Bear coach Matt Nagy mentioned Sunday evening that quarterback Mitchell Trubisky was not wholesome sufficient to complete the group's 17-7 loss to the Rams in Los Angeles .
Trubisky was attempting to play with ache in his proper hip, Nagy informed reporters on the post-game press convention. Nagy changed Trubisky with Chase Daniel whereas there was three:31 remaining within the fourth quarter.
"It was all primarily based on the truth that he was not feeling nicely, his hip was hurting him," mentioned Nagy. "We knew, a couple of earlier collection, that one thing was incorrect." In response to the Chicago Solar-Occasions, Trubisky warned quarterback coach Dave Ragone earlier within the second half and Ragone later knowledgeable Nagy. Whereas Trubisky was struggling to throw appropriately, Nagy mentioned that he had informed Trubisky that the quarterback needed to "be trustworthy" concerning the harm.
"Making an attempt to play via that is what he was doing," mentioned Nagy, including that later, Trubisky didn’t need to depart the sport.
Matt Nagy on Mitchell Trubisky due to his "hip harm" tonight, Bears. Nagy later added that he had seen an issue when Trubisky opened to his left and was attempting to launch. pic.twitter.com/dUIRNjT65C
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Trubisky mentioned at his post-game press convention that he had begun to really feel stiff on the finish of the second quarter. He acknowledged that his throws have been affected, however that he was nonetheless attempting to "struggle" what he was feeling.
"I couldn’t transfer as I wished," he mentioned. "I'm simply throwing with a variety of arms."
Trubisky completed the sport by finishing 24 of 43 passes for 190 yards with a landing and an interception. He additionally rushed as soon as over a distance of four meters and was sacked as soon as.