Originally posted on Bears Beat  |  Last updated 11/4/11
The Bears will have to contend with the Eagles' top-ranked rushing attack led by LeSean McCoy (above) and quarterback Michael Vick. Here is a look at hypothetical propositional wagers between the Bears and Eagles. First team to score Eagles. The Eagles have a potent offense — ranked No. 1 in the league — and have finally started to come together after a 1-4 start to their season. In a prime time game with possible playoff implications on the line, I think they jump out to an early lead at home. First Bears player to score Robbie Gould. The Bears have no choice but to match fire with fire on the offensive side of the football because I’m not sure defense will prevail in this one. However, I don’t expect a strong offensive start and I think they’ll have to settle for three for their first points of the game. First Bears player to catch a pass Matt Forte. On the road in prime time, the Bears will probably want to resort to short, checkdown passes until the offense can get into a...
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