Bears DE Adewale Ogunleye racked up 2.5 more sacks in Sunday’s 48-24 blowout of Detroit, and credits new defensive line coach Rod Marinelli
for the hot start to his contract year.
Red-hot Bears QB Jay Cutler has accounted for eight all-purpose touchdowns
(seven passing, one rushing) during Chicago’s three-game winning streak.
Lions first-round pick Brandon Pettigrew turned in the best statistical game of his four-game career in Sunday’s 48-24 loss, catching four passes for 64 yards
on ten targets.
Lions rookie Aaron Brown temporarily lost his kickoff return job
to Adam Jennings on Sunday, but got it back when Jennings injured his leg.
Lions OLB Ernie Sims returned to the starting lineup Sunday, but aggravated his shoulder injury and was outproduced by backup DeAndre Levy, who had eight tackles and a forced fumble.