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Where Bears team, players rank in NFL


Take a look at where the Bears stack up both as a team and individually in the NFL rankings heading into their game against the Jets on Sunday.


Points please - The Bears rank sixth in the league in average points per game, averaging 28.3 points per contest this year. Chicago is third in the league in points scored over their last three games, averaging 35.7 over that span.  

Possession priority - The Bears rank fourth in the league in average regulation possession time (32:07).

Mount Rush-more - The Bears rank sixth in the league in net rushing yards per game, averaging 130.7. The Bears tallied up 134 rushing yards against the Patriots on Sunday.  

Gimme six - The Bears are tied for first in the league in touchdowns per game over their past three contests, averaging 4.7.


Sack 'em up - The Bears rank fourth in the NFL in average sacks per game (3.2), and their 19 total sacks rank tied for eighth overall. The Jets are tied for 24th in the league with just seven 2.1 sacks per game.

Got the force - The Bears' 12 forced fumbles rank second most in the league.

Turnin' over - The Bears' +1.2 turnover margin is tied for the second best mark in the league.

Don't rush - The Bears rank fourth in the NFL in fewest rushing yards allowed per game, giving up an average of just 87.5.

Pick 'em off - The Bears are tied for first in the league with 11 interceptions. Chicago has recorded at least one interception in its first six games for the first time since 2012 when it recorded an interception in each of its first nine games.

The low down - The Bears rank fourth in the NFL in fewest first downs allowed per game (17.7).

Don't pass go - The Bears are the only team in the NFL that has not allowed a rushing touchdown.


Mack Attack - Linebacker Khalil Mack is tied for first in the league with four forced fumbles and is tied for 16th in the NFL with five sacks. He recorded both a sack and a forced fumble in the first four games this year, the first player to do so in four straight games since Robert Mathis in 2005.

QB with Wheels - Quarterback Mitchell Trubisky ranks second in the NFL among quarterbacks with 245 rushing yards this season. He rushed for a career-high 81 yards against New England on Sunday.

Catchin' Cohen - Running back Tarik Cohen leads all NFL running backs with four catches of at least 25 yards. He also ranks fourth in the league among backs with 328 receiving yards.

Trey it again - Tight end Trey Burton is second in the NFL among tight ends with four touchdown receptions this year. His four TD catches leads the Bears. Burton had a career-high nine catches on Sunday against the Patriots and also tallied a touchdown reception.

Fuller up – Cornerback Kyle Fuller collected another interception on Sunday, giving him three on the season, tied for the most in the league. His interception against the Patriots was his 10th career pick.

Kick 'em with your best shot - Kicker Cody Parkey is a perfect 20-20 on extra point attempts this year and tied for 18th in the league in total points scored with 50.