he is looking for a big jump from..." April 14

  • ‘It’s going to get better’: A look at the Bears’ plan to develop QB Justin Fields

    The Athletic "Les Snead’s timing felt perfect. As new Bears general manager Ryan Poles answered a question about organizational patience and the coaching staff, Snead — the Super Bowl-winning GM of the Rams — walked by, apparently taking a break from the NFL..." April 06

  • New Details Emerge on Justin Fields’ Rookie Year

    Heavy "Justin Fields made his first NFL start when the Chicago Bears went to FirstEnergy Stadium to take on the Cleveland Browns Week 3 of the 2021 season. What followed was one of the worst offensive displays in the NFL in recent memory. No, really. The Bears averaged a..." April 02

  • The Chicago Bears Are Already Failing Justin Fields

    Bleacher Report "If the Chicago Bears went into the offseason with an intent to provide stronger support for Justin Fields, they've failed miserably up to this point.  On the first day of April, don't be the fool to believe this roster looks better than it did three months..." April 01

  • Bears' Matt Eberflus expects 'big jump' from Justin Fields in Year 2

    The Score "Justin Fields produced a forgettable rookie season, but new Chicago Bears head coach Matt Eberflus anticipates a major improvement from the sophomore quarterback in 2022. "The development of him for the second year should be a big jump," Eberflus said Tuesday,..." March 29

  • Justin Fields facing uncertain future with Bears?

    Larry Brown Sports "Justin Fields was not given much of an opportunity to succeed in his rookie year with the Chicago Bears, and things don’t look much better for him heading into 2022. If the former Ohio State star can’t make the best of a tough situation, he may have to find a new..." March 25

  • Supporting Justin Fields: What the Bears have done and still need to do this offseason

    The Athletic "New Bears center Lucas Patrick had no problem talking up quarterback Justin Fields last week. “I mean, he’s got ‘it,’” he said. And neither did new receiver Byron Pringle on Sunday. “I see him as an elite quarterback,” he..." March 23

  • Justin Fields Putting in Offseason Work With Darnell Mooney

    Heavy "Chicago Bears quarterback Justin Fields isn’t wasting any time further developing his connection with wide receiver Darnell Mooney. In his second season with the Bears, Mooney had a career year with Fields leading the way for the majority of the season. Mooney was the..." March 19

  • Justin Fields Trains With Colin Kaepernick At Morehouse College In New Workout Vid

    TMZ "Colin Kaepernick is adding to the list of NFL stars helping the quarterback train for his NFL comeback ... this time it's Justin Fields, Tyrod Taylor, and Josh Dobbs! 34-year-old Kap previously linked up with Seahawks receiver Tyler Lockett, and..." March 18

  • How the Chicago Bears can build around Justin Fields in 2022

    Sportsnaut "Chicago Bears starting quarterback Justin Fields showed flashes of promise in his rookie season. If the franchise wants him to live up to the potential, warranting the cost of two first-round picks, general manager Ryan Poles needs to do a lot of work this..." March 11

  • Justin Fields raising concerns over throwing motion?

    Larry Brown Sports "Justin Fields had a shaky rookie season for the Chicago Bears, and some around the league apparently have a specific concern regarding the quarterback. Kevin Fishbain and Adam Jahns published an article on The Athletic about the Bears. They sought the opinion of people..." March 10