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Week 1 Pre-Gamin’: BEARS at LIONS (Noon CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Chicago Bears

Folks. The Bears play TODAY.

Let’s turn it up to 11:

Game Info

Chicago Bears (0-0) at Detroit Lions (0-0), noon CT, FOX-TV (Dick Stockton, Jonathan Vilma, Shannon Spake), WBBM-AM 780 and WCFS-FM 105.9 (Jeff Joniak, Tom Thayer, Mark Grote)

Odds: Bears (-2.5), Over/Under 43, via the DraftKings Sportsbook.

Week 1 Game Thread (Preview)

Your game thread is down in the comments, so let’s have some good, clean (safe-for-work) fun. Let’s start 2020 on a high note.

Coaches

Matt Nagy (20-12) vs. Matt Patricia (9-22-1)

Starting Quarterbacks

Bears: Mitchell Trubisky

2019: 326-516 (63.2%), 3,138 yards, 17 TD, 10 INT, 83.0 rating (15 games)

versus

Lions: Matthew Stafford

2019: 187-291 (64.3%), 2,499 yards, 19 TD, 5 INT, 106.0 rating (8 games)

Bears Expected Starters

Offense

•   QB Mitchell Trubisky
•   RB David Montgomery
•   WRs Allen Robinson II, Anthony Miller, Ted Ginn Jr.
•   TE Jimmy Graham
•   LT Charles Leno Jr., LG James Daniels, C Cody Whitehair, RG Germain Ifedi, RT Bobby Massie

Defense

•   DT Akiem Hicks, NT Bilal Nichols, DE Roy Robertson-Harris
•   OLBs Khalil Mack, Barkevious Mingo (Robert Quinn is OUT because of an ankle injury)
•   ILBs Roquan Smith, Danny Trevathan
•   CBs Kyle Fuller, Jaylon Johnson
•   FS Eddie Jackson
•   SS Tashaun Gipson Sr.

Specialists

•   Cairo Santos (kicker), Pat O’Donnell (punter, holder), Patrick Sales (long snapper), Cordarrelle Patterson (kick returns), Tarik Cohen (punt returns)

Bears Inactives:

Lions Expected Starters

Offense

•   QB Matthew Stafford
•   RB Kerryon Johnson
•   WRs Marvin Jones Jr., Danny Amendola, Quintez Cephus
•   TE T.J. Hockenson
•   LT Taylor Decker, LG Joe Dahl, C Frank Ragnow, RG Jonah Jackson, RT Tyrell Crosby

Defense

•   LDE Trey Flowers, LDT Danny Shelton, RDT Nick Williams, RDE Da’Shawn Hand
•   OLBs Christian Jones, Jamie Collins
•   MLB Jarrad Davis
•   CBs Desmond Trufant, Justin Coleman
•   FS Tracy Walker
•   SS Duron Harmon

Specialists

•   Matt Prater (kicker), Jack Fox (punter, holder), Don Mulbach (long snapper), Jamal Agnew (kick/punt returns)

Lions Inactives:



Author: Luis Medina

Luis Medina is a Writer at Bleacher Nation, and you can find him on Twitter at@lcm1986.