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Erik Kramer, in his past three starts, has completed 69-of-

December 26, 1993

CHIGAGO (AP) _ Erik Kramer, in his past three starts, has completed 69-of-77 for 700 yards and seven TDs with just one interception. ... Jim Harbaugh, with 23 attempts against the Lions, topped Sid Luckman’s club record of 1,744 lifetime attempts. Harbaugh, who celebrated his 30th birthday Thursday, now has 1,748 attempts. ... Chris Spielman, who had four tackles against the Bears, is leading the Lions with 136 tackles this season. Spielman is trying to lead the team in tackles for a record sixth-straight year. He has posted more than 100 tackles in each of his first five NFL sesons. ... The Bears’ defense has held opponents to 20 points or less for 14 straight weeks. ... The Bears beat the Lions 10-6 on Thanksgiving Day and also took star running back Barry Sanders out for the season in the process with a sprained left knee. In that game, the Bears’ defense had five sacks, two interceptions and recovered two fumbles while holding the Lions to 230 total yards. In the game Sunday, the Bears had no sacks; the Lions had two. ... In the month of December, the Lions are 14-9 under Wayne Fontes, including a 2-2 record this month. ... Four games after Bears’ defensive tackle Steve McMichael tied Walter Payton’s team record for most consecutive games played, McMichael tied another Payton record Sunday by playing in his 190th game as a Bear. No Bear has played in more games. ... Jason Hanson needs four field goals to tie the NFL’s single-season record of 35 set by Ali Haji-Sheikh of the New York Giants in 1983. ... Sunday’s game marked the 128th meeting between the Lions and Bears, the second longest NFL rivalry, behind the 148-game series between the Bears and Green Bay Packers. The Bears have won 15 of the last 20 from the Lions and lead the overall series 74-50-5. ... The loss cost the Bears a chance to finish 4-4 at home. It ends a string of 19 straight seasons during which Chicago was at least .500 at home.

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