Seahawks remain on top, Lions take sole possession of 1st in the North
Many of the Week 10 games are now complete and the NFL playoff pictures are getting more and more clearer every Sunday. The biggest news this Sunday is that the Detroit Lions got one step closer to hosting their first playoff game in over 20 years, the Bengals are keeping the door open for the Cleveland Browns and Baltimore Ravens, the Seattle Seahawks kept themselves atop the NFC and the Indianapolis Colts took a major tumble against the St. Louis Rams.
Seattle already carries a tiebreaker over the 49ers for beating them in Week 2 and their rematch happens in San Francisco in Week 14.
The Lions went into Chicago and beat the Bears, 21-19, giving them sole possession of first place in the NFC North, as the Packers lost, 27-13, to the Eagles in their first game without Aaron Rodgers.
The Lions got the ball back and drove back down into the red zone. This time they did extend their lead when Stafford hooked up with Johnson again, giving Detroit a 21-13 lead. Megatron broke the Lions’ franchise record for receiving touchdowns on the play.
Cutler, hobbled for much of the game, finally sat out for the Bears’ two-minute drive, letting Josh McCown take over with the game on the line. He drove the Bears down to the 10-yard line with just over a minute left and found Marshall in the end zone, making it 21-19 Lions. Chicago got two shots at a two-point conversion thanks to a personal foul by the Lions, but missed both times. Detroit recovered the onside kick to seal the victory.
Brandon Marshall was his usual self, grabbing Premier League Cheap Jerseys seven catches for 139 yards and two touchdowns. Reggie Bush had another big game, recording 113 total yards Cheap Basketball Jerseys UK on 17 touches. On the other hand, Matt Forte disappointed, getting just 33 yards on 17 carries.