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19:25  17 november  2019
19:25  17 november  2019 Source:   freep.com

Trubisky, Bears hang on to beat Lions 20-13 as Stafford sits

  Trubisky, Bears hang on to beat Lions 20-13 as Stafford sits CHICAGO (AP) — Mitchell Trubisky tied a season high with three touchdown passes, and the Chicago Bears withstood a late charge by Detroit with Jeff Driskel filling in for injured quarterback Matthew Stafford, beating the Lions 20-13 on Sunday to snap a four-game losing streak. Detroit ruled out the 31-year-old Stafford hours before kickoff because of hip and back injuries, ending his streak of 136 consecutive starts. It was the first time he missed a regular-season game since 2010.Chicago (4-5) got its struggling offense going late in the first half, scored two touchdowns early in the third quarter and hung on to win for the first time since beating Minnesota in Week 4.

Matthew Stafford sat down last week for the Detroit Lions after a back injury , and the quarterback is now set to miss his second straight game. Friday, Matt Patricia confirmed that Stafford hadn’t practiced all week . As a result, he is not on track to face the Dallas Cowboys, meaning backup Jeff Driskel will

by Patrik Walker . There was at least a glimmer of hope within the Detroit Lions organization that quarterback Matthew Stafford would be able to suit up against the visiting Dallas Cowboys Stafford was unexpectedly ruled out of the team's Week 10 contest against the Chicago Bears due to what

Matthew Stafford's back injury is worse than the Detroit Lions have let on.

While Lions coach Matt Patricia called Stafford "day to day" and "week to week" with an injury that will keep him out for the second straight game Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys, ESPN reported that doctors have told Stafford he's dealing with "a six-week injury."

Stafford suffered fractured bones in his back in the fourth quarter of the Lions' Week 9 loss to the Oakland Raiders.

Trubisky, Bears hang on to beat Lions 20-13 as Stafford sits

  Trubisky, Bears hang on to beat Lions 20-13 as Stafford sits Watch the highlights from the Week 10 matchup between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Tennessee Titans.

Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford sits out Wednesday's practice as he deals with a back injury and his status for the Cowboys game is unknown. Stafford , who had made 136 consecutive starts, was injured late in a Week 9 loss to the Oakland Raiders, when he was hit in the upper back while

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He practiced on a limited basis the following week, but was sent for testing late in the week, at which point doctors determined it was not safe for him to play in a Week 10 game against the Chicago Bears.

Stafford, who did not practice last week, played through a broken transverse process in his back late last season. He has said this year's injury is different and not related to last year's injury.

A number of NFL quarterbacks have missed time with back injuries in recent seasons.

a man wearing a uniform: Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford watches from the sidelines during warmups before an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears in Chicago, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019.© Charles Rex Arbogast, AP Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford watches from the sidelines during warmups before an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears in Chicago, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019. Former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo suffered a compression fracture in his back in the 2016 preseason that caused him to miss 10 weeks. Dak Prescott replaced Romo as starter during the injury and never relinquished the job.

Trubisky, Bears hang on to beat Lions 20-13 as Stafford sits

  Trubisky, Bears hang on to beat Lions 20-13 as Stafford sits Watch the game highlights of the Week 10 matchup between the Detroit Lions and the Chicago Bears.

Lions ' Matthew Stafford ( back /hip) out vs . Bears. Roundup: Starting streak in jeopardy for Stafford . Week 10 injury report for Sunday's NFL games. 3, 2019 at 06:55 p.m. Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford completes 26-yard touchdown pass to running back J.D. McKissic.

The Detroit Lions have ruled out Matthew Stafford for Sunday's game against the Dallas Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia discusses preparations for Sunday's game against the Dallas Cowboys. “It was same deal as last week . I got to be ready for the plays that are called, like I’ve been doing all year.

Cam Newton suffered two transverse process fractures in a 2014 car accident, missed one game with the injuries and returned for the final two weeks of the regular season and the playoffs.

Stafford had his streak of 136 consecutive starts snapped against the Bears. If he requires a full six-week recovery from this injury, he can return for the Lions' final two games, Dec. 22 against the Denver Broncos and Dec. 29 against the Green Bay Packers.

a group of baseball players playing a football game: Lions defensive back Tracy Walker tries to catch the ball behind New York Giants wide receiver Cody Latimer during the first half at Ford Field in Detroit, Sunday, Oct. 27, 2019.© Junfu Han, Detroit Free Press Lions defensive back Tracy Walker tries to catch the ball behind New York Giants wide receiver Cody Latimer during the first half at Ford Field in Detroit, Sunday, Oct. 27, 2019.

Patricia said Friday “a medical plan (is) in place” for Stafford to return this season, but he declined to share details.

“He’s doing great,” Patricia said. “He’s fine. Normal. Grinding away. A lot of studying, getting ready to go, helping everybody around him and preparing, which is great. Just keeps everything consistent for us. he’s just the same old just getting ready to go play a game.”

Trubisky, Bears hang on to beat Lions 20-13 as Stafford sits

  Trubisky, Bears hang on to beat Lions 20-13 as Stafford sits Watch the highlights from the Week 10 matchup between Baltimore Ravens and Cincinnati Bengals.

Getty Tracy Walker in Philadelphia. The Detroit Lions are walking wounded again as they set to tangle with the Dallas Here’s a look at the inactive list for this week from the Detroit perspective and some analysis. Obviously, the Lions will be in tough shape again without Stafford , and missing two key

Matthew Stafford suffered a back injury in last week 's game against the Oakland Raiders, but says he's not worried about it. Tracy Walker , safety: The consistency isn’t all the way there, but Walker has made significant strides in Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford is dealing with a back injury

Along with Stafford, the Lions made offensive linemen Rick Wagner (concussion), Dan Skipper and Beau Benzschawel, defensive linemen Da'Shawn Hand (ankle) and Romeo Okwara (groin), and cornerback Michael Jackson inactive on Sunday.

Safety Tracy Walker is active and expected to play for the first time since injuring his knee in a Week 8 game against the New York Giants. Walker returned to practice for the first time on a limited basis Friday.

Contact Dave Birkett at dbirkett@freepress.com. Follow him on Twitter @davebirkett. Read more on the Detroit Lions and sign up for our Lions newsletter.

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