Over the past several weeks, arguably no NFL quarterback has had more on his shoulders than Justin Fields. Ironically, the Bears quarterback suffered a shoulder injury Sunday that has resulted in coach Matt Eberflus has labeling him as day-to-day Monday.
Hours later, NFL Media reported that Fields suffered a dislocated left shoulder against the Falcons. One medical source told CBS Sports it’d be a “shock” if the QB suited up for Sunday’s game against the Jets if that were true, though he officially remains day-to-day and was cleared to practice. On Wednesday, Fields described the separated shoulder as “basically an AC joint injury” with torn ligaments.
The Bears had Fields running the ball double-digit times per game in four of their last five contests prior to Week 11, and he gained 555 yards and five touchdowns on his 62 carries during that time. Fields was busy on…
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Author : Jared Dubin
Publish date : 2022-11-23 20:19:01
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