Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • CHI 440
    • 366 CLE
  • Turnovers

    • CHI 3
    • 2 CLE
  • Possession

    CHI CLE
    25:12 34:48
  • 1st Downs

    • CHI 23
    • 20 CLE

Game Information

FirstEnergy Stadium
,
Coverage: FOX
  • Cleveland, OH 44114
  • Line: CLE -2.5
Attendance: 71,513
98%
Capacity: 73,200
Referees: Jeff Triplette
12/15/2013 Associated Press

Cutler's 3 TDs help Bears beat Browns

Jay Cutler shook off some early rustiness and threw three touchdown passes in his first start since Nov. 10, leading the Chicago Bears to a 38-31 win Sunday over the Cleveland Browns.

Scoring Summary

FOX1234T
Bears01072138
Browns3714731
first QuarterCHICLE
FG
7:26
Billy Cundiff 35 Yard Field Goal is Good
7 plays, 56 yards, 3:11
03
second QuarterCHICLE
FG
12:58
Robbie Gould 23 Yard Field Goal is Good
15 plays, 115 yards, 9:31
33
TD
8:14
Tashaun Gipson 44 Yard Interception Return
1 plays, 42 yards, 0:55
39
XP
8:01
Billy Cundiff Kick is Good
1 plays, 42 yards, 0:55
310
FG
5:02
Penalty on Corey Wootton, Offensive Holding, 10 yards
6 plays, 22 yards, 3:12
310
TD
0:29
Brandon Marshall 5 Yard Pass From Jay Cutler
4 plays, 66 yards, 1:05
910
XP
0:24
Robbie Gould Kick is Good
4 plays, 66 yards, 1:05
1010
third QuarterCHICLE
TD
13:58
Zack Bowman 43 Yard Interception Return
1 plays, 51 yards, 1:12
1610
XP
13:48
Robbie Gould Kick is Good
1 plays, 51 yards, 1:12
1710
TD
8:24
Edwin Baker 2 Yard Run
10 plays, 85 yards, 5:28
1717
XP
8:20
Billy Cundiff Kick is Good
10 plays, 85 yards, 5:28
1717
TD
3:54
T.J. Ward 51 Yard Fumble Return
7 plays, 79 yards, 4:40
1724
XP
3:40
Billy Cundiff Kick is Good
7 plays, 79 yards, 4:40
1724
fourth QuarterCHICLE
TD
11:08
Alshon Jeffery 45 Yard Pass From Jay Cutler
6 plays, 95 yards, 2:33
2424
XP
10:59
Robbie Gould Kick is Good
6 plays, 95 yards, 2:33
2424
TD
5:45
Earl Bennett 4 Yard Pass From Jay Cutler
6 plays, 36 yards, 3:28
3824
XP
5:41
Robbie Gould Kick is Good
6 plays, 36 yards, 3:28
3124
TD
3:13
Michael Bush 40 Yard Run
5 plays, 78 yards, 1:55
3724
XP
2:17
Robbie Gould Kick is Good
5 plays, 78 yards, 1:55
3824
TD
1:02
Josh Gordon 43 Yard Pass From Jason Campbell
5 plays, 81 yards, 1:18
3830
XP
0:59
Billy Cundiff Kick is Good
5 plays, 81 yards, 1:18
3831

Research Notes

  • Jay Cutler was 5 for 7 for 71 yards and 2 touchdowns in the 4th quarter. Cutler's Total QBR in the 4th quarter this season is 95.2, 1st in the NFL among qualified QBs. It was 99.9 on Sunday.

  • Jay Cutler was 6-of-13 for 95 yards, a touchdown and two interceptions when targeting Brandon Marshall, and 16-of-18 for 170 yards and two touchdowns targeting all other players. Cutler hadn't completed fewer than half of his passes to Marshall in a game since Week 17 of 2012.Cutler threw 7 of his first 13 passes to Marshall, two of which were intercepted. Cutler finished the game targeting Marshall on only six of his final 18 passes. Earl Bennett was not targeted until Cutler's 18th pass attempt Sunday, but caught all four targets including a touchdown that put Chicago up for good.

  • Jay Cutler returned and looked for his familiar target, Brandon Marshall, targeting him 13 times, with 6 completions.When throwing to any other receiver today, Cutler throw 18 passes and completed 16 of them, with the only 2 incompletions coming when he targeted Matt Forte.

  • Browns: 2nd game with multiple defensive TDs since returning to NFL in 1999... Also did it in win at Saints in Week 7 of 2010.

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