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It started with fumbles by receivers Calvin Johnson and Nate Burleson. Then it was quarterback Matthew Stafford's turn. He was picked off for touchdowns in each of the Lions' first two possessions of the second half.
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Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford said he would wear gloves again for Sunday's game against Carolina to help the grip on his injured right index finger because "it's not really strong enough or healthy enough to grip without them."
Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford threw four interceptions, two returned for touchdowns, and the Lions committed an uncharacteristic six turnovers in an ugly 37-13 loss to the Bears at Soldier Field.
Didn't we just talk about Nate Burleson putting the ball on the ground too much?
He made a great play, tiptoeing on the sideline, but that turnover is inexcusable. He did not get blasted. He has to hang on to that ball, even though it was a pretty good strip.
This is a bad start. The Lions
Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford broke a Lions record by throwing his 63rd pass of the game, which resulted in a touchdown to tight end Scott Scheffler.
It cut the Bears' lead to 37-13 on this who-cares touchdown.
The Lions started playing flag football when the game got out of hand.
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Bears were all over Matthew Stafford, and now, they're tied with the Detroit Lions.
Charles Tillman and Major Wright returned interceptions for touchdowns early in the third quarter, and Chicago picked off Stafford four times to beat Detroit 37-13 in a heated game on Sunday.
The four interceptions by Stafford matched his season total entering the...
Sunday’s late afternoon NFC North contest between the 5-3 Chicago Bears and the 6-2 Detroit Lions figures to come down to key matchups on both sides of the ball. Defensively, can the Bears front four exert enough pressure to rattle Detroit quarterback Matthew Stafford? Finally healthy, the former first-rounder has played well in leading the Lions resurgence. He’ll look to [...]
Jim Schwartz said it best: "Obviously we aren't going to win many games with six turnovers and three returns for touchdowns, including a punt return," he said. "There is nothing else that happens in that game that is going to change that." Obviously. This game went off the rails so hard, so fast, that it looked like there were never any rails to...
You knew this was coming. This is Chicago and Detroit and all the frustrations of a bad day came out.
It started when Nick Fairley drilled Bears quarterback Jay Cutler in the end zone and continued when Lance Briggs smacked Calvin Johnson high.
And the final blow came when when Lions
CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago Bears were all over Matthew Stafford, and now, they're tied with the Detroit Lions.Charles Tillman and Major Wright returned interceptions for touchdowns early in the third quarter, and Chicago picked off Stafford four times to beat Detroit 37-13 in a heated game on Sunday.The four ...
View full sizeAP PhotoDetroit Lions coach Jim Schwartz says having a quarterback like Matthew Stafford makes life on the road easier.• Like a voice inside our head, Mike O'Hara of Fox Sports Detroit says "Don't look back." We can never...
The Chicago Bears are crediting more aggressive defensive play for sparking their four-game winning streak.
They say they are worried about some aggressive play outside the rules. The league is reviewing a brawl between the Bears and Lions on Sunday. Chicago defensive back D.J. Moore was ejected after a scuffle with Detroit quarterback Matt Stafford.
Defensive end Julius Peppers...
Charles Tillman and Major Wright returned interceptions for touchdowns early in the third quarter, and the Chicago Bears picked off Matthew Stafford four times to beat the Detroit Lions 37-13 in a heated game on Sunday.