Niners fall short against Bears
|Niners fall short against Bears|
The San Francisco 49ers scored 15 points in the fourth quarter during the third week of preseason action, but they fell 31-28 to the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field.
The Bears could not cover the 4.5-point home spread, and the 59 points scored were OVER the posted total of 37.
Rex Grossman was 13-for-20 for 211 yards, two touchdowns and an interception. Bernard Berrian had three catches for 79 yards and a score for the Bears.
Trent Dilfer was 9-for-12 for 99 yards and two touchdowns, while Jason Hill caught a nine-yard pass for a major for the 49ers.