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CHICAGO BEARS (2-2) AT CAROLINA PANTHERS (2-2)

SERIES

BEARS PANTHERS
SERIES LEADER 5-2
STREAKS Past 3
COACHES VS. OPP. Trestman: 0-0 Rivera: 0-2
LAST WEEK L 38-17 vs. Packers L 38-10 at Ravens
LAST GAME 10/28/12: Panthers 22 at Bears 23. Chicago CB Tim Jennings has 2 INTs, including 25-yard INT-TD. Bears WR Brandon Marshall adds 9 catches for 98 yards.
LAST GAME AT SITE 10/10/10: Bears 23, Panthers 6. Chicago RB Matt Forté rushes for 166 yards & 2 TDs, incl. 68-yard TD run. Defense holds Panthers to 96 passing yards & records 3 INTs.
BROADCAST FOX (1:00 PM ET): Thom Brennaman, David Diehl, Laura Okmin (Field reporter). Westwood One: Kevin Lee, Mark Malone. SIRIUS: 135 (Chi.), 92 (Car.). XM: 226 (Car.).

STATS

PASSING Cutler: 102-155-1006-10 (T1C)-4-94.7 Newton: 60-94-728-3-0-98.2
RUSHING Forté: 65-258-4.0-0
  1. Williams: 25-106-4.2-0
RECEIVING Bennett (TE): 29 (T3L)-295-10.2-4 (T3C) Benjamin (R): 21-329-15.7-3
OFFENSE 349.0 327.8
TAKE/GIVE +2 +3 (3C)
DEFENSE 372.8 373.8
SACKS Young: 4 (3L) Addison: 3.5 (3C)
INTs Fuller (R): 3 (T1L) 3 tied: 1
PUNTING O’Donnell: 43.6 Nortman: 47.8
KICKING Gould: 26 (11/11 PAT; 5/5 FG) Gano: 29 (5/5 PAT; 8/9 FG)

NOTES

BEARS: QB JAY CUTLER has won past 2 starts vs. Car. Ties for NFC lead with 10 TDs…In 4 meetings, RB MATT FORTÉ has 623 scrimmage yards (155.8 per game), 533 rush yards (133.3 per game) & 4 TDs. Had 2 best rush games vs. Car. (205 yards on 10/2/11 & 166 yards on 10/10/10). Rushed for 122 yards & had 171 scrimmage yards last week. Is 2nd Bear with 10,000 (10,037) career scrimmage yards (WALTER PAYTON)…Since 2012, WR BRANDON MARSHALL has 28 rec. TDs, tied for most in NFL. WR ALSHON JEFFERY had TD last week. TE MARTELLUS BENNETT had career-high 9 catches & 134 yards in Week 4…Rookie CB KYLE FULLER is only player with 3+ INTs & 2+ FFs in Sept. in past 20 years. In last game vs. Car., CB TIM JENNINGS had 2 INTs, incl. TD. Since 2012, is 2nd in NFL with 13 INTs & ties for 3rd with 3 INT-TDs. LB LANCE BRIGGS had sack in last game at Car. In past 4 vs. Car., DE JARED ALLEN has 3 sacks, 2 FFs & FR. Since entering NFL in 2004, leads NFL with 128.5 sacks… PANTHERS: QB CAM NEWTON has passed for 688 yards (344 per game) in 2 career meetings & aims for 3rd in row vs. Chi. with 300+ yards. Club has 6 TDs vs. 0 INTs & is only team with 0 INTs in 4 games…RB DE ANGELO WILLIAMS is franchise leader with 6,733 rush yards & 46 rush TDs…Rookie WR KELVIN BENJAMIN leads NFL rookies with 329 rec. yards. Ties for 1st among NFL rookies with 3 rec. TDs. Had 28-yard TD last week & has TD catch in 3 of 4 career games. WR JERRICHO COTCHERY led club with 80 rec. yards in Week 4. TE GREG OLSEN was 1st round pick by Chi. in 2007 (No. 31 overall) & spent 1st 4 years with Bears (2007-10)…Since entering NFL in 2012, LB LUKE KUECHLY leads league with 366 tackles. In last meeting, DE CHARLES JOHNSON had 2 sacks, 2 FFs & FR. S THOMAS DE COUD had 2 INTs vs. Chi. on 10/18/09 (with Atl.). In 3 meetings, S ROMAN HARPER has 4 sacks & 2 FFs. Has 3 career games with 2 sacks, incl. 2 vs. Chi.


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