1:00 PM ET, October 5, 2008
Ford Field, Detroit, MI
• Bears QB Kyle Orton had career highs in passing yards (334 yards), completion percentage (70.6) and touchdown passes on the road (2).
• The Lions fell to 0-4 for the third time this decade and second time in the last three seasons.
• Bears rookie running back Matt Forte had 61 yards from scrimmage, with a TD both rushing and receiving to increase his touchdown total this season to four.
-- ESPN research
The Bears were without CB Nathan Vasher (wrist) and DT Tommie Harris (team suspension) and lost LB Nick Roach (shoulder) during the game. ... Kitna (back), Orlovsky (ankle) and TE Casey FitzSimmons (elbow) were banged up for the Lions.
Team Stat Comparison
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||6.2||3.3|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|FG||06:48||Robbie Gould 37 Yd||3||0|
|TD||05:27||Matt Forte 9 Yd Pass From Kyle Orton (Robbie Gould Kick)||10||0|
|TD||01:56||Devin Hester 12 Yd Pass From Kyle Orton (Robbie Gould Kick)||17||0|
|TD||11:17||Matt Forte 1 Yd Run (Robbie Gould Kick)||24||0|
|TD||10:10||Charles Tillman 26 Yd Interception Return (Robbie Gould Kick)||31||0|
|TD||07:08||Kevin Smith 12 Yd Run (Jason Hanson Kick)||31||7|
|FG||11:58||Robbie Gould 45 Yd||34||7|