CHICAGO (2-3) at DETROIT (0-5)
Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, Fox
OPENING LINE – Lions by 6 1-2
RECORD VS. SPREAD – Bears 2-3, Lions 1-4
SERIES RECORD – Bears lead 96-69-5
LAST MEETING – Lions beat Bears 20-14, Dec. 21, 2014
LAST WEEK – Bears beat Chiefs 18-17; Lions lost to Cardinals 42-17
AP PRO32 RANKING – Bears No. 20, Lions No. 31
BEARS OFFENSE – OVERALL (27), RUSH (16), PASS (T27).
BEARS DEFENSE – OVERALL (4), RUSH (24), PASS (3).
LIONS OFFENSE – OVERALL (26), RUSH (32), PASS (9).
LIONS DEFENSE – OVERALL (22), RUSH (27), PASS (17).
STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES – Lions have won four straight against Bears after losing nine of 10. … Chicago won consecutive games on go-ahead scores in final minute of regulation for first time since 1962. … Bears QB Jay Cutler threw two TDs in final few minutes of last week’s win at Kansas City after trailing 17-3. … Cutler stands two TDs from tying Sid Luckman’s franchise-record 137. … Chicago TE Martellus Bennett has NFL-high 118 receptions since 2014 and had eight catches for 109 last game against Lions. … Bears WR Marquess Wilson had career-high 85 yards receiving last week and six receptions, one shy of career mark set last year against Detroit. … Chicago WR Alshon Jeffrey, recovering from hamstring injury, may play for first time since Week 1. … Bears LB Pernell McPhee has three sacks, INT and blocked FG in last three games. … Lions are only winless team for second straight week. … Detroit QB Matthew Stafford was benched for first time in career after throwing third INT against Cardinals. … Detroit’s Theo Riddick leads league’s RB with 30 receptions. … WR Calvin Johnson has scored five times in last four against Chicago. … Lions DE Ezekiel Ansah has five sacks, tied with Bengals DE Carlos Dunlap for most in NFL. … Ansah has three sacks, forced fumble and fumble recovery in last two games. … Fantasy Tip: Bears RB Matt Forte has 609 yards from scrimmage, trailing only Atlanta’s Devonta Freeman in NFL, and has scored 10 TDs in six games against Detroit.
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