Latest Matt Nagy News

Bears interview Colts' Dodds, Eberflus for GM, coaching jobs

Jan. 17, 2022 19:04 PM EST

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears interviewed Indianapolis executive Ed Dodds for their general manager job and Colts defensive coordinator Matt Eberflus for their head coaching position on Monday. Dodds has 19 years of experience in the NFL. He has spent the past five in...

East-leading Bulls opening eyes, next up: suprising Memphis

Jan. 16, 2022 12:43 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — The “MVP! MVP!” chants are ringing out in Chicago once again, this time for Bulls star DeMar DeRozan as fans have something to cheer about in the Windy City. The resurgent Bulls (27-14) are one of the surprising stories in the NBA, opening eyes sitting atop the...

Bears interview Flores for coach job, Ireland for GM opening

Jan. 14, 2022 20:08 PM EST

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears interviewed former Miami Dolphins coach Brian Flores and New Orleans Saints assistant general manager Jeff Ireland for their vacant coach and GM jobs on Friday. Flores was fired Monday by Miami after leading the Dolphins to a 24-25 record...

Bears interview Kelly, Browns exec Adofo-Mensah for GM job

Jan. 13, 2022 20:16 PM EST

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears interviewed front-office executive Champ Kelly and Cleveland Browns vice president of football operations Kwesi Adofo-Mensah for their general manager job Thursday. Kelly has worked for the Bears the past seven years, as director of pro...

Bears interview Pederson, Cook for coach, GM positions

Jan. 12, 2022 20:21 PM EST

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears interviewed former Philadelphia Eagles coach Doug Pederson and Cleveland Browns executive Glenn Cook for their vacant coach and general manager jobs Wednesday. The positions opened Monday when the Bears fired former coach Matt Nagy and...

Bears make sweeping changes, fire GM Pace, coach Nagy

Jan. 10, 2022 22:04 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Chairman George McCaskey simply couldn’t ignore the Chicago Bears’ record, no matter how much he and the rest of his family that owns the team enjoyed having general manager Ryan Pace and coach Matt Nagy around. It was time to make big changes. And the Bears did...

From north to east, NFL firings begin on day after finales

Jan. 10, 2022 17:10 PM EST

From the NFC North to the AFC East, the firings began almost immediately after the NFL's first 17-game season concluded. The Vikings fired coach Mike Zimmer and general manager Rick Spielman on Monday following an 8-9 season. Division rival Chicago parted with coach Matt Nagy and GM...

Chicago Bears fire general manager Ryan Pace, coach Matt Nagy after 6-11 season

Jan. 10, 2022 10:14 AM EST
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Bears fire general manager Ryan Pace, coach Matt Nagy after 6-11 season.

Vikings beat Bears 31-17; futures uncertain for Nagy, Zimmer

Jan. 09, 2022 23:24 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer had no interest in reflection, still stung by several narrow losses in his eighth year that kept his team out of the playoffs and rendered irrelevant this season-ending win over Chicago. Down the hall, Bears coach Matt Nagy was...

Chargers-Raiders showdown completes 17-game NFL season

Jan. 07, 2022 19:12 PM EST

What the NFL covets for the regular-season finale is a pivotal game, a win-or-else matchup. The league got it with the Raiders hosting the Chargers. Barring a tie — oh, please, not one of those — either Las Vegas or Los Angeles will be heading to the playoffs. Pretty cool for...