November 26, 2014

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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