nfl Game Recap
Bears Fall 31-26 Against Detroit - Game Recap
The Lions got a 2-TD performance from Jared Goff as Detroit handed Chicago a 31-26 defeat on Sunday at Ford Field.
Bettors who backed the Lions were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of -8.0. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 47.5.
Jared Goff completed 23 of 35 pass attempts for 236 yards and 2 TDs for the Lions in the win.
Justin Fields rushed for 104 yards for Chicago, while Khalil Herbert added 35 yards. Justin Fields threw for 169 yards for the Bears, while receivers DJ Moore and Darnell Mooney had 96 and 24 yards respectively.
Chicago was outgained by Detroit 338-334 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 25-23 by the Bears.
Detroit lost the time of possession battle 40:24-19:36, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Detroit takes its act home to face Green Bay looking for another win. For Chicago, they head on the road to face Minnesota.