Last game before the Miami Dolphins at New York Jets take center stage tomorrow. Enjoy tonight's Minnesota Vikings at Chicago Bears game, and then get pumped for tomorrow!
Note for this game after the jump:
VIKINGS: QB DONOVAN MC NABB hails from Chi. & played at Mt. Carmel HS. Incl. playoffs, is 6-2 in career vs. Bears, with 5-1 mark at Chi. Incl. playoffs, when McNabb has 100+ rating (min. 10 att.), his teams are 46-3 (.939)…RB ADRIAN PETERSON became 5th player since 1970 to rush for 3 TDs in 1st quarter last week. Has rushed for 784 yards (112 per game) & 11 TDs in 7 games vs. Chi. In 24 career division games, has rushed for 2,483 yards (103.5 per game) & 24 TDs…WR-KR PERCY HARVIN has rec. TD in 3 of 4 career meetings…DE JARED ALLEN had 8.5 sacks in 6 career games vs. Chi. Since entering NFL in ’04, has NFL-best 91.5 sacks. Has 18.5 sacks in past 14 contests, incl. 7 in past 3. S HUSAIN ABDULLAH had career-high 2 INTs in last game at Chi. S JAMARCA SANFORD had 1st 2 INTs of career last week…
BEARS: QB JAY CUTLER has won 4 of 5 career starts vs. Min. Has 10 TD passes in past 3 meetings & aims for 4th in row vs. Min. with 3+ TDs. In career (incl. playoffs), when he has 100+ rating, his teams are 23-0…In past 6 at home (incl. playoffs), RB MATT FORTÉ has 931 scrimmage yards (155.2 per game; 538 rush, 393 rec.). Leads NFL with 785 scrimmage yards & is only player in NFL with 400+ rush (440) & 300+ rec. (345) yards…WR-KR-PR DEVIN HESTER had 15-yard rec. TD & 64-yard PR-TD in last meeting. Holds NFL record for most PR-TDs (11) & combined KR-TDs (15). In career vs. Min., has 4 rec. TDs & 3 PR-TDs. Aims for 3rd meeting in row with TD (2 rec., 1 PR). WR JOHNNY KNOX had 67-yard rec. TD in last meeting…DE JULIUS PEPPERS had INT in last meeting. Has 5 sacks in past 5 vs. Min. Since entering NFL in 2002, has 91 sacks, 4th most in NFL. CB CHARLES TILLMAN had INT in last meeting. S CHRIS HARRIS aims for 4th in row vs. Min. with INT. LB LANCE BRIGGS aims for 3rd in row vs. Min. with sack or INT.