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Throughout most of the off-season, training camp and pre-season games one of the most pressing questions surrounded the defensive tackle depth. The Bears had a hole that needed to be filled with the loss of Amobi Okoye in free agency. To fill that hole the Bears signed defensive tackle Nate Collins from the Jacksonville Jaguars to compete for the fourth DT spot. Collins didn't disappoint, in fact he was extremely strong throughout training camp and during pre-season games.
On Sunday against the Carolina Panthers Collins earned his first playing time and played so well that he likely should keep his spot in the active game day rotation. Collins racked up three tackles and a couple QB pressures proving why he was so highly regarded throughout camp.
According to ProFootballFocus Collins graded out with a plus-5.4 rating on the afternoon, which was the second highest rating among Bears players on the day. Collins is an extremely versatile DT showing the ability...
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(Eds: Updates. With AP Photos.) Quarterback Jay Cutler and the Chicago Bears offense struggled enough against Carolina to elicit boos from Soldier Field fans, and receive a poor review of their inconsistency a day later from coach Lovie Smith.
Cutler got sacked six times in the first half and has been sacked 11 times in two games, while the running game bogged down in the second...
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The statistics tell a very different story from the final score.
The stats say the Panthers were the much better team at Soldier Field. The final score says the Bears showed up just in time to steal one away from the desperate visitors 23-22 courtesy of Robbie Goulds 41-yard field goal as time expired.
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[caption id="attachment_10217" align="alignleft" width="300"] Left, Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall (15) and next to him Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler (6), after Cutler was sacked for the second time during the first quarter of their game against the Carolina Panthers at Soldier Field, in Chicago, on Sunday, October 28, 2012. (Nuccio...
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The last time the Chicago Bears came back from a deficit of 12 or more points in the fourth quarter to win was on Nov. 25, 2007.
Strangely enough it was against the Jay Cutler led Denver Broncos.
The Bears trailed 34-20 with 10:38 left in the final quarter on that winter day at Soldier Field.
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The Chicago Bears’ offense had just 60 total yards late in the third quarter on Sunday, yet the group kept their composure and rallied the team to a late-game victory over the Carolina Panthers.