John Fox’s future with the Bears past 2016 is ‘Shaky’: Report

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INDIANAPOLIS, IN - OCTOBER 09: Head coach John Fox of the Chicago Bears seen during the game against the Indianapolis Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium on October 9, 2016 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

LAKE FOREST – Just a year-and-a-half into his tenure and already it looks like there could be another coaching controversy as the 2016 season winds down.

With the Bears’ floundering toward a third-consecutive losing season, the Bears have already begun to evaluate head coach John Fox’s future with the team according to a report today from the NFL Network.

Reporter Ian Rapoport, citing several sources, said that the team is doing a full look at the team after a dismal 1-6 start to the season. He also said that Fox’s future with the team beyond 2016 is “Shaky” but that general manager Ryan Pace is safe beyond this season.

Fox has a 7-16 record in his first two years with the Bears. He signed a four-year deal in January of 2015 after being let go as the head coach of the Denver Broncos.