NFL PREVIEW: DETROIT LIONS (4-7) AT CHICAGO BEARS (5-6)

WEEK 13 // SUNDAY, DEC. 6, 2020 // 1:00 PM ET // SOLDIER FIELD // REFEREE: CLAY MARTIN

REGULAR SEASON HISTORY:

LEADER: Bears lead all-time series, 102-74-5

STREAKS: Bears have won past 5

LAST GAME: 9/13/20: Bears 27 at Lions 23

LAST GAME AT SITE: 11/10/19: Bears 20, Lions 13

LIONS NOTES:

QB MATTHEW STAFFORD passed for 295 yards & TD vs. INT in Week 12. Passed for 297 yards & TD vs. INT in Week 1 meeting. Has 270+ pass yards & 2+ TD passes in 3 of his past 4 at Chi. Needs 124 pass yards & 2 TDs for 9th-career season with 3,000+ pass yards & 20+ TD passes. • RB ADRIAN PETERSON rushed for 55 yards & 2 TDs last week. Has 27 career games with 2+ rush TDs, tied with HOFer JIM BROWN (27) for 3rd-most in NFL history. Has 115 career rush TDs, 4th-most in NFL history. Has 1,888 scrimmage yards (118 per game) & 14 rush TDs in 16 career games vs. Chi. Aims for his 4th in row at Chi. with 100+ rush yards. Rookie RB D’ANDRE SWIFT has 3 rush TDs in his past 3 on road. Had rush TD in Week 1 meeting. RB KERRYON JOHNSON had season-high 98 scrimmage yards (52 rec., 46 rush) in Week 12. Had 89 scrimmage yards (51 rush, 38 rec.) & 2 TDs (1 rush, 1 rec.) in only career game at Chi. (11/11/18). • TE T.J. HOCKENSON had 5 receptions for team-high 89 yards last week. Had 5 catches for 56 yards & TD in Week 1 meeting. Has 7 games with 50+ rec. yards this season, most among NFC TEs. WR MARVIN JONES led team with 6 receptions last week. Has 50+ rec. yards in 7 of his past 8 vs. Chi. WR MOHAMED SANU had 1st rec. TD of season last week. • LB JAMIE COLLINS had 5 tackles & FF last week. Since 2015, is 1 of 2 LBs (LAVONTE DAVID) with 15+ FFs (15) & 5+ INTs (9). DE EVERSON GRIFFEN had 0.5 sacks in Week 12. Has PD in 3 of 4 games with Det. in 2020. CB DESMOND TRUFANT has 4 PD in his past 4 & aims for his 3rd in row with PD.

BEARS NOTES:
QB MITCHELL TRUBISKY passed for 242 yards & 3 TDs vs. 2 INTs last week. Passed for 242 yards & 3 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 104. 2 rating in Week 1 meeting. Aims for his 5th in row vs. Det. with 3+ TDs & 100+ rating. QB NICK FOLES has 270+ pass yards & 2+ TDs in 2 of his past 3 starts. • RB DAVID MONTGOMERY had season-high 143 scrimmage yards (103 rush, 40 rec.) & TD catch last week, his 3rd-career game with 100+ rush yards. Is 1 of 5 NFC RBs with 9+ games (9) of 50+ scrimmage yards this season. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. Det. with 70+ scrimmage yards. • WR ALLEN ROBINSON led team with 8 receptions for 74 yards & 2 TDs last week, his 8th-career game with 2+ rec. TDs. Has 5+ receptions & 70+ rec. yards in 4 of his past 5 vs. Det. Aims for his 5th in row at home with 6+ receptions. Is 1 of 4 WRs (DAVANTE ADAMS, KEENAN ALLEN & TYLER LOCKETT) with 70+ receptions (71) & 5+ rec. TDs (5) this season. WR ANTHONY MILLER had 4 receptions for 76 yards & TD catch in Week 1 meeting. TE JIMMY GRAHAM had rec. TD in Week 1 meeting. • LB KHALIL MACK has 7 sacks in his past 8 at home. Since 2015, is 1 of 2 (CHANDLER JONES) with 60+ sacks (64) & 20+ FFs (21). Leads team with 6.5 sacks & is 1 of 3 (AARON DONALD & CAMERON JORDAN) with 6+ sacks in each of past 6 seasons. DT AKIEM HICKS had sack in Week 1 meeting. LB ROQUAN SMITH has 4 sacks & 5 TFL in 5 career games vs. Det. Leads NFL with 15 TFL in 2020. Has 101 tackles, his 3rd-consecutive 100+ tackle season. CB BUSTER SKRINE lead team with 13 tackles last week. Had 2 PD in Week 1 meeting.

ON THE AIRWAVES TV: FOX (1:00 PM ET): TBD SIRIUS: 108 (Det), 136 (Chi) | XM: 385 (Det), 230 (Chi)