Should Justin Fields or Andy Dalton be the Bears' starter for Week 1? | Get Up

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Should Justin Fields or Andy Dalton be the Bears' starter for Week 1? | Get Up
The Get Up crew discusses the possibility of Justin Fields starting Week 1 for the Chicago Bears and how the situation he is walking into will impact the start of his NFL career.
0:00 Mel Kiper Jr. analyzes whether the Bears should make Justin Fields their Week 1 starter over Andy Dalton.
0:42 "He should be the starter" - Dan Orlovsky's message to Chicago about Fields.
2:05 Is Fields expected to save Matt Nagy and Ryan Pace's jobs.
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0:00​ Mel Kiper Jr. analyzes whether the Bears should make Justin Fields their Week 1 starter over Andy Dalton. 0:42​ "He should be the starter" - Dan Orlovsky's message to Chicago about Fields. 2:05​ Is Fields expected to save Matt Nagy and Ryan Pace's jobs.
Damon Harper
Damon Harper 8 orë më parë
Dan talks like nfl football was easy for him ! Was it ??? 😂😂😂
Santa Clause
Santa Clause 12 orë më parë
@DetroitMadeMe he’s only 33. He’s the best qb the bears ever had. 3 time pro bowler. Odds are he’s way better now than fields ever will be.
Santa Clause
Santa Clause 12 orë më parë
@DetroitMadeMe not really, he looked good last year with no o line.
DetroitMadeMe
DetroitMadeMe 12 orë më parë
@Santa Clause Dalton's ceiling caved in 4 years ago lol
Santa Clause
Santa Clause Ditë më parë
@Your Next Jackson said bears “finally” got a qb when they drafted fields. That was pretty racist considering trubisky was best bears qb ever and Dalton a pro bowler. I think Jackson should get cut for that comment.
Raging Oracle
Raging Oracle 2 orë më parë
Dan is trying to get Justin Field hurt.. I don't understand how a former QB can say put Fields in game, day one, with this O-line.. He talk like he never played before, not even high school level..
MIKEY MAYHEM
MIKEY MAYHEM 4 orë më parë
I love orlovski no bullshitting just facts
Noah
Noah 7 orë më parë
Pace already saved his job
Tom Street
Tom Street 8 orë më parë
Sit him a while until Andy gets hurt, which probably will happen... Mahomes didn’t start... he sat n learned first...
Joshua Carey
Joshua Carey 8 orë më parë
Field’s definitely QB1
Cordell Stewart
Cordell Stewart 8 orë më parë
If they can protect Justin, he should start. But if they hang him out to dry like Burrows was, I would not start him.
Jefe Muga
Jefe Muga 9 orë më parë
Dalton was told he was going to be the Starter, then hold to your word.
Jefe Muga
Jefe Muga 9 orë më parë
Dalton, no question. Fields is the future, but not ready now. I hope Dalton has a career year.
butch Johnson
butch Johnson 10 orë më parë
Put him on the field and remind him not to run out of the back of the endzone 😁
lunchbox87
lunchbox87 11 orë më parë
Any new qb should really sit a year or two and learn the system..many young qbs are ruined by being thrown to the wolves out of the gate and all the pressure is on them to win out of the gateb
beardown
beardown 13 orë më parë
"Pieces are not great outside of Allen Robinson" D Mont, Mooney, Kmet, Cohen, Damien Williams???
COLE BEN DOGGETT YOUNGER
COLE BEN DOGGETT YOUNGER 14 orë më parë
Let Fields sit and learn and watch NFL regular season games to begin with. Andy Dalton is capable 9f playing well and winning games. It will give Fields a chance to understand the speed of the pro game and the different nuances.
o
o 14 orë më parë
Don't have him start if our o line is one of the worst in the league we don't want him getting injured badly right away like burrow
ray guzman
ray guzman 16 orë më parë
Go bears!
ray guzman
ray guzman 16 orë më parë
What’s wrong with mels mouth
purp jones
purp jones 17 orë më parë
Mel kiper get paid to be wrong
Cheston Kelly
Cheston Kelly 17 orë më parë
I’m not a bears fan but Justin fields I don’t even think this is even a debate dalton should be the back up.🤷🏿‍♂️
Dirty Mouthwash
Dirty Mouthwash 17 orë më parë
kiper is the voice of reason for once
Alicia Williams
Alicia Williams 19 orë më parë
Let them battle in camp... The team will tell you by who they gravitate to as their leader.
Gabe Mendoza
Gabe Mendoza 19 orë më parë
Oh snap, I forgot about Dalton. Justin Fields is sitting for a year after all.
Gun Play Gaming
Gun Play Gaming 20 orë më parë
Everybody on the team knows who should start. Andy dalton is not giving you hope as the starter. Fields clearly is the more talented QB.
Biyi Ogundele
Biyi Ogundele 21 orë më parë
fields dalton should be booted quick
erick moss
erick moss 22 orë më parë
andy dalton should be the starter, if they put him in the position like they did with preciviois qbs with high expection expect him to be trubisky 2.0. They should groom him to be smarter to his skills.. Erick M.
Amadeus Bender
Amadeus Bender 22 orë më parë
What a mess.
Joey More
Joey More Ditë më parë
didn’t know mooney, cohen and williams weren’t good targets
Josh Carroll
Josh Carroll Ditë më parë
I think it's time to put Mel Kiper back in the cupboard until next draft. He's useless in actual football analysis.
Tlsvd
Tlsvd Ditë më parë
Justin back up and learn one year Start next year
oMagicc
oMagicc Ditë më parë
dude on the left is talking like the bears have a bad offense
Ken Perlman
Ken Perlman Ditë më parë
Mahomes is hall of fame and he sat almost all his first year.
Wes Daniels
Wes Daniels Ditë më parë
I personally would start Dalton for afew weeks . He's not bad at all. My franchise qb can relax for afew weeks
Ken Perlman
Ken Perlman Ditë më parë
And when he proves he’s not ready bench him and ruin him for ever.
Ken Perlman
Ken Perlman Ditë më parë
Week 1. Dalton. Week 9. Whoever is better at that time.
Mike Smith
Mike Smith Ditë më parë
Idk why Dan says the Bears o-line is the weakest part of their team. I'd argue it's the secondary that has a superstar in Jackson that takes plays off & never wants to get into a pile or do the dirty work, their other safety is a guy aging past his prime who is on his second team-friendly one year deal, and their starting cornerback #1 is entering just his second year & is coming off missing the last 3 games of his rookie season to a shoulder injury when he was drafted having slipped in the draft due to...shoulder surgeries. They also released their nickelback and signed another injury prone veteran in Trufant to be the cornerback #2 who has played in less than 10 games for 3 of the last 5 years. If anything the secondary is gonna be the weakness of the Bears
Looney 3
Looney 3 Ditë më parë
Dalton will start for 4 games then fields will come in why everyone so confused
Troy Peacock
Troy Peacock Ditë më parë
All first year rookie qb's need to get benched season one learn the nfl hit the weight room train and get ready to be a great qb. Groom the kid to the nfl this ain't college ball! Look what happened when the Bengals got burrow and got rid of dalton it wasn't dalton it was the lack of o line and what happened burrow got broke because it wasn't dalton it was lack of o line. Rookies get targets painted on them and hit hard welcome to the nfl style! Fields can learn alot from dalton. Dalton's like that veteran race car driver you test the car with before race day to figure out the flaws.
Mark Norman
Mark Norman Ditë më parë
Most HOF QBs didn’t start from day one. Let him learn on the sidelines at least for a few games. It takes off a lot of the pressure and shows that his future and the Bears future comes first. Not saving executives jobs or giving short sighted fans their fix. By week 7 either through faltering or injury Justin will get on the Field. Treat this kid the right way. He’s a good kid by all accounts.
1rlmjr
1rlmjr Ditë më parë
Why is Andy Dalton thought as a #1 qb at this point in time is it just me or wasn't he horrendous in Dallas? Fields is the man HANDS DOWN
J SneakersTV
J SneakersTV Ditë më parë
I give Dalton 6 games at the most. Nagy has 8 games as well to keep his job lol
Eric Thurman
Eric Thurman Ditë më parë
I agree with Mel!
Dat Boi Guajardo
Dat Boi Guajardo Ditë më parë
If Andy dalton can’t run up the score in the pre season than yes fields should start
Charles Hunt
Charles Hunt Ditë më parë
I don’t agree with starting him right away. Take the time to develop him. Management should give gm head coach more time so that he can develop.
Dawee Jameel
Dawee Jameel Ditë më parë
A yo Orvlosky, ain’t no question marks around Montgomery either
The ChizzledOne
The ChizzledOne Ditë më parë
Andy dalton is and always will be a backup
Michael Dowd
Michael Dowd Ditë më parë
Andy Dalton has thrown for 33,000 yards in the NFL. What are the odds of Justin Fields doing that? Bears are terrible at picking qbs period. And Ohio State is terrible at producing them. Let Fields sit and learn the system. Don't throw him to the wolves too early.
Humphking
Humphking Ditë më parë
Lamar saved his coaches job his rookie year
Trevio
Trevio Ditë më parë
as a Bears fan I swear to God I better no see Andy or Foles take a snap unless we up 30. Ik it’s the right idea for him to sit back and learn the system and all but the best QB I ever seen in a Bears Uniform is Jay Cutler and Ryan Fitzpatrick. I been waiting for this moment my whole life I’ll be damned if it’s prolonged any longer than it has been
Craig Dybala
Craig Dybala Ditë më parë
Only weapon on offense is Robinson? What about the second year man Mooney?? "Despite starting just nine games in 2020, he managed to haul in 61 receptions for 631 yards, and four touchdowns, averaging 10.3 yards per reception, catching 62.2 percent of passes thrown his way". - 247sports
Southern Skeeter
Southern Skeeter Ditë më parë
Justin, Andy needs time for a haircut.
Kyle Burch
Kyle Burch Ditë më parë
why would you take a guy in the first round and not use him
Justin Humphrey
Justin Humphrey Ditë më parë
Blacks Mexicans and native Americans and Jamaicans 12 tribes of Israel we are God chosen people the real Hebrew Israelites of the Bible research ..
MindsOfConflict MOC
MindsOfConflict MOC 14 orë më parë
@Justin Humphrey Respect.
Justin Humphrey
Justin Humphrey 14 orë më parë
@MindsOfConflict MOC I do but I am still going to do everything the right way
MindsOfConflict MOC
MindsOfConflict MOC 14 orë më parë
Bruh just accept Jesus Christ and keep it moving 🤦🏽‍♂️
Melvin Finley
Melvin Finley Ditë më parë
Fields
KDrCS
KDrCS Ditë më parë
DARNELL MOONEY IS A ? THATS CAP
Baad Fam
Baad Fam Ditë më parë
Fortunately/unfortunately Dalton will be injured by week 6 😬🤷🏽‍♂️
James Dime
James Dime Ditë më parë
Ownership wouldn’t have let Pace and Nagy trade up to get Fields if they weren’t planning on keeping them at least for another couple years. I think their jobs are at least safe for now. Nagy is gonna try and follow the formula Reid used with Smith and Mahomes.
Brian Jones
Brian Jones Ditë më parë
Don't they know that the Bears are loaded on the offensive side with 1000 yard rusher in Montgomery and Cohen back from injury, plus ARob and Mooney as your deep threat,add the TEs in Graham and a young stud in Kmet,there is playmakers all over the field
soulsimplistic
soulsimplistic Ditë më parë
Why rush this young man? Let him hold the clip board and learn the system. Throwing so much pressure on a rookie when you have a viable QB is the best way to break him....be smart, not desperate.
Joe King
Joe King Ditë më parë
I'm putting my money on Mac Jones being the best QB in the draft.
Joe King
Joe King Ditë më parë
Fields will be WAY better than Lance! It won't even be close, and that is with SF giving Lance better protection and weapons!
Chris R
Chris R Ditë më parë
Is Dominique paying attention to anybody here does he care about making sense.
Taylor Conley
Taylor Conley Ditë më parë
Dan praying on Fields downfall
Ronald K. Wiley Jr.
Ronald K. Wiley Jr. Ditë më parë
Orlovsky seems disorganized & inexperienced in development of a player. It worked out well for Mahomes too.
Robert Brewer
Robert Brewer Ditë më parë
I don’t get them bashing the bears offensive line - they just drafted two starting tackles most likely and Daniels and Whitehair were banged up most of year - if all healthy this year they should be at least average if not above average. Jenkins will be a beast for sure at left tackle:
Savage Hitman
Savage Hitman Ditë më parë
Why draft Justin Fields that high just to sit him on the bench he will be starting Why Start Andy Dalton ??
John Pierre
John Pierre Ditë më parë
I disagree with all of this. In the end, if he's not ready and you put them out there too soon, it can traumatize him mentally. I know he's supposed to be mentally tough, but you don't want to play with his emotions either. Andy Dalton should be starting Week 1 and Justin Fields should take over when he's ready!
Michael Nadler
Michael Nadler Ditë më parë
Orlovsky: Your trade up that far for a QB, he has to start week one. The Fourty-Niners: Um, no.
KP
KP Ditë më parë
Mel Kiper go away
Nautilus1972
Nautilus1972 Ditë më parë
It's a 17 week season now. No rush. Game 6 or so unless Dalton starts really sucking. The line is fixed now. Leno was cut. Tevin is LT. Borom will eventually come in at RT. Give him until week 6 to learn the playbook ... or just bring him in for a couple of drives per game. If he starts banging in TDs ...
RAM Transport LLC
RAM Transport LLC Ditë më parë
Andy
aww yeah
aww yeah Ditë më parë
Question whats the difference between fields and trubisky
Anthony Miller
Anthony Miller Ditë më parë
The bears already said they want to work on him before he plays . When hes ready, they will put him in. Its that simple
Justin Cavey
Justin Cavey Ditë më parë
I think he should win the job.
Brandon McDowell
Brandon McDowell Ditë më parë
Every Bengals fan cringed a little when Dan mentioned hiding a bad offensive line. Can't play action every play. At some point Bears have to surround him with a solid oline and skilled guys that will make J. Fields job easier. Don't want to see that kid scrambling for his life and taking crazy hits right out the gate.
Common Sense
Common Sense Ditë më parë
Dan is nuts
Milap Mehta
Milap Mehta Ditë më parë
We have another stupid topic with a bunch of stupid takes. There is only 1 simple answer to this question: If Fields looks like the best Bears' QB on opening day, he should be the starter. If he's earned it, he's earned it. If Fields does not look like the best QB, don't force him into the lineup. There is no other answer. You don't need to force him into the starting lineup right away because you traded up and you don't need to sit him an arbitrary number of games because he's a rookie. Talk about some other sports so you actually have content. Baseball season is under way, tennis frickin awesome and a highlight + story machine. I don't even watch hockey, but I'd be very happy to see those highlights than these nauseatingly awful takes with overpaid athletes and "journalists".
Your Next
Your Next Ditë më parë
MSESPN reports RAAAACISM is why Fields isn’t starting. Drafting MSESPN’s token poster boy is coaching suicide these days.
Juicicles
Juicicles Ditë më parë
"It's his job to lose". That's how I would look at it, if I were The Bears. Go into the season thinking he's your starter. Having Andy Dalton there takes pressure off of everyone. If Fields isn't ready, then he isn't ready and Dalton starts. No big deal. It's pretty unrealistic to expect a rookie QB to come in and start. Especially one that didn't start for several years in college. You don't want to force things with young QBs and mess up their confidence like they did with Trubisky. Everyone knows that bringing them along slowly is the ideal situation. Whether it's a half of a season or a full one, or even a couple. That's how consistently Winning teams do it... Lol.
Justin Hernandez
Justin Hernandez Ditë më parë
Dan is wrong. Outside of Allen Robinson you have DarnellMooney, David Montgomery, Cole Kmet, Tarik Cohen, and our 2 draft picks than can run a 4.4. Stop the slander that Bears don’t have weapons. Nobody knows who they are because we had Mitch at QB.
Mason Middaugh
Mason Middaugh Ditë më parë
I love how they talk about how they know Chicago but they really don’t, we have more than just arob, Darnell moony would be a number 2 on most teams, we have a 1000 yard rusher at rb, are o line towards the end of the year hardly gave up any sacks and are o line got a lot better in this past draft. This notion that the bears have 0 pieces on offense is held by people who don’t know what they’re talking about.(aka Dan)
LeBron Jericho
LeBron Jericho Ditë më parë
Ty actually does sound like mel lol
aaron Valtierra
aaron Valtierra Ditë më parë
Question Mark's we got moony Montgomery Goodwin like cohan bacck
Hugh Jasol
Hugh Jasol Ditë më parë
Orlovsky is an idiot.
Dadson worldwide
Dadson worldwide Ditë më parë
2x 1st rd top ten picks cant start then you failed at getting value picks. That said naggy flipped media fan calling for his job into apologist who will make excuses for everything. But naggy record now likley gets him fired. Fan media can hate all they want as long as your making playoffs you won't get fired no wins you done nomatter talking heads say
Eddie Villaseñor
Eddie Villaseñor Ditë më parë
Well we’re getting James Daniels back and drafted teven Jenkins so the line is not gonna be as bad as people are making it out to be
LiamborninDC
LiamborninDC Ditë më parë
The Bears have made the playoffs under this coach and GM. Their jobs really shouldn't be in the hot seat.
Garrett Atkinson
Garrett Atkinson Ditë më parë
How does Mel Kiper still have a job?
Hizze Mills
Hizze Mills Ditë më parë
Shouldn't training camp answer that?????
ksap24
ksap24 2 ditë më parë
Sorry guys nick foles is starting
Swanky 32
Swanky 32 2 ditë më parë
The idea that Justin Fields is going to save Matt Nagy and Ryan Pace’s jobs isn’t true. The Chicago Bears ownership is willing to give Matt Nagy and Ryan Pace time, that is why they were ok and willing to let Ryan pace trade next year’s 1st round and 4th round pick. Ownership believes in these guys and wants Nagy and Pace to run their course with Justin Fields. Don’t think that if the Bears have a losing record next season that Pace and Nagy are gone. I would get Justin in there as soon as he’s fully ready, but if he’s not right away, and Andy can play good football, then no need to rush him in. Remember in 2017 the alex smith bridge to Patrick Mahomes- that is what Matt Nagy wants here in Chicago with Andy Dalton and Justin Fields
Tony Elsayed
Tony Elsayed 2 ditë më parë
Orlovsky is an idiot. That’s all
Jaybills Games
Jaybills Games 2 ditë më parë
Dan Orlovsky is the LAST person I'd trust with QB input/opinions lmao. Also, Orlovsky, theres Robinson, Mooney, Graham, Kmet, Goodwin, Cohen, Montgomery and Williams and newly drafted upgrades at OL and a promising pick in Dazz Newsome at WR. Theres more than just Robinson. You're clueless.
BR0D1E
BR0D1E 2 ditë më parë
The disconnect here with the national media and Chicago local media is that the moment Pace selected Justin Fields, it shows that he is given at least another year regardless of the record. Pace and Nagy does not need to have their jobs saved... their jobs are already safe. The only thing that might get them fired is if something "catastrophic" happens like losing the team or having a record of 0-2 wins.
Jay Sherier
Jay Sherier 2 ditë më parë
Mann ALL OF THESE ROOKIES ARE BETTER THEN ALLTHE TEAMZ STARTERS...BEARS PATS JETS 49ERS
Travis Andrews
Travis Andrews 2 ditë më parë
Justin fields should start week 1
Marcus Evans
Marcus Evans 2 ditë më parë
If Justin can win the job it should be his. Everyone knows Dalton is not the longtime answer. Yeah Dan we know what Andy Dalton is.
Hokage Obama
Hokage Obama 2 ditë më parë
I believe that practice will tell whether or not Justin is ready to take over the offense. If he is blatantly better than Andy, then start him. If he isn't yet, keep him sitting until Andy starts to fall off and get Justin some games in for some experience.
handymandy20
handymandy20 2 ditë më parë
Fields sucks he aint saving job’s!!!!
Deloneys
Deloneys 2 ditë më parë
He should be starting by week 5-6 but should be playing asap!
Unbearable Podcast
Unbearable Podcast 2 ditë më parë
Honestly Dalton should start while the offensive line finds its groove, we are getting two new starters. Let Dalton play a few games well the offense works the kinks out.
BLUM PKIN
BLUM PKIN 2 ditë më parë
Nagy and Pace will have Field start. Their job is on the line.
BR0D1E
BR0D1E 2 ditë më parë
The disconnect here with the national media is that the moment Pace selected Justin Fields, it shows that he is given at least another year regardless of the record. Pace and Nagy does not need to have their jobs saved... their jobs are already safe. The only thing that might get them fired is if something "catastrophic" happens like losing the team or having a record of 0-2 wins.
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