Originally posted on Bears Beat  |  Last updated 11/11/11
Earl Bennett's return could mean a more balanced pass distribution and less receptions for Matt Forte. Here is a look at hypothetical propositional wagers between the Bears and Lions. First team to score Bears. Given the Bears’ ability to sustain long drives that result in points as of late, I like their chances of getting on the scoreboard first against the Lions on Sunday. If they receive the opening kickoff, I feel they can take the ball down and put up at least three. If they kickoff, I think they can hold the Lions at home and get favorable field position. First Bears player to score Matt Forte. The Lions have the 29th-ranked run defense in the league, so I feel there is a good chance Forte can get in the end zone this week, and he might do it early on until the Lions try to find a way to adjust. First Bears player to catch a pass Roy Williams. It’s clear that Jay Cutler has been looking Williams’ way the past few weeks and although their numbers aren’t astronomical, Williams
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