Justin FieldsThe player’s position remains up in the air for Week 12 after he reportedly suffered a dislocated left shoulder late in Sunday’s loss to the Falcons, According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport.
He was a Bears quarterback He was taken to the locker room in noticeable pain After sustaining a shoulder injury on a designed run to open Chicago’s last drive. bore Coach Matt Eberfels said after the game that Fields, who also suffered a hamstring cramp during the game, was being evaluated by doctors, and that the team would know more about his condition by Wednesday.
On Monday morning, Eberflus announced that Fields would be considered “day to day” beginning of the week, but did not specify the extent of the 23-year-old’s shoulder injury.
With the Bears continuing to assess Fields’ injury, it will be interesting to see how the week plays out for the young star as he faces the prospect of being forced to postpone his stellar season for the time being.
Over the year, Fields accumulated 1,642 passing yards, 13 touchdowns and eight interceptions, along with 834 passing yards and seven scores.
The Bears will face the Jets on Sunday at 1 p.m. ET.
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