Bears vs. Packers: Numbers & Notes

Relevant stats and personnel info for Sunday's matchup with the Chicago Bears



STREAKS 3 of past 5
COACHES VS. OPP. Smith: 8-5 McCarthy: 4-5
LAST WEEK W 38-34 vs. Jets W 45-17 vs. Giants
LAST GAME 9/27/10: Packers 17 at Bears 20.  Chicago K Robbie Gould converts 2 FGs in final 4 minutes, including game-winning 19-yarder with 4 seconds left, to lift Bears.
LAST GAME AT SITE 9/13/09: Packers 21, Bears 15.  Green Bay QB Aaron Rodgers connects with WR Greg Jennings on 50-yard TD pass with 1:11 remaining as Packers earn comeback win.
BROADCAST FOX (3:15 PM CT): Joe Buck, Troy Aikman, Pam Oliver (Field reporter).  Westwood One Radio: Kevin Kugler, Mark Malone.  SIRIUS: 123 (Chi.), 127 (GB).  XM: 104 (GB).


BEARS: QB JAY CUTLER is 1st QB in franchise history with consecutive 3,000-yard seasons (3,106).  Threw 3 TDs & had 104.2 rating last week.  When he has 100+ rating, his teams are 21-0…RB MATT FORTÉ has 1,465 scrimmage yards (978 rush, 487 rec.) & is 1 of 2 Bears (HOFer GALE SAYERS) with 1,000+ scrimmage yards in each of 1st 3 seasons.  Rushed for 113 yards with TD & had 4 catches for 56 yards last week… WR-KR-PR DEVIN HESTER had 62-yard PR-TD in last meeting.  Has 14 career combined KR-TDs (10 PR, 4 KR), most in NFL history.  Aims for 3rd in row with rec. TD.  WR JOHNNY KNOX had 4 catches for 92 yards (23 avg.) & 2 TDs last week.  Needs 40 yards for 1st career 1,000-yard season…DE JULIUS PEPPERS has 6 sacks in past 6.  LB BRIAN URLACHER has INT or FF in 4 of past 6 vs. GB, incl. 85-yard INT-TD.  LB LANCE BRIGGS had INT in last meeting.  Has 3 INTs vs. GB, incl. 2 TDs.  S CHRIS HARRIS had INT & FR last week & aims for 3rd in row with INT…PACKERS: QB AARON RODGERS is 10-1 in past 11 starts at home.  Last week, completed 25 of 37 (67.6 pct.) for career-high 404 yards with 4 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 139.9 rating.  In past 6, has completed 128 of 178 (71.9 pct.) for 1,682 yards with 15 TDs vs. 1 INT for 127.1 rating…RB JOHN KUHN had career-high 3 TDs (2 rush, 1 rec.) last week.  RB BRANDON JACKSON has career-high 1,010 scrimmage yards…WR GREG JENNINGS has 617 rec. yards (102.8 per game) & 6 TDs in past 6.  Has 40 career rec. TDs & 16 (40 pct.) have been 40+ yards.  Has TD catch in 4 of past 5 vs. Chi.  WR DONALD DRIVER had 9 catches in last meeting.  WR JORDY NELSON had 4 catches for career-high 124 yards (31 avg.) & TD (career-long 80 yards) last week…Since start of 2006, CB CHARLES WOODSON leads NFL with 8 INT-TDs & S NICK COLLINS ties for 2nd with 4.  Woodson has 2 INTs & FF in past 4 meetings.  Collins has INT in 3 of past 4 vs. Chi.  LB CLAY MATTHEWS aims for 3rd in row vs. division with sack.  DT B.J. RAJI has 3 sacks in past 2.  CB TRAMON WILLIAMS has 6 INTs in past 11.

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December 29, 2010 at 07:46 pm

Green Bay's gonna be so jacked up for this game! Bring on the Bears!

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