When the Bears were being throttled by the Lions on Thanksgiving, the Detroit offense put up 386 passing yards and quarterback Matthew Stafford completed nearly 76 percent of his passes.
The outcome of Sunday’s Bears-Lions game — a 20-14 loss for the Bears — was unremarkable save for the fact that the Lions (11-4) failed to cover a large point spread against a
It wouldn't be Bears-Lions without some chippy play on the field.
Drew Brees completed 29 of 36 pass attempts and two of the incompletions were the result of deflections by defensive end Jared Allen.
The week of practice ended for the Bears with rookies starting at two – cornerback Kyle Fuller, safety Brock Vereen – of their four primary defensive backs from this year’s draft.