The Detroit Lions were decisively beaten by the Chicago Bears, 31 to 17, on October 8, 1961.

Final

CHI

Bears

2-2-0

31

DET

Lions

2-2-0

17

Team

CHI

DET

1

0

10

2

7

0

3

3

7

4

21

0

Total

31

17

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

CHI

DET

Lions

Jim Martin 32-yard field goal

0

3

Lions

Terry Barr 61-yard pass from Earl Morrall (Wayne Walker kick)

0

10

2nd quarter

CHI

DET

Bears

Bo Farrington 98-yard pass from Billy Wade (Roger LeClerc kick)

7

10

3rd quarter

CHI

DET

Bears

Roger LeClerc 50-yard field goal

10

10

Lions

Pat Studstill 100-yard kickoff return (Wayne Walker kick)

10

17

4th quarter

CHI

DET

Bears

Mike Ditka 37-yard pass from Billy Wade (Roger LeClerc kick)

17

17

Bears

Billy Wade 1-yard run (Roger LeClerc kick)

24

17

Bears

Willie Galimore 53-yard run (Roger LeClerc kick)

31

17