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Quarterback, Chicago Bears

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Draft: 2013 Round 3 (11)
College: North Carolina State
Ht: 6’6”  Wt: 225 DOB: 1989-12-12 Age: 27
QB Rank Tier ADP-12
#27 5 -

Season Stats
FF Today Default Scoring: Review Scoring
  PassingRushing Fantasy
Season Team G Cmp Att Cmp% Yard TD INTAtt Yard Avg TD FPts FPts/G
2013 TB 13 247 416 59.4 2,608 19 9 27 37 1.4 0 210.1 16.2
2014 TB 6 117 203 57.6 1,417 10 6 10 49 4.9 0 115.8 19.3
2016 TB 1 10 11 90.9 75 1 0 0 0 - 0 7.8 7.8
2017 (Projected) CHI   259 432 60.0 3,065 15 13 18 70 3.9 0 220.3  

2017 Outlook
Depth Chart
One of the more confusing off-seasons belongs to the Chicago Bears. Most knew that it was time for the Jay Cutler era to end, but if you pegged the Bears signing Mike Glennon to a huge deal, then giving up a ton of draft stock to move up one spot to select Mitchell Trubisky, I have a palm you can read.

Glennon comes to the Bears on what is essentially a one-year, $18-million dollar deal. That's middle of the road starting QB money, but the problem is that doesn't quite jibe with how this roster is built. At some point after signing Glennon, the Bears either had a change of heart, or fell so deeply in love with Trubisky they couldn't pass him up. So while the rookie from North Carolina waits his turn and the Bears give the keys to Glennon, what can we expect from a fantasy perspective? Frankly, not much. A few factors are going to conspire to make Glennon an extremely fringe fantasy asset.

First, the Chicago offense is predicated on the run game. Since John Fox became head coach two years ago, the team has never been higher than 22nd in pass attempts, so it's highly unlikely Glennon's stats will be boosted by sheer volume. Next, Glennon himself hasn't seen meaningful snaps in nearly three years. That season he went 1-6 as a starter and threw only ten touchdowns compared to six interceptions. Sure, he had a quietly effective rookie year (which is probably the only reason he got the big contract he did), but that was many moons ago, and clearly Tampa didn't think he was the franchise quarterback because they drafted Jameis Winston. Look, Glennon will probably turn out to be a fine backup quarterback one day. He's terribly limited athletically, and basically someone whose best asset is not screwing things up. He might have some value in a two-quarterback league, but he has such a limited upside, that I don't think he's currently roster material in standard fantasy leagues.

Fan. Tm. Player
QB1QB1 Mike Glennon
QB2QB2 Mitchell Trubisky
QB3QB3 Connor Shaw
QB4QB4 Mark Sanchez
Bears Depth Chart
News From The Past 90 Days
Mike Glennon to remain starter all season?
Mitchell Trubisky not expected to push veteran
By: Doug Orth | Mon Jul 17, 6:50 pm

Chicgao Bears
For those just tuning back in after last year's 3-13 finish - this is not an open quarterback competition. It's not veteran Mike Glennon versus second-overall pick Mitchell Trubisky with coach John Fox dangling the car keys between them. It's Glennon's job on Day 1, and the team plans for the depth chart to remain stacked that way. All season, in fact. Until further notice, Glennon's grip on the job remains strong because he is the only one of the two trained in an NFL offense. (Chicago Tribune)

FFToday's Take: It's the right approach given how raw Trubisky is, but it remains to be seen if the Bears will have the conviction to stick to it like so few teams before them have. At the very least, Glennon should give this offense - specifically Cameron Meredith and Jordan Howard - a decent shot to match or exceed its production from last season. Glennon is a low-end QB2 for fantasy purposes.


Injury QB Mark Sanchez suffers knee injury
Out rest of OTAs and mini-camp
By: Mike Krueger | Tue May 30, 6:00 pm

Chicgao Bears
Bears QB Mark Sanchez suffered a left knee injury today. Out for the rest of OTAs and mini-camp. Expected back for training camp. (Dan Wiederer on Twitter)

FFToday's Take: Raise your hand if you knew Sanchez was on the Bears roster. All three of you can put your hands down. While Sanchez is expected to return for training camp, he's third in the pecking order behind Mike Glennon and rookie Mitchell Trubisky and well off the fantasy radar.



2016 Gamelog Stats
FF Today Default Scoring: Review Scoring
  PassingRushing Fantasy
Week Opp Result Cmp Att Cmp% Yard TD INTAtt Yard Avg TD FPts
9 ATL L 28-43 10 11 90.9 75 1 0 0 0 - 0 7.8

2014 Gamelog Stats
FF Today Default Scoring: Review Scoring
  PassingRushing Fantasy
Week Opp Result Cmp Att Cmp% Yard TD INTAtt Yard Avg TD FPts
3 at ATL L 14-56 17 24 70.8 121 1 0 3 19 6.3 0 12.0
4 at PIT W 27-24 21 42 50.0 302 2 1 0 0 - 0 23.1
5 at NO L 31-37 19 32 59.4 249 2 1 1 0 0.0 0 20.5
6 BAL L 17-48 24 44 54.5 314 2 1 0 0 - 0 23.7
8 MIN L 13-19 19 28 67.9 171 1 1 3 13 4.3 0 13.9
9 at CLE L 17-22 17 33 51.5 260 2 2 3 17 5.7 0 22.7

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