Lions Down Chicago 21-19 - Match Report
|Lions Down Chicago 21-19 - Match Report|
Detroit got 3 passing strikes from Matthew Stafford en route to a 21-19 victory over Chicago on Sunday in Week 10 action at Soldier Field.
The Lions were a 1-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 52.5.
Reggie Bush rushed for 105 yards, while Joique Bell added 41 yards in the win. Calvin Johnson and Brandon Pettigrew added 83 and 70 receiving yards respectively.
Matt Forte rushed for 33 yards for Chicago, while Alshon Jeffery added 5 yards. Jay Cutler threw for 250 yards for the Bears, while receivers Brandon Marshall and Alshon Jeffery had 139 and 114 yards respectively.
Chicago lost the offensive yardage battle to Detroit 364-338 yards in Sunday's game. Detroit had more first downs as that total ended up 21-19.
The time of possession battle favored Chicago as their offense was on the field for 31:35, longer than the 28:25 of their opponents.
Detroit heads into a Week 11 battle against the Steelers. Chicago, meanwhile, will have their next action against Baltimore.