Justin Fields

Justin Fields

22-Year-Old QuarterbackQB
Chicago Bears
2021 Fantasy Outlook
The Bears traded up to select Fields 11th overall in this year's draft, hoping they've found their franchise quarterback after finally giving up on Mitchell Trubisky. Fields is a strong-armed, accurate passer with good size (6-3, 227) and excellent speed. He ran a 4.46 40 at his pro day, even more impressive considering his weight. Fields' mobility might be his best asset. He can throw on the run and uses his legs to make something out of nothing when plays break down. At Ohio State, he got into trouble when he held the ball too long and sometimes failed to work through progressions, though the notion that he's a one-read QB seems overblown. He'll have time to work on those issues, as he's expected to back up free-agent Andy Dalton to start the season. If forced into action, or if coach Matt Nagy decides the future is now, Fields can probably get by on his outstanding athletic ability while he develops as a passer. Plus, he has playmaker Allen Robinson to lean on, and the Bears should get bigger contributions from deep threat Darnell Mooney and TE Cole Kmet, the team's second-round pick a year ago. Chicago also addressed the O-Line in the draft with second-round pick Teven Jenkins (6-6, 317), who is expected to start at left tackle. The Bears say they'll be patient with Fields, but it will surprise no one if he moves into the starting job this season. If so, he certainly has fantasy upside as a dual-threat QB. Read Past Outlooks
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$Signed a four-year, $18.87 million contract with the Bears in June of 2021.
Commits four turnovers in loss
QBChicago Bears
October 24, 2021
Fields completed 22 of 32 passes for 184 yards and three interceptions while rushing eight times for 38 yards in the Bears' 38-3 loss to the Buccaneers on Sunday.
ANALYSIS
With the Bucs pressuring the rookie relentlessly while the game was in question, Fields lost a fumble and was sacked four times in addition to the three interceptions in a terrible fantasy performance. He's averaging less than 200 passing yards and 0.4 touchdowns over five starts, and he's typically a depth option in leagues that start two quarterbacks, though his dynasty value remains promising.
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Advanced NFL Stats
How do Justin Fields' 2021 advanced stats compare to other quarterbacks?
This section compares his advanced stats with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average. The longer the bar, the better it is for the player.
  • Bad Pass %
    The percentage of passes that were considered to be poorly thrown.
  • Avg Target Depth
    The average number of yards thrown per pass by the quarterback – including incomplete passes.
  • Sack Rate
    The percentage of dropbacks where the quartback was sacked. The longer the bar below, the more often they are sacked relative to other QBs.
  • Avg Receiver YAC
    The average number of yards after the catch that receivers gained on passes thrown by this quarterback.
  • Receiver Drop %
    The percentage of passes dropped by receivers on passes thrown by this quarterback. The longer the bar, the more sure-handed his receivers have been.
Bad Pass %
29.3%
 
Avg Target Depth
11.1 Yds
 
Sack Rate
18.2%
 
Avg Receiver YAC
4.4 Yds
 
Receiver Drop %
3.0%
 
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25924%
17172%
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31%
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This Week's Opposing Pass Defense
How does the Buccaneers pass defense compare to other NFL teams this season?
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Overall QB Rating Against
79.1
 
Cornerbacks
76.0
 
Safeties
64.3
 
Linebackers
95.3
 
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2021 Justin Fields Split Stats
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Measurables Review View College Player Page
How do Justin Fields' measurables compare to other quarterbacks?
This section compares his draft workout metrics with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average.
* All metrics are from his Pro Day (not the combine).
Height
6' 3"
 
Weight
227 lbs
 
40-Yard Dash
4.46 sec
 
Hand Length
9.13 in
 
Arm Length
32.50 in
 
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Throws touchdown pass in defeat
QBChicago Bears
October 17, 2021
Fields completed 16 of 27 passes for 174 yards with one touchdown and an interception while adding 43 yards on five rushes in the Bears' 24-14 loss to the Packers on Sunday.
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Puts in full practice Wednesday
QBChicago Bears
October 13, 2021
Fields (rib/knee) practiced fully Wednesday.
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Aiming for full practice Wednesday
QBChicago Bears
Knee
October 13, 2021
Bears head coach Matt Nagy expects Fields (knee) to practice in full Wednesday, Jeff Dickerson of ESPN.com reports.
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Team not concerned about knee
QBChicago Bears
Knee
October 11, 2021
Bears head coach Matt Nagy said Fields underwent tests on the hyperextended left knee he suffered in Sunday's win over the Raiders, with the scans revealing nothing of major concern, Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports.
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Leads team to victory
QBChicago Bears
October 10, 2021
Fields completed 12 of 20 passes for 111 yards and a touchdown and registered four yards on three rushing attempts in the Bears' 20-9 win over the Raiders on Sunday.
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