1:00 PM ET, December 7, 2008
Soldier Field, Chicago, IL
Manning keys defense as Bears hand Jaguars their fourth straight loss
• Matt Forte rushed for a game-high 69 yards and added 37 yards on five receptions, becoming just the third Bears player with 1,000 rushing yards and 50 receptions in a season. He joins Neal Anderson (1989) and Walter Payton (1978, '83) on that list.
• Kyle Orton completed 20 of 34 passes for 219 yards, two scores and an interception. His 85.3 passer rating is his highest since Week 7.
• Jags QB David Garrard was sacked three times, making it four consecutive games he's been sacked at least three times.
-- ESPN research
Yardage Is His Forte
Matt Forte had 37 yards receiving and 69 yards rushing Sunday vs. the Jaguars, giving him 1,476 yards from scrimmage this season. Forte passed Gale Sayers for the most scrimmage yards by a rookie in Bears franchise history.
|Year||Player||Rush Yds.||Rec. Yds.||Scrim. Yds.|
The Bears lost backup RB and special teams player Garrett Wolfe to a hamstring injury on the opening kickoff. ... The Jaguars lost backup safety Chad Nkang to a shoulder injury in the second quarter and held out FB Greg Jones (ankle).ankle
Team Stat Comparison
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||4.0||4.9|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|TD||12:36||Desmond Clark 2 Yd Pass From Kyle Orton (Robbie Gould Kick)||0||7|
|FG||06:28||Josh Scobee 42 Yd||3||7|
|FG||00:19||Robbie Gould 22 Yd||3||10|
|FG||02:44||Robbie Gould 36 Yd||3||13|
|TD||00:18||Greg Olsen 22 Yd Pass From Kyle Orton (Robbie Gould Kick)||3||20|
|TD||12:09||Maurice Jones-Drew 4 Yd Pass From David Garrard (Josh Scobee Kick)||10||20|
|FG||08:58||Robbie Gould 35 Yd||10||23|