After the Chicago Bears salvaged a playoff look from a seemingly misplaced season, head coach Matt Nagy and common supervisor Ryan Tempo will return subsequent season, the Chicago Tribune’s Dan Wiederer stories.
Defensive coordinator Chuck Pagano is not going to. The 60-year-old NFL teaching veteran is retiring, in accordance with a number of stories.
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It’s information that won’t sit properly with Bears followers who’ve watched Nagy’s offense lag behind Pagano’s protection for years. The Bears have completed within the backside third of the league in offense every of the final two seasons behind quarterbacks Mitchell Trubisky and Nick Foles.
Tempo oversaw the collection of Trubisky with the No. 2 decide within the 2017 draft forward of Patrick Mahomes and Deshaun Watson. He additionally traded a fourth-round decide to the Jaguars for Foles after he’d been benched for Gardner Minshew in Jacksonville.
Nagy’s and Tempo’s fates gave the impression to be sealed after a six-game midseason slide dropped the Bears to 5-7. However they backed into the playoffs, the place they put up a listless effort in a 21-9 loss to the New Orleans Saints on Sunday.
It was apparently a efficiency ok to save lots of their jobs.
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