Game Preview - Chicago Bears at Detroit Lions

Visiting Team:Chicago Bears (0-0) - Roster, Stats, Results, Transactions
Home Team:Detroit Lions (0-0) - Roster, Stats, Results, Transactions
Date:Sunday, September 13, 2020, 1:00 PM EDT
Place:Ford Field, Detroit, MI
Series History:Chicago leads series, 101-74-5
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The following is a preview of the game between the Chicago Bears and the Detroit Lions to be played on September 13, 2020. Statistics and rankings below are final for the 2019 NFL Regular Season.

Detailed Team Records (2019 Final)

 ChicagoDetroit
Overall Record8-83-12-1
Home Record4-42-6
Away Record4-41-6-1
Division Record4-20-6
Conference Record7-52-9-1
Inter-conference Record1-31-3
Strength of Victory48-78-2 (.383)18-30 (.375)
Strength of Schedule129-125-2 (.508)129-126-1 (.506)
Vs. Common Opponents6-63-9
StreakW1L9
Turnover Margin0-5

Offensive Rankings (2019 Final)

 ChicagoDetroit
Total Yardage29th (296.8 YPG)17th (346.8 YPG)
Points Scored29th (17.5 PPG)18th (21.3 PPG)
Rushing Yardage27th (91.1 YPG)21st (103.1 YPG)
Passing Yardage25th (205.7 YPG)10th (243.8 YPG)

Defensive Rankings (2019 Final)

 ChicagoDetroit
Total Yardage Allowed8th (324.1 YPG)31st (400.4 YPG)
Points Allowed4th (18.6 PPG)26th (26.4 PPG)
Rushing Yardage Allowed9th (102.0 YPG)21st (115.9 YPG)
Passing Yardage Allowed9th (222.1 YPG)32nd (284.4 YPG)

Statistical Comparison (2019 Final)

OFFENSE
 ChicagoDetroit
TOTAL POINTS SCORED280341
Total Touchdowns3038
Rushing87
Passing2028
Returns23
Field Goals23/2826/31
Extra Points27/2935/36
FIRST DOWNS297313
Rushing8582
Passing178196
Penalty3435
Third Down Conversions77-216 (35.6%)90-220 (40.9%)
Fourth Down Conversions7-21 (33.3%)5-13 (38.5%)
TOTAL YARDS GAINED4,7495,549
Rushing Yards1,4581,649
Rushing Yards Per Game91.1103.1
Rushing Attempts395407
Rushing Average3.694.05
Passing Yards (Net)3,2913,900
Attempts-Completions-Pct580-371 (64.0%)571-344 (60.2%)
Times Sacked - Yards Lost45-28243-287
Had Intercepted1215
Punts8076
Average Yards44.845.3
Kickoff Returns3423
Kickoff Return Yards903564
Kickoff Return Average26.5624.52
Touchdowns11
Punt Returns3331
Punt Return Yards302246
Punt Return Average9.157.94
Touchdowns01
Penalties-Yards103-838113-937
Fumbles-Lost13-712-8

DEFENSE
 ChicagoDetroit
OPPONENT POINTS SCORED298423
Total Touchdowns3349
Rushing1613
Passing1733
Returns03
Field Goals23/3027/34
Extra Points27/2944/46
OPPONENT FIRST DOWNS306365
Rushing8694
Passing190232
Penalty3039
Third Down Conversions76-209 (36.4%)94-214 (43.9%)
Fourth Down Conversions13-23 (56.5%)7-15 (46.7%)
OPPONENT YARDS GAINED5,1866,406
Opponent Rushing Yards1,6321,855
Rushing Yards Per Game102.0115.9
Rushing Attempts414455
Rushing Average3.944.08
Opponent Passing Yards (Net)3,5544,551
Attempts-Completions-Pct571-362 (63.4%)611-381 (62.4%)
Sacks - Opponent Yards Lost32-24228-188
Intercepted by107
Opponent Punts7565
Average Yards45.945.5
Opponent Kickoff Returns2752
Kickoff Return Yards6751,284
Kickoff Return Average25.0024.69
Touchdowns01
Opponent Punt Returns3529
Punt Return Yards247130
Punt Return Average7.064.48
Touchdowns00
Opponent Penalties-Yards113-923117-960
Opponent Fumbles-Recovered15-923-11

2020 NFL Scores - Week 1
Thursday, September 10, 2020
  8:20 PM
Houston --
Kansas City --
Sunday, September 13, 2020
  1:00 PM
Seattle --
Atlanta --
  1:00 PM
Cleveland --
Baltimore --
  1:00 PM
NY Jets --
Buffalo --
  1:00 PM
Las Vegas --
Carolina --
  1:00 PM
Chicago --
Detroit --
  1:00 PM
Indianapolis --
Jacksonville --
  1:00 PM
Green Bay --
Minnesota --
  1:00 PM
Miami --
New England --
  1:00 PM
Philadelphia --
Washington --
  4:05 PM
LA Chargers --
Cincinnati --
  4:25 PM
Tampa Bay --
New Orleans --
  4:25 PM
Arizona --
San Francisco --
  8:20 PM
Dallas --
LA Rams --
Monday, September 14, 2020
  7:15 PM
Pittsburgh --
NY Giants --
  10:10 PM
Tennessee --
Denver --