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One of the keys to beating the Eagles Monday night was to contain their run game, which ranked No. 1 in the league heading into the week. The Bears managed to do just that, holding LeSean McCoy to just 71 yards, 33 of which came on one play, a touchdown run. If you take away that one broken play, the defense held him to just 2.5 yards per carry on 15 attempts.
Michael Vick, meanwhile, gathered 34 yards on 5 attempts, his third-lowest rushing total on the season.
Last year, the Bears finished the season ranked second against the run, which was a major factor in why they made it to the NFC title game. They got off to a slow start this year, but against two of the league’s best running backs — Adrian Peterson and McCoy — the Bears held them to a combined 110 rushing yards.
Offensive line has great game protecting Cutler
Not only did the Bears offensive line continue opening holes for Matt Forte to explode through, but the unit did a great job protecting Jay Cutler. The Eagles defense, ...
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PHILADELPHIA — The Bears couldn’t have scripted a better start, or a better end. Everything in between, though, was a jumbled mess in the Bears’ 30-24 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field. But against one of the league’s most talented teams, the Bears dictated the...
Consider my mind blowed. According to a report from the Chicago Tribune, the Bears quarterback’s icy facade briefly melted but for a moment and he actually cracked a smile during his weekly media session at Halas Hall on Wednesday. The reason? Talk of his supposed sweet buttocks region. You may recall I briefly touched upon [...]
(Eds: APNewsNow. With AP Photos.) Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is finding that he likes standing upright.
Chicago's offensive line provided Cutler with a sack-free game Monday in Philadelphia for only the second time since he arrived from Denver in 2009.
The revamped line is possibly the biggest reason the offense has improved to 17th overall and 10th in scoring. It has allowed...
Jay Cutler had to do it all himself against the Detroit Lions on Monday Night Football. Now, he and the Bears believe he's finally got the players around him won't be holding him back anymore.
Jay Cutler apparently knows how to take a compliment.
Jay Cutler threw two touchdown passes, including the go-ahead score to Earl Bennett late in the fourth quarter, and Chicago overcame two rare fumbles by Matt Forte to win their third consecutive game, a hard-fought 30-27 road decision over the Philadelphia Eagles. The Bears move to 5-3 and firmly plant themselves into the NFC playoff picture with a huge home [...]
Good morning and welcome to Bear Bites, Grizzly Detail's morning rundown of Bears news.
Read on for Kurt Warner and Ron Jaworski's thoughts on Jay Cutler, a sneak peek at Robbie Gould's locker, how the offensive line is doing, the Lions' smack talk, Earl Bennett's fine and possible payday.
Kurt Warner ranked Jay Cutler as one of the top-five quarterbacks...
Feeling disrespected and overlooked, the Chicago Bears made the Philadelphia Eagles look like a non-contender.
Jay Cutler threw a go-ahead 5-yard TD pass to Earl Bennett, Matt Forte ran for 133 yards and the Bears rallied to beat the Eagles 30-24 on Monday night.
''The Chicago Bears should not be 8-point underdogs in a game like this on the road. And our guys played like...
Jay Cutler threw a 5-yard touchdown pass to Matt Spaeth and the Chicago Bears took a 7-0 lead over the Philadelphia Eagles after one quarter on Monday night.
Jay Cutler is renowned for having one of the strongest arms in the NFL, but former fiancee Kristin Cavallari praised another part of the Chicago Bears quarterback's anatomy in a good-luck tweet before Monday night's game in Philadelphia.
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Matt Forte bounced back from two costly turnovers and Jay Cutler rallied the resilient Chicago Bears to a 30-24 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles on Monday night. Cutler threw a go-ahead 5-yard touchdown pass to Earl Bennett in the fourth quarter, Forte ran for 133 yards and the Bears (5-3) won their third straight game.
Matt Forte bounced back from two costly turnovers and Jay Cutler rallied the resilient Chicago Bears to a 30-24 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles on Monday night.