Chicago Bears quarterback Justin Fields set Soldier Field on fire on Sunday, setting an NFL record in a single regular season game in a 178-yard run, including a 61-yard touchdown. Fields also threw three TD passes, reducing the sting of a 35-32 Bears defeat to the Miami Dolphins, the team’s fifth defeat in six games.
Now The Bears (3-6) will return to the Detroit Lions 2-6 division who will come to Chicago for Sunday’s game. In preparation for the sport, we present a dozen compelling facts and figures.
Fields is racing yards through nine games, able to rushing to 1,137 yards, which might break Bobby Douglass’s 50-year single-season record for quarterback running yards (968).
The NFL season record per quarterback, set three seasons ago by Baltimore Ravens star Lamar Jackson. Jackson has been named the MVP this season, rushing to seven touchdowns while a complete of three,127 yards passed and 36 touchdowns passed.
Points scored within the last three games by the Bears, which allowed them to leap to twenty first place within the league with a rating of 20.8 points per game. After losing 12-7 to the Washington Commanders in week 6, the Bears finished thirty first when it comes to points with a rating of 15.5 ppg. Their recent scoring increases have been as fun as they’re encouraging.
Points scored by the Lions offensive within the last 4 games. They only managed five touchdowns out of 38 balls during that point. The Lions averaged 35 points within the league of their first 4 games, but dropped to twelfth place (23.5 points per game).
Touchdowns allowed by the Bears defense within the last two games, losses against the Dolphins and the Dallas Cowboys. The Bears defense allowed a complete of 15 touchdowns in the primary seven games, but they fell to twenty first place within the NFL in scoring defense (24 ppg).
Position in yards passed per game by the Bears, who averaged 125.7 of their 3-6 start. Fields has only covered 200 passing yards this season – up from 208 against the Minnesota Vikings in week 5.
Yard position allowed for the sport by the Lions, who’ve surrendered a mean of 268.5 yards this season. Three playmakers crossed the 300 yards against them – Carson Wentz, Geno Smith and Tua Tagavailoa. Wentz and Tagavailoa also scored three touchdowns against Lions.
Total sum of luggage and takeaws recorded by bears against dolphins. It was only the seventh time within the last 10 seasons that defense has been knocked out in each categories. The last event before Sunday was a 33-22 loss to the San Francisco 49ers in week 8 of last season.
Pick up the yards by Darnell Mooney in 4 games against the Lions. Mooney had his first ever catch against the Lions, 19-yard Mitch Trubisky in week 1 of 2020. He had his first profession in a 100-yard match against Detroit, out of a 125 in week 4 of last season. Eight weeks later, he added five gains, a 123-yard performance against the Lions.
He takes a touchdown by Cole Kmet this season, putting him in fifth place within the league amongst short finishes behind Travis Kelce (seven), Mark Andrews (five), Zach Ertz (4) and Mike Gesicki (4). All three Kmet touchdowns have happened within the last two weeks after he had rolled 28 consecutive games without reaching the tip zone.
Lions record in matches was decided by one end in two seasons with Dan Campbell as coach. This includes the 1-4 mark this season after Sunday’s Sunday turmoil at Green Bay Packers 15-9. Lions even have close losses to the Philadelphia Eagles (38-35), Vikings (28-24), Seattle Seahawks (48-45), and Dolphins (31-27). The Lions gave up their last-minute touchdowns of their defeats to the Vikings and Dolphins.
Bears’ record of matches by one goal over 19 Fields starts as quarterback, making the rating 1-4 this season. The Bears lost to the Dolphins, despite having two balls within the fourth quarter with a probability of a draw or taking the lead. They couldn’t do it. Kmet said, “That is the following step, is not it? We collect points. … But I believe if we wish to be a championship team, that is what the NFL is. (It’s) two-minute situations, half-time, game over, and it’s about execution in those situations. “