Lions Maul Bears in Rally, Cowboys Cruise - Game Highlights
Lions quarterback Jared Goff led a late rally to overcome a double-digit deficit, clinching a 31-26 victory over the Chicago Bears.
Jared Goff had a rough start but led the Detroit Lions to a late comeback to beat the Chicago Bears in NFL action. The Lions overcame a 26-14 deficit to win 31-26, improving their record to 8-2. Goff threw for 236 yards with two touchdowns and three interceptions. He made a 32-yard touchdown pass to Jameson Williams and led the Lions to 17 unanswered points in the fourth quarter. The Lions' defense also played a crucial role in the comeback, forcing a punt and allowing David Montgomery to score a game-winning touchdown. Goff acknowledged his early mistakes but praised his team's resilience, while Lions coach Dan Campbell commended Goff's mental toughness.
In other early games, the Dallas Cowboys defeated the Carolina Panthers 33-10, maintaining their pursuit of the NFC East-leading Philadelphia Eagles. The Cleveland Browns secured a crucial 13-10 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers, moving one game clear of their divisional rivals. Rookie quarterback C.J. Stroud helped the Houston Texans to a 21-16 win over the Arizona Cardinals, despite being intercepted three times and sacked on three occasions. The Miami Dolphins won a nervy game against the Las Vegas Raiders, with star receiver Tyreek Hill leaving the game with a hand injury.
Overall, the early NFL action on Sunday saw several thrilling games and standout performances, showcasing the competitive nature of the league.