Scoring summary

The Bears had two different rookies reach the end zone against the Lions. The special teams unit also got into the action.

SECOND QUARTER: WR Justin Gage 21-yard touchdown reception from Chris Chandler at 7:22. Key plays: Michael Haynes pressured Joey Harrington as he threw the ball causing a poor pass that Charles Tillman intercepted and returned 30 yards giving the Bears the ball at the Lions'24. Extra point by Paul Edinger was good. Drive: 3 plays, 24 yards, 1:25. Bears 7, Lions 0.

SECOND QUARTER: K Paul Edinger 37-yard field goal at 0:00. Key plays: Three straight completions by Chandler for 7, 12 and 15 yards moved the Bears into Lions' territory. Following a sack of Chandler the Bears were in third and 16 with the clock running. Chandler dropped back to pass and lofted the ball toward Justin Gage, who came up with the jump ball for a 37-yard gain. The Bears took their final timeout with three seconds left in the half. Drive: 6 plays, 64 yards, 1:03. Bears 10, Lions 0.

THIRD QUARTER: KR Jerry Azumah 89-yard kickoff return at 14:46. Key play: Last time a Bear returned a kick for a touchdown was Dec. 13 of 1998, a 94-yard return by Glyn Milburn at Green Bay. Extra point by Paul Edinger was good. Drive: 1 play, 89 yards, 0:14. Bears 17, Lions 0.

THIRD QUARTER: RB Brock Forsey 8-yard touchdown run at 5:23. Key plays: An 18-yard reception by Bobby Wade from Chandler on third and 10. The rookie caught the ball short of the first down and turned up field picking up the necessary yardage. Extra point by Paul Edinger was good. Drive: 8 plays, 58 yards, 3:37. Bears 24, Lions 0.

THIRD QUARTER: KR Reggie Swinton 96-yard kickoff return at 5:11. Az-Zahir Hakim converted on a two-point conversion on a pass from QB Joey Harrington. Drive: 1 play, 96 yards, 0:13. Bears 24, Lions 8.

FOURTH QUARTER: TE Mikhael Ricks three-yard touchdown reception from Harrington at 1:00. Key plays: Harrington connected with Hakim for a 15-yard reception and went to Bill Schroeder for 19 yards. Scotty Anderson converted a two-point attempt on a pass from Harrington. Drive: 5 plays, 43 yards, 0:45. Bears 24, Lions 16.

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