Bears vs Cowboys NFL Week Three Capsule

CHICAGO BEARS (0-2) AT DALLAS COWBOYS (1-1)

REGULAR SEASON SERIES

  BEARS COWBOYS
SERIES LEADER   12-11
STREAKS 3 of past 4  
COACHES VS. OPP. John Fox: 1-6 Jason Garrett: 1-2
LAST WEEK L 29-14 vs. Philadelphia W 27-23 at Washington
LAST GAME 12/4/14: Cowboys 41 at Bears 28. Dallas QB Tony Romo throws for 205 yards & 3 TDs.

Cowboys RB DeMarco Murray rushes for 179 yards & TD.

LAST GAME AT SITE 10/1/12: Bears 34, Cowboys 18. Chicago QB Jay Cutler throws for 275 yards & 2 TDs for 140.1 rating. Bears WR Brandon Marshall has 7 catches for 138 yards & TD.
REFEREE Craig Wrolstad
BROADCAST NBC (8:30 PM ET): Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth, Michele Tafoya (Field reporter). Westwood One: Kevin Kugler, James Lofton. SIRIUS: 88 (WW1), 83 (Chi), 81 (Dal). XM: 88 (WW1), 226 (Chi), 225 (Dal).

STATS

PASSING Jay Cutler: 28-46-373-1-2-75.7 Dak Prescott (R): 47-75-519-0-0-83.1
RUSHING Jeremy Langford: 28-85-3.0-2 Ezekiel Elliott (R): 41-134-3.3-2
RECEIVING Alshon Jeffery: 9-201-22.3-0 Cole Beasley: 13-140-10.8-0
OFFENSE 271.0 354.0
TAKE/GIVE -3 +1
DEFENSE 312.0 374.0
SACKS 3 tied: 1 4 tied: 1
INTs Tracy Porter: 1 Brandon Carr, Barry Church: 1
PUNTING Pat O’Donnell: 40.6 Chris Jones: 48.2
KICKING Connor Barth: 4 (4/4 PAT; 0/1 FG) Dan Bailey: 22 (4/4 PAT; 6/6 FG)

NOTES

BEARS: QB JAY CUTLER passed for 341 yards & 2 TDs & added rush TD in last meeting. Averaging 297.7 yards per game with 7 TDs vs. 1 INT for 118.8 rating in 3 career meetings…RB JEREMY LANGFORD aims for 3rd in row with rush TD…WR ALSHON JEFFERY had 6 catches for 95 yards & TD in last meeting. Aims for 3rd in row vs. Dal with TD catch…LB SAM ACHO had sack in Week 2. LB DANNY TREVATHAN had INT in only game vs Chi (10/6/13 with Den). LB WILLIE YOUNG had sack last week. Has sack in 2 of 3 career games vs. Dal. CB JACOBY GLENN led team with 7 tackles & 2 PD in Week 2. CB TRACY PORTER aims for 4th in row vs. Dal with 6+ tackles…COWBOYS: Rookie QB DAK PRESCOTT has 75 pass att. without INT, most att. without INT in 1st 2 career games in NFL history. Rushed for 6-yard TD last week, 1st career TD…Rookie RB EZEKIEL ELLIOTT rushed for 83 yards & TD vs. Was. Has rush TD in both career games. RB ALFRED MORRIS had rush TD in Week 2…WR COLE BEASLEY caught 2 TDs in last meeting. Had 5 receptions for 75 yards last week. WR DEZ BRYANT had 7 receptions for 102 yards vs. Was. Aims for 4th in row vs. Chi with 80+ rec. yards or TD. Since 2011, has 53 rec. TDs, 2nd most in NFL…TE JASON WITTEN has TD catch in 2 of past 3 vs. Chi. Had 13 receptions for 112 yards & TD in last home meeting…LB SEAN LEE has 12 INTs since entering NFL in 2010, tied most by LB (LUKE KUECHLY). Led team with 10 tackles in Week 2. CB ORLANDO SCANDRICK had 9 tackles & INT in last meeting…S BARRY CHURCH had INT last week. Has 7+ tackles in 5 of past 6.

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