Bears knock off Seahawks in OT
Robbie Gould kicked a 49-yard field goal in overtime Sunday to give the Chicago Bears a 27-24 win over the Seattle Seahawks.
The Bears had been favored by 9-points in the game, but were unable to cover the spread. The combined score went OVER the posted over/under total (37).
Bears’ quarterback Rex Grossman completed 21-of-38 passes for 282 yards with a touchdown and an interception in the win. Thomas Jones rushed for 66 yards on 21 carries with a pair of touchdowns.
Matt Hasselbeck completed 18-of-33 passes for 195 yards with a touchdown and an interception for Seattle. Shaun Alexander rushed for 108 yards on 26 carries with two touchdowns.
The Bears advance to the NFC Championship game next week where they will face the New Orleans Saints.