DETROIT — Nose tackle Stephen Paea became three-technique Stephen Paea on Sunday as the Bears moved to replace injured tackle Henry Melton in their defense.
DETROIT — It started innocently enough. The defense forced the Detroit Lions to punt on their first possession of the game.
DETROIT — What goes up generally comes back down, and it was the Bears’ turn to succumb to at least a little NFL gravity on Sunday.
Road wins are prized in the NFL, and the Bears got one last week in Pittsburgh. They also won two straight on the road two different times last season and once in 2011.
The Bears committed nine false-start penalties in their Oct.