Bears coach Matt Nagy was asked Monday if he assumed he will coach the staff’s closing two video games of the common season.
“Sure,” Nagy said.
Nagy’s reply comes as NFL Network reported Sunday that Nagy’s future with Chicago is unsure. Ian Rapoport says that it’s changing into ”clearer and clearer” that the staff is headed for a training change this offseason.
Per ESPN, Nagy mentioned Monday he was not conscious of modifications to the timing of the Bears’ annual analysis course of for coaches, which generally concludes after the common season.
Nagy’s future with the Bears has lengthy been the subject of hypothesis. Earlier this season, Nagy denied a report that had mentioned he had been knowledgeable that the membership’s Thanksgiving contest in opposition to the Lions could be his final with the franchise.
Nagy has been the Bears’ coach for every of the previous 4 seasons. He led the staff to the postseason in each 2018 and final yr. Nevertheless, by no means as soon as has the staff superior previous the primary spherical of the playoffs.
Chicago opened this season 3–2, however has misplaced 5 consecutive video games and finds itself at 5–10 coming into Week 17.
The Bears beat the Seahawks on Sunday, 25–24, with Nagy praising his staff’s effort.
“You by no means know [what the result will be],” he mentioned. “However you possibly can at all times decide effort. We noticed that yesterday. … You worth that. It states to who the gamers are on this constructing. They deserve that they usually should have the sensation to win. It has been a short time. Once you get an opportunity to get a win, you have to take pleasure in it. And for me personally, I am simply actually pleased for the gamers.”
They finish the season with video games in opposition to the Giants and Vikings.
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