Matt Nagy says he hasn’t been told he’ll be fired

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For the second time this season, Bears coach Matt Nagy is denying a report that he’s been informed that he’s about to be fired.

Nagy said today that he has not been told that Sunday’s game against the Vikings will be his last as the Bears’ head coach. He questioned the source of the report and expressed doubt about any legitimate sources saying that he’s out.

A previous report that said Nagy would be fired after the Bears’ Thanksgiving game proved to be false.

Still, it seems unlikely that Nagy will be back for the 2022 season. After a great first season in which Nagy and the Bears went 12-4 in 2018, they’ve declined to 8-8 in both 2019 and 2020, and they’re 6-10 this season. Nagy has the Bears pointed in the wrong direction, and they’re likely to change direction in the offseason. Even if Nagy hasn’t been told that yet.

9 responses to “Matt Nagy says he hasn’t been told he’ll be fired

  1. I think the Bears are going hard after Harbaugh. Nagy will be gone the second the game clock hits 0:00 on Sunday.

  2. Does it matter if he’s been told? He’s clearly not coming back so why waste your time asking him about it

  3. Dan. You’re getting fired Monday if not Sunday evening. Good luck in your next endeavor

  4. Matt, If you were in charge, would you keep the man you hired to develop a QB and NFL offense which got worse every year. You should fire yourself….your offense is garbage, the laughing stock of the NFL.

  5. Nagy just another in a long list of failed Bear coaches. Getting one who is qualified and will work within the McCaskey system will be more difficult that getting Fields ready. Same for a Pace replacement.

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