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The Second Annual Black Friday Bears Win Den, November 29, 2019

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Beating Detroit at their own house has become a new Thanksgiving Day tradition for Matt Nagy’s Bears

Chicago Bears v Detroit Lions Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images

THE DAILY SPONGIE SPECIAL

BEAR DOWN, CHICAGO BEARS, BEAR DOWN!!!!

BEARRRSSSS

Bears 24, Lions 20: Whose arrows are up and down after the Bears’ Thanksgiving day win - NBC Sports Chicago - The Bears got a much-needed victory over the division-rival Lions in Detroit on Thanksgiving. Roquan Smith and Anthony Miller led the charge, but David Blough’s big day raises concerns in the secondary.

Three takeaways: Playoffs? Bears have to clean up sloppy play first - NBC Sports Chicago - The Bears picked up another sloppy win with legitimate reasons for positivity on offense and disappointment on defense.

Watch Mitch Trubisky’s three touchdowns against the Lions on Thanksgiving - NBC Sports Chicago - Mitch Trubisky topped 300 yards for the first time this season in the Bears’ comeback in Detroit.

The Lions-Bears halftime show was a mess - NBC Sports Chicago - What’s a more unnerving way to kick field goals: The Bears offseason kicking competition or warming up in the dark while a concert is happening five yards behind you? Eddy Pineiro can answer that.

Postgame Perspective: Mitchell Trubisky shines in Bears victory - ChicagoBears.com - There were many heroes in the Bears’ entertaining 24-20 comeback win over the Lions on Thanksgiving Day at Ford Field, but the list begins with quarterback Mitchell Trubisky.

The Hamp & O’B Show with Koz (11/28/19): Bears vs Lions Thanksgiving Post Game Show - WGN Radio - Dan Hampton, Ed O’Bradovich, and Glen Kozlowski, along with Mark Carman, give you their reactions after the Bears 24-20 Thanksgiving victory over the Lions at Ford Field Mitchell Trubisky went 29 for 38 with 338 yards, 3 touchdowns including 1 interception.

Game Recap: Bears come from behind for Thanksgiving win in Detroit - ChicagoBears.com - Sparked by a solid performance by the offense, the Bears reached the .500 mark on the season with a thrilling holiday victory in Detroit.

Anthony Miller’s Career Day Crucial In Bears’ Win - 670 The Score - Miller hauled in a career-best nine receptions in Chicago’s win in Detroit.

Trubisky Comes Through For Bears: ‘Mitch’s Day’ - 670 The Score - Mitchell Trubisky led the Bears to a comeback 24-20 victory over the Lions

Nagy on Thanksgiving win: 'Today was Mitch's day' - NFL.com - Even with the pressure mounting against him with each passing week, Chicago Bears quarterback Mitch Trubisky showed everyone on Turkey Day that he hasn't allowed the criticism to ruffle his feathers.

Anthony Miller finds his groove just in time - Chicago Sun-Times - Enigmatic wide receiver overcame a "horrible" first half with two big third-down pass receptions — 32 and 35 yards — that sparked the Bears’ fourth-quarter touchdown drive against the Lions and gave him a career-best day: nine catches for 140 yards.

Morrissey: ‘Special’ day as Bears, Trubisky hold off Lions’ 3rd-string quarterback - Chicago Sun-Times - The Bears raise their record to 6-6, but their playoff hopes are slim with four quality opponents left on the schedule.

New Bears TE Jesper Horsted gets national spotlight with touchdown vs. Lions - Chicago Sun-Times - Horsted is a converted wide receiver from Princeton who went undrafted this year and came up with the game-tying touchdown on Thanksgiving.

The Bears figure out Lions rookie QB David Blough — eventually - Chicago Sun-Times - When rookie David Blough was named the Lions’ surprise starting quarterback Wednesday night, the Bears gathered to watch film. There wasn’t much — just 43 snaps from four preseason games with the Browns.

Chicago Bears vs. Detroit Lions final score and highlights Thanksgiving 2019 - Chicago Sun-Times - The Bears held on for a 24-20 victory over the Lions at Ford Field.

Week 13 recap: Chicago Bears beat Detroit Lions 24-20 - Chicago Tribune - Bears quarterback Mitch Trubisky led a 90-yard touchdown drive late in the fourth quarter to help lift the Bears to a 24-20 victory over the Lions on Thanksgiving at Ford Field.

Chicago Bears-Detroit Lions Thanksgiving Postgame Show: Despite Mistakes, Bears Fight Back to Beat Detroit - Chicago Audible Podcast - A postgame podcast recapping the Chicago Bears 24-20 Thanksgiving victory over the Detroit Lions.

Top 46 Chicago Bears Gifts (2019) - Chicago Audible Blog - A list of the perfect holiday gifts for any Chicago Bears fan.

Mitch Trubisky finally gave the Bears a reason to party like it's 2018 - NBC Sports Chicago - The Bears played sloppy, undisciplined football again on Thursday. But Mitch Trubisky covered for those mistakes in a way he hadn't previously in 2019.

Mitchell Trubisky rallies Bears to victory over Lions - NFL.com - The Chicago Bears (6-6) overcame a slow start on short rest and came roaring back to beat the Detroit Lions (3-8-1). Here’s what we learned from the Bears’ 24-20 victory on Thanksgiving Day.

POLISH SAUSAGE

Give it up for Josh Allen!

Is this the end for Jason Garrett? – ProFootballTalk - As the Cowboys fall to 6-6 with an embarrassing home loss on one of the biggest days of the year, the question becomes whether owner Jerry Jones will fire coach Jason Garrett.

KNOW THINE ENEMY

Detroit Lions becomes 2nd NFL team officially eliminated for postseason contention - Pride Of Detroit - It’s the earliest the Lions have been eliminated since 2010.

Detroit Lions vs. Chicago Bears Thanksgiving quick thoughts: What Just Happened? - Pride Of Detroit - A collection of thoughts on the Lions’ Thanksgiving Day loss.

3 takeaways from the Lions’ loss to the Bears - Pride Of Detroit - Chicago completes the sweep on Thanksgiving.

Lions-Bears recap: Detroit blows another late lead, lose 5th straight - Pride Of Detroit - Same story, different day.

IN CASE YOU YOU MISSED IT ON WINDY CITY GRIDIRON

Curl: Bears give the Lions a whomping to be thankful for in 24 - 20 holiday victory - Windy City Gridiron - Bears give up two early touchdowns, and the Lions thank them by rolling over for rest of game.

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