NFL PREVIEW: NEW YORK GIANTS (0-1) AT CHICAGO BEARS (1-0)
WEEK 2 // SUNDAY, SEPT. 20, 2020 // 1:00 PM ET // SOLDIER FIELD // REFEREE: BILL VINOVICH
REGULAR SEASON HISTORY: LEADER: Bears lead all-time series, 29-21-2
STREAKS: Giants have won 2 of past 3
LAST GAME: 11/24/19: Giants 14 at Bears 19
LAST GAME AT SITE: 11/24/19
QB DANIEL JONES passed for 279 yards & 2 TDs vs. 2 INTs in Week 1. Aims for his 4th in row with 275+ pass yards. Passed for 1,629 yards (271.5 per game) & 18 TDs vs. 3 INTs for 105.1 rating & had 2 rush TDs in 6 road starts as rookie in 2019. Had 2 TDs vs. 0 INTs & 86.6 rating in last meeting. • RB SAQUON BARKLEY had 6 receptions for 60 yards in Week 1. Had 59 rush yards in last meeting. Has 1,720 scrimmage yards (114.7 per game) & 11 TDs (6 rush, 5 rec.) in 15 career road games. Is 1 of 3 RBs (EZEKIEL ELLIOTT & CHRISTIAN MCCAFFREY) with 20+ games (20) of 100+ scrimmage yards since 2018. • WR DARIUS SLAYTON had 6 catches for team-high 102 yards & 2 rec. TDs last week, his 3rd career 100-yard game. Leads NFL with 4 games of 2+ rec. TDs since 2019. Had 67 rec. yards in last meeting. WR STERLING SHEPARD had 6 catches & 47 rec. yards in Week 1. Aims for his 5th in row with 5+ receptions. WR GOLDEN TATE had rec. TD in last meeting. • LB BLAKE MARTINEZ led team with 12 tackles in NYG debut last week. Had 7 tackles & sack in his last game at Chi. (9/5/19 w/ GB). LB MARKUS GOLDEN had TFL in Week 1. Had sack in last meeting. Has 7 sacks in his past 7 on road & aims for his 5th in row with 1+ sacks. DL LEONARD WILLIAMS had sack & 2 TFL in Week 1. DL DEXTER LAWRENCE had sack last week. CB JAMES BRADBERRY had 2 PD & FF in NYG debut in Week 1, his 3rd career FF. Aims for his 3rd in row with 2+ PD. S JABRILL PEPPERS had PD last week.
QB MITCH TRUBISKY passed for 242 yards & 3 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 104.2 rating in Week 1. Had 278 pass yards & 2 TDs (1 pass, 1 rush) in last meeting. Has 9 TDs (7 pass, 2 rush) vs. 3 INTs in his past 4 at home. • RB DAVID MONTGOMERY had 74 scrimmage yards (64 rush, 10 rec.) last week. Has 50+ scrimmage yards in 4 of his past 5 at home. RB TARIK COHEN is 1 of 4 RBs (ALVIN KAMARA, CHRISTIAN MCCAFFREY & JAMES WHITE) with 200+ receptions (205) since 2017. • WR ALLEN ROBINSON had 5 receptions for 74 yards in Week 1. Had 6 catches for 131 yards & rec. TD in last meeting. Has 3 rec. TDs in his past 3 at home. WR ANTHONY MILLER had 4 catches for team-high 76 rec. yards & TD catch last week. Had 77 rec. yards in last meeting. WR JAVON WIMS had 2nd career TD catch last week. TE JIMMY GRAHAM had rec. TD in Chi. debut last week & became 4th TE in NFL history with 75+ rec. TDs (75). • LB KHALIL MACK has 3 sacks, 2 FFs & FR in 3 career games vs. NYG & aims for his 4th in row vs. NYG with sack. Aims for his 4th in row at home with sack. LB DANNY TREVATHAN has 31 tackles (10.3 per game) in 3 career games vs. NYG & aims for his 4th in row vs. NYG with 10+ tackles. DT AKIEM HICKS had sack in Week 1. Had sack in his last game vs. NYG (12/2/18). CB KYLE FULLER had INT last week. Has 4 PD & INT in 2 career games vs. NYG. CB BUSTER SKRINE had 2 PD in Week 1. Rookie CB JAYLON JOHNSON had 2 PD in NFL debut last week.
ON THE AIRWAVES TV: CBS (1:00 PM ET): Ian Eagle, Charles Davis, Evan Washburn (field reporter) SIRIUS: 148 (NYG), 204 (Chi) | XM: 388 (NYG), 228 (Chi)