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FILE - In this Jan. 13, 2020, file photo, Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence throws a pass against LSU during the first half of a NCAA College Football Playoff national championship game in New Orleans. The college quarterbacks class is shaping up nicely, just in time to perhaps rescue some NFL teams from themselves. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)

On Football: NFL QB quandaries from coast to coast

Nov. 28, 2020 10:54 AM EST

The college quarterbacks class is shaping up nicely, just in time to perhaps rescue some NFL teams from themselves. Right at the top are Clemson's Trevor Lawrence, Ohio State's Justin Fields and Florida's Kyle Trask, depending on who (likely all) become eligible for the 2021 draft. BYU's Zach Wilson and North...

FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2020, file photo, Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky, left, warms up as he throws the ball to quarterback Nick Foles, right, during an NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints in Chicago. The college quarterbacks class is shaping up nicely, just in time to perhaps rescue some NFL teams from themselves. Those guys salivating about such prospects work in the personnel departments of the Jets, Jaguars and Bears. Maybe for the Lions,  Patriots, Falcons, Saints and 49ers. (AP Photo/Kamil Krzaczynski, File)

Bears name Mitchell Trubisky starting QB vs. Packers

Nov. 27, 2020 5:17 PM EST

LAKE FOREST, IIll. (AP) — It's been a long way back from a difficult place for Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky. After being benched in Week 3, Trubisky will start against the Green Bay Packers on Sunday night, Bears coach Matt Nagy said Friday. Trubisky took all the first-team snaps at practice...

FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2020, file photo, Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky, left, warms up as he throws the ball to quarterback Nick Foles, right, during an NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints in Chicago. The college quarterbacks class is shaping up nicely, just in time to perhaps rescue some NFL teams from themselves. Those guys salivating about such prospects work in the personnel departments of the Jets, Jaguars and Bears. Maybe for the Lions,  Patriots, Falcons, Saints and 49ers. (AP Photo/Kamil Krzaczynski, File)

Bears name Mitchell Trubisky starting QB vs. Packers

Nov. 27, 2020 3:33 PM EST

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Mitchell Trubisky will be the Chicago Bears' starting quarterback against the Green Bay Packers on Sunday night, coach Matt Nagy said Friday. Trubisky took all the first-team snaps at practice this week but Nagy had stopped just short of designating him the starter, just in case...

Packers try to extend NFC North lead as they host Bears

Nov. 27, 2020 3:21 PM EST

CHICAGO (5-5) at GREEN BAY (7-3) Sunday, 8:20 p.m. ET, NBC OPENING LINE – Packers by 7 ½ RECORD VS. SPREAD – Bears 5-5, Packers 6-4 SERIES RECORD – Packers lead 99-95-6 LAST MEETING – Packers beat Bears 21-13 on Dec. 15, 2019 at Green Bay LAST WEEK – Bears had bye, lost...

Green Bay Packers wide receiver Davante Adams (17) makes a catch during the first half of an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Bears seek to end 4-game skid as they visit Green Bay

Nov. 27, 2020 3:18 PM EST

As poorly as things have gone for the Chicago Bears over the last month, they have a chance to close November by getting right back in the thick of the NFC North race. If the Bears don’t capitalize on the opportunity, the Green Bay Packers will head into December well on their way to clinching a second...

In this Aug. 30, 2020, photo, Dallas Cowboys strength and conditioning coordinator Markus Paul, left, talks with coach Mike McCarthy during NFL football training camp in Arlington, Texas. Paul died Wednesday, Nov. 25, a day after being taken to the hospital after experiencing a medical emergency at the team's facility. He was 54. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth, File)

Cowboys assistant Markus Paul dies day after medical event

Nov. 25, 2020 11:18 PM EST

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dallas Cowboys strength coach Markus Paul died Wednesday, a day after being taken to the hospital after experiencing a medical emergency at the team's facility. He was 54. The team said the cause of death was pending. Paul was in his third season with the Cowboys after previous being a...

Mitchell Trubisky practices but Bears delay QB decision

Nov. 25, 2020 6:37 PM EST

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Nick Foles or Mitchell Trubisky? No decision yet. Chicago Bears coach Matt Nagy on Wednesday delayed announcing whether Foles or Trubisky will start at quarterback Sunday night against the Green Bay Packers. It’s looking more like Trubisky will play, though, and at least the...

Jacksonville Jaguars' Mike Glennon warms up before an NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Matt Ludtke)

Jags turn to QB Glennon against Browns after Luton's debacle

Nov. 25, 2020 3:39 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Mike Glennon’s first start in more than three years took a circle of benchings that involved five quarterbacks and two teams more than a thousand miles apart. Try to follow along: Glennon got benched in 2017 for then-Chicago rookie Mitchell Trubisky, who got benched this...

22 November 2020: Markus Paul of the Dallas Cowboys during their 31-28 win over the Minnesota Vikings at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Photo by James D. Smith/Dallas Cowboys

Cowboys cancel practice over medical issue involving staff

Nov. 24, 2020 7:27 PM EST

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys canceled practice Tuesday after a non-coronavirus medical emergency involving their strength and conditioning coordinator. The Cowboys said Markus Paul “experienced a medical emergency” Tuesday morning at the facility, where he was immediately treated...

Green Bay Packers' Marquez Valdes-Scantling (83) fumbles a catch during the overtime of an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Indianapolis. Indianapolis Colts' DeForest Buckner (99) recovered the fumble. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Packers' Valdes-Scantling ready to bounce back after fumble

Nov. 24, 2020 2:59 AM EST

Green Bay Packers wide receiver Marquez Valdes-Scantling wants to make sure his costly fumble in an overtime loss to Indianapolis doesn't ruin the breakthrough season he's been putting together. The third-year pro will try to bounce back Sunday night when the NFC North-leading Packers (7-3) host the Chicago Bears...