1:00 PM ET, November 23, 2008
Edward Jones Dome, Saint Louis, MO
• Chicago quarterback Kyle Orton has now won five of his past seven starts.
• The Bears gave up just three points, their fewest points allowed in a game since Week 11 of the 2006 season when they blanked the Jets 10-0.
• The Rams were held to 14 yards rushing, their fewest since Nov. 20, 2005 when they ran for just six against the Cardinals.
-- ESPN research
Before the game, the Rams added former owner Carroll Rosenbloom to their ring of honor. ... The Bears had a number of injuries, losing safety Mike Brown (leg) in the first half, and tight end Desmond Clark (knee) and cornerback Nathan Vasher (thumb) in the third quarter. Smith said he didn't know the extent of any of the injuries. ... Both teams opened with a reverse. Hester gained 20 yards for the Bears and Donnie Avery lost a yard for the Rams.
Team Stat Comparison
Passing 1st downs
Rushing 1st downs
1st downs from penalties
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||5.4||3.5|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|Red Zone (Made-Att)||2-3||0-2|
|Defensive / Special Teams TDs||0||0|
|TD||13:10||Matt Forte 13 Yard Run (Robbie Gould Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 4 plays, 49 yds, 1:55
|TD||1:48||Jason Mckie 7 Yard Pass From Kyle Orton (Robbie Gould Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 7 plays, 63 yds, 3:10
|TD||9:31||Matt Forte 47 Yard Run (Robbie Gould Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 2 plays, 51 yds, 0:41
|FG||5:06||Josh Brown 43 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 8 plays, 49 yds, 4:21
|FG||1:43||Robbie Gould 43 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 9 plays, 49 yds, 3:23
|FG||5:17||Robbie Gould 38 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 7 plays, 15 yds, 2:46