Bears vs Colts NFL Week Five Capsule



STREAKS 6 of past 7  
COACHES VS. OPP. John Fox: 2-2 Chuck Pagano: 0-1
LAST WEEK W 17-14 vs. Detroit L 30-27 at Jacksonville (in London)
LAST GAME 9/9/12: Colts 21 at Bears 41. Chicago QB Jay Cutler passes for 333 yards & 2 TDs. Bears WR Brandon Marshall has 9 receptions for 119 yards & TD.
LAST GAME AT SITE 9/7/08: Bears 29, Colts 13. Chicago RB Matt Forte rushes for 123 yards & TD. Bears LB Lance Briggs has 21-yard FR-TD.
REFEREE John Hussey
BROADCAST FOX (1:00 PM ET): Joe Buck, Troy Aikman, Erin Andrews (Field reporter). SIRIUS: 135 (Chi), 84 (Ind). XM: 380 (Chi), 230 (Ind).


PASSING Brian Hoyer: 67-97-697-4-0-103.3 Andrew Luck: 103-166-1147-8-3-91.1
RUSHING Jordan Howard (R): 35-178-5.1-0 Frank Gore: 64-253-4.0-2
RECEIVING Eddie Royal: 18-241-13.4-2 T.Y. Hilton: 25-336-13.4-2
OFFENSE 335.0 349.3
DEFENSE 333.5 382.8
SACKS 5 tied: 1 Erik Walden: 4 (T3L)
INTs 3 tied: 1 Darius Butler: 1
PUNTING Pat O’Donnell: 42.2 Pat McAfee: 49.4
KICKING Connor Barth: 14 (8/8 PAT; 2/4 FG) Adam Vinatieri: 34 (10/10 PAT; 8/8 FG)


BEARS: QB BRIAN HOYER passed for 302 yards & 2 TDs for 120.1 rating in Week 4. Aims for 3rd in row with 300+ yards. Passed for 312 yards & 2 TDs in last meeting (10/8/15 with Hou)…Rookie RB JORDAN HOWARD rushed for career-high 111 yards last week. RB JOIQUE BELL had 102 scrimmage yards (81 rush, 21 rec.) in only career meeting (12/2/12 with Det)…WR ALSHON JEFFERY had 80 rec. yards & TD in last meeting. Aims for 3rd in row vs. AFC with 100+ rec. yards. WR-PR EDDIE ROYAL had 7 receptions for 111 yards & TD in Week 4. TE ZACH MILLER has 3 TDs in past 2…DT AKIEM HICKS had sack in Week 4. LB JERRELL FREEMAN leads team with 41 tackles.  CB JACOBY GLENN had INT last week. DB DEIONDRE’ HALL had 1st career INT in Week 4…COLTS: QB ANDREW LUCK aims for 3rd game in row with 60+ yard TD pass. Passed for 309 yards in only meeting. In past 3 at home, has 968 pass yards (322.7 per game), 7 TDs, 1 INT & 104.4 rating…RB FRANK GORE has rushed for 356 yards (89 per game) & 2 TDs in 4 games vs. Chi. Has 12,293 career rush yards & ranks 10th in NFL history. Needs 20 rush yards to pass HOFer JIM BROWN (12,312) to move into 9th all-time. Aims for 3rd in row with rush TD…WR T.Y. HILTON has 14 catches for 253 yards (126.5 per game) & TD (63 yards) at home this year. Aims for 3rd consecutive game with TD. WR PHILLIP DORSETT had career-long 64-yard TD catch last week…DE ROBERT MATHIS has 4 sacks, 3 FFs & FR in 4 career meetings (incl. SB). Ranks 4th among active NFL players with 118 sacks. Is tied for 1st among active NFL players with 47 def. FFs. LB ERIK WALDEN has 3 sacks & 2 FFs in past 2. Had career-high 3 sacks vs. Chi. (1/2/11 with GB). Leads team with 4 sacks, tied for 3rd most in NFL. LB D’QWELL JACKSON & S MIKE ADAMS each have 21 tackles.

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