For the better part of two decades now, the Green Bay Packers backup quarterback has been little more than an afterthought.
Detroit Lions vice chairman Bill Ford Jr. rarely speaks in public, and when he does, he usually delivers something interesting.
Despite the solid performance and all the turnovers forced, Schwartz still seemed peeved after the game – understandable enough considering the Lions had a 40-16 lead at the beginning of the fourth quarter and ended up winning just 40-32.
Bush’s 37-yard touchdown run helped Detroit score 27 points in the second quarter and he accounted for 173 yards of offense to help the Lions beat the Chicago Bears 40-32 on Sunday.
Chicago Bears cornerback Charles Tillman is in the lineup against Calvin Johnson and the Detroit Lions.
Schwartz even agreed to compare Forte with freakishly talented Minnesota running back Adrian Peterson.
Even in a league renowned for parity, some games mean more than others.
“It’s easy to have a dislike for those guys,” Johnson said with a laugh. “It’s not hard at all.”
With Chicago coming to town Sunday, Bush says ball security is more important than ever.
The Chicago Bears have lost starting defensive tackle Henry Melton for the season due to a torn left anterior cruciate ligament.