DETROIT — It certain seems just like the Lions are about to catch a break.
Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky is coping with a sprained AC joint in his throwing shoulder, in accordance with ESPN. He hasn’t practiced all week, regardless that Chicago is simply holding walk-throughs, and awakened with extra soreness on Wednesday.
Chicago has listed Trubisky as uncertain on the membership’s damage report, which implies he doubtless won’t play on Thanksgiving in opposition to Detroit. And that’s decidedly a break for Detroit, which was ripped for 4 straight landing drives within the groups’ final assembly 10 days in the past.
Trubisky carried an ideal QB ranking into the third quarter that day, completed with a career-high 355 yards passing and accounted for 4 touchdowns general.
If Trubisky cannot go, Chase Daniel is anticipated to get the decision for Chicago. He is accomplished 51 of 78 passes for one landing and one interception in his 10-year profession. He hasn’t thrown a cross since 2006.
And with simply the quick week to organize for Detroit, with no full practices, the Bears are in a little bit of a bind.
“We’re on a brief week,” Bears coach Matt Nagy mentioned. “So regardless, there’s not lots you are able to do. The great factor about having a man like Chase, no matter which path you go, is I used to be Chase’s quarterback coach in Kansas Metropolis for 3 years. So I do know Chase inside-out, and he is aware of me. And so, that is why you herald a man like Chase, is just not just for his experience on this offense, however in the best way he handles his place every week. You realize that in case you ever get right into a scenario the place you are going to want him or name on him, you are feeling very comfy.
“We’ll see the place it goes, however I’ve final belief in him, and if that’s the path that we find yourself going, then that is the best way it goes. He’ll be excited and we’ll give it our greatest.”