Originally written on The Football Fan Spot  |  Last updated 9/12/12
The Bears take over the #1 spot with a blowout win in which they were impressive on both sides of the ball, even though Brian Urlacher was playing hurt, against an underrated Colts team. I’ve been high on this team all offseason, but could never put them ahead of the Packers in the NFC because I thought the Packers were so good, but that defense looks like a mess in Green Bay. Of course, we’ll get an answer on Bears/Packers when the Bears head to Lambeau this week for Thursday Night Football. Stay tuned. Studs QB Jay Cutler: 21 of 35 for 333 yards, 2 touchdowns, 1 interception, 1 batted pass, 1 thrown away, 2 drops, pressured 11 times, 96.4 adjusted QB rating RB Matt Forte: 80 yards (45 after contact) and a touchdown on 16 carries, 4 broken tackles, 3 catches for 40 yards on 5 attempts, 1 dropped pass, 1 interception when thrown to WR Brandon Marshall: 9 catches for 115 yards and a touchdown on 15 attempts, 1 drop, 2.8 YAC per catch on 39 pass plays CB Tim Jennings: Allowed 3 catche...
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