The Detroit Lions need a lot to go their way for them to get a postseason spot for the second straight year and third time in Jim Caldwell's four seasons
Injuries take less of a toll on Bears' defense this season as they try to finish strong.
The Chicago Bears look to build on a promising performance by the offense when they meet the Detroit Lions
Chicago Bears tight end Zach Miller hasn't ruled out trying to make a comeback after an injury which nearly resulted in the amputation of his left leg.
The Bears finally had something to celebrate. Rookie Mitchell Trubisky threw for a touchdown and ran for another in his best game, Jordan Howard ran for a pair of scores, and Chicago rolled to its most lopsided win in five years, 33-7 over Cincinnati.
Rookie Mitchell Trubisky threw for a touchdown and ran for another in his best showing yet, and the Chicago Bears ended a five-game losing streak by routing the lackluster Cincinnati Bengals 33-7, their most lopsided victory in five years
Chi_Howard 21 run (kick failed), 11:00. Drive: 4 plays, 51 yards, 1:06. Key Plays: Trubisky 16 pass to Bellamy; Cohen 14 run. Chicago 6, Cincinnati 0.
Cin_LaFell 14 pass from Dalton (Bullock kick), 2:15. Drive: 7 plays, 72 yards, 3:59. Key Plays: Bernard 21 run; Dalton 13 pass to Green. Cincinnati 7, Chicago 6.
Chi_FG Nugent 34, 12:38. Drive: 10 plays, 73 yards, 4:37. Key Plays: J.Timu 10-yard offensive holding penalty; Howard 10 run; Trubisky 13 pass to D.Sims; Howard 16 run; Trubisky 36 pass to Bellamy; T.Compton 10-yard illegal block above the waist penalty; Trubisky 7 pass to Wright. Chicago 9, Cincinnati 7.
Chi_Howard 21 run (kick failed), 11:00.
Cin_LaFell 14 pass from Dalton (Bullock kick), 2:15.
Chi_FG Nugent 34, 12:38.
Chi_FG Nugent 27, 1:46.
Chi_Trubisky 4 run (Nugent kick), 4:54.
Chi_Shaheen 1 pass from Trubisky (Nugent kick), 14:52.
Chi_Howard 8 run (Nugent kick), 9:18.