Detroit Lions at Chicago Bears - December 16th, 1956

Scoring

Scoring Table
Quarter Tm Detail DET CHI
1BearsGeorge Blanda 37 yard field goal 03
2LionsBill Bowman 18 yard pass from Harry Gilmer (Jim Martin kick)73
BearsRick Casares 68 yard rush (George Blanda kick)710
BearsJ.C. Caroline 9 yard rush (George Blanda kick)717
3LionsLeon Hart 1 yard rush (Jim Martin kick)1417
BearsHarlon Hill 44 yard pass from Ed Brown (George Blanda kick)1424
4BearsBobby Watkins 7 yard rush (George Blanda kick)1431
BearsJoe Fortunato 27 yard interception return (George Blanda kick)1438
LionsDorne Dibble 9 yard pass from Harry Gilmer (Jim Martin kick)2138

Game Info

Team Stats

Passing, Rushing, & Receiving

Passing, Rushing, & Receiving Table
Passing Rushing Receiving
Player Tm Cmp Att Yds TD Int Sk Yds Lng Rate Att Yds TD Lng Rec Yds TD Lng
Harry GilmerDET11231342151877.131506000
Bobby LayneDET474200102374.720000
Howard CassadyDET413091303
Bill BowmanDET31108118118
Leon HartDET47191303
Gene GedmanDET13106113013
Dave MiddletonDET571023
Dorne DibbleDET334113
Jim DoranDET334014
Passing Rushing Receiving
Player Tm Cmp Att Yds TD Int Sk Yds Lng Rate Att Yds TD Lng Rec Yds TD Lng
Ed BrownCHI8151421154480.43707000
Harlon HillCHI01000039.6224012384144
Bill McCollCHI0100100.01000
Rick CasaresCHI17190168120020
J.C. CarolineCHI1556115000
Bobby WatkinsCHI82416000
John HoffmanCHI1606000
Jim DooleyCHI338015

Defense

Kick/Punt Returns

Bears Starters

Lions Starters