On Sept. 25 at Soldier Field, the Chicago Bears (2-1) defeated the Houston Texans (0-2-1)and former Bears coach Lovie Smith23-20.
Roquan Smith set up Cairo Santos' 30-yard game-ending field goal when he intercepted Davis Mills deep in Houston territory, ESPN noted.
Khalil Herbert ran for a career-high 157 yards and two touchdowns for Chicago.
Quarterback Justin Fields had another difficult game, only completing eight of 17 passes for 106 yards, with two interceptions. Running back David Montgomery exited early with knee and ankle injuries, but the Bears came away with the win after losing at rival Green Bay.
The Bears will next visit the New York Giants on Sunday, Oct. 2.