Jay Cutler threw two touchdown passes to Brandon Marshall, and Tim Jennings had two of the Chicago Bears' three interceptions against Eli Manning in a 27-21 victory over the winless New York Giants on Thursday night.
The Bears (4-2) snapped a two-game slide. New York is 0-6 for the first time since the 1976 team dropped its first nine.
Cutler and Marshall were in tune early on, connecting for two touchdowns, and Jennings returned an interception 48 yards for a score as Chicago built a 24-14 halftime lead.
Jennings picked off an overthrown pass by Manning intended for tight end Brandon Myers at the 12 with 1:54 left in the game.
Already short-handed, Bears middle linebacker D.J. Williams (De La Salle High-Concord) left the game with a chest injury in the third quarter when.
Lions: Star receiver Calvin Johnson (knee) was back on the practice field for Detroit, but his status for this weekend is uncertain. "It feels good to be out there," said Johnson, who was inactive in a loss at Green Bay. "I'm feeling better, definitely. So we can just leave it at that."
Eagles: Coach Chip Kelly might wait until Sunday before deciding on his starting quarterback for Philadelphia's game at Tampa Bay. With Michael Vick (hamstring) still limited, Nick Foles practiced with the first team again.
Jets: After considering retirement the last few months, quarterback David Garrard has returned to New York to serve as a veteran backup and mentor to rookie Geno Smith. Garrard, who signed with New York in March before leaving because of a balky knee in May, will be on the exempt list for two games. Garrard says his knee feels "great."
Buccaneers: Tampa Bay guard Carl Nicks is being treated for a recurrence of the MRSA infection in his left foot. MRSA is a staph infection that is resistant to some antibiotics.