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Ep. 237: Is Matt Nagy right to rest his starters in preseason games?
J.J. Stankevitz is joined by John "Moon" Mullin and Cam Ellis to debate whether or not Mitchell Trubisky, and the rest of the Bears starters, need preseason reps to fully prepare for Week 1. Plus, the guys share their latest thoughts on Eddy Pineiro and the kicking situation.
00:40 - Moon doesn't think everything adds up with Matt Nagy holding Trubisky out of preseason games
03:20 - Highlights from Matt Nagy's Wednesday press conference on the growing trend of coaches sitting starters in the preseason
05:45 - Cam understands why coaches don't want to risk injury in the preseason, but also thinks something else may be afoot with Nagy sitting Trubisky
08:10 - Is joint practice the future of preseason football?
14:00 - Can teams really get the same quality of work done in practice as they can in a preseason game?
19:50 - Talking about Kalyn Kahler's Sports Illustrated article that gave an inside look to the Bears' kicking competition from rookie minicamp
21:20 - Moon says that the Bears are actually in a worse position now, than they were last year with Cody Parkey
23:15 - Did the Bears do future kickers a disservice by fixating on 43-yard kicks?
24:50 - All the guys are excited for Olin Kreutz to join Football Aftershow this season
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