NFL: Detroit 40, Chicago 32

Sept. 29, 2013 at 4:51 PM

DETROIT, Sept. 29 (UPI) -- Reggie Bush provided 173 total yards with a score Sunday, propelling the Detroit Lions over Chicago 40-32 in an NFC North division rivalry game.

Bush ran for 139 yards and a touchdown and also reeled in four passes for 34 more as the Lions (3-1) recorded a second straight win.


Matthew Stafford passed for 242 yards, making good on 23-for-35 tosses with one touchdown and an interception. The signal-caller also rushed for a score for Detroit, which improved to 2-0 at home.

The Bears (3-1) saw their three-game winning streak snapped as Jay Cutler hurled three interceptions and lost a fumble.

He finished 27-for-47 through the air for 317 yards and two touchdowns in the loss as Chicago lost for the first time in four meetings with Detroit.

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