NFL PREVIEW: INDIANAPOLIS COLTS (2-1) AT CHICAGO BEARS (3-0)
WEEK 4 // SUNDAY, OCT. 4, 2020 // 4:25 PM ET // SOLDIER FIELD // REFEREE: CRAIG WROLSTAD
LEADER: Colts lead all-time series, 23-19
STREAKS: Bears have won 2 of past 3
LAST GAME: 10/9/16: Bears 23 at Colts 29
LAST GAME AT SITE: 9/9/12: Bears 41, Colts 21
QB PHILIP RIVERS completed 17 of 21 passes (season-high 81 pct.) for TD & season-high 125.6 rating last week & became 6th QB in NFL history with 400 career TD passes. Aims for 4th in row with 75+ comp. pct. Has 95+ rating in 2 of his past 3 vs. NFC North. Leads NFL with 78.3 comp. pct., 3rd-highest in NFL history through Week 3 (min. 50 attempts). • RB JONATHAN TAYLOR (rookie) rushed for 59 yards & TD last week. Aims for his 3rd in row with rush TD. Ranks 3rd among rookies with 182 rush yards & tied-2nd with 2 rush TDs this season. RB NYHEIM HINES had 61 scrimmage yards (40 rec., 21 rush) in Week 3. Aims for 3rd in row on road with 55+ scrimmage yards. Is 1 of 4 in AFC with rush TD & rec. TD this season. • WR T.Y. HILTON led team with 52 rec. yards last week. Had 10 catches for 171 yards & TD in last meeting. Has 6+ catches & 75+ rec. yards in 4 of his past 6 vs. NFC North. TE MO ALIE-COX had 3 catches for 50 yards & TD in Week 3. Aims for 3rd in row with 50+ rec. yards. Ranks tied-4th among TEs with 181 rec. yards. • LB DARIUS LEONARD led team with season-high 11 tackles & had TFL & PD last week. Has 10+ tackles in 2 of his past 3. DE JUSTIN HOUSTON had sack in Week 3. Has sack in 4 of his past 5. Aims for 3rd in row on road with sack. Had 3 sacks, FF & PD in only career game at Chi. (12/4/11 with KC). DT DEFOREST BUCKNER had sack & FR in his last game vs. Chi. (12/23/18 with SF). Has 7.5 sacks in his past 6 vs. NFC North. CB XAVIER RHODES had 2 INTs last week, incl. INT-TD. Aims for his 4th in row vs. Chi. with PD.
QB NICK FOLES passed for 3 TDs vs. INT for 95.2 rating in Chi. debut last week. Has 850 pass yards (283.3 per game) & 5 TDs vs. 2 INTs for 98.4 rating in 3 career games vs. Ind. Aims for his 4th in row vs. AFC South with 270+ pass yards. • RB DAVID MONTGOMERY has 70+ scrimmage yards in 3 of his past 4. Aims for his 6th in row with 50+ scrimmage yards. Has rush TD in 3 of his 4 career games vs. AFC. • WR ALLEN ROBINSON had tied his career high with 10 catches for 123 yards & rec. TD last week, his 4th career game with 10 catches. Had 5 receptions for 82 yards in his last game vs. Ind. (1/1/17 w/ Jax.). Has rec. TD in 2 of his past 3 vs. Ind. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. Ind. with 5+ catches. Has 5+ receptions in 8 of his past 9 at home. WR ANTHONY MILLER has TD catch in 2 of his past 3. TE JIMMY GRAHAM had 6 catches for 60 yards & 2 TDs last week. Has 16 career games with 2+ rec. TDs, tied 3rd-most by TE in NFL history. Has 2 rec. TDs in 2 career games vs. Ind. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. Ind. with 50+ rec. yards. • LB KHALIL MACK had 0.5 sacks last week. Aims for his 5th in row at home with sack. DT AKIEM HICKS had 1.5 sacks last week. Is 1 of 3 (JOEY BOSA & JASON PIERRE-PAUL) with sack in each of 1st 3 games in 2020. LB DANNY TREVATHAN has 33 tackles (11 per game) & 2 PD in 3 career games vs. Ind. Had career-high 19 tackles vs. Ind. on 11/8/15 (w/ Den.). S EDDIE JACKSON led team with 7 tackles last week. S TASHAUN GIPSON had 1st INT with Chi. last week. Has PD in 2 of his past 3 vs. IND.