If you had the "yes" on Will Mitch Trubisky Start A Game Before Week 8, it was a never-in-doubt winner. Trubisky will be
Monday night vs. Minnesota (no line as of Tuesday afternoon). The rookie from North Carolina looked the part during the preseason and after Mike Glennon committed his 138th turnover, the Bears felt there was no choice but to make the switch. Remember for every Deshaun Watson, there's a Deshone Kizer lurking not too far behind.
The Bears will run a simplified version of their offense, Trubisky said, but one that will feature more play-action, rollouts and moving the pocket, to play to the rookie’s athleticism and accuracy throwing on the run. Trubisky claimed he hasn’t felt outside buzz, but know the stakes are high.
“We’re in this new era where young quarterbacks are expected to come in right away and produce like veterans have,” Trubisky said.