Recap - Redskins Defeat Chicago 17-14
|Recap - Redskins Defeat Chicago 17-14|
Chicago was unable to contain Ryan Torain on Sunday and the result was a 17-14 Week 7 loss against the Redskins.
Washington won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 39.5.
Donovan McNabb completed 17 of 32 pass attempts for 200 yards and 1 TD for the Redskins in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Bears defense.
Matt Forte rushed for 41 yards for Chicago, while Chester Taylor added 20 yards. Jay Cutler threw for 281 yards for the Bears, while receivers Johnny Knox and Earl Bennett had 86 and 76 yards respectively.
Washington lost the offensive yardage battle to Chicago 322-308 yards in Sunday's game. Chicago had more first downs as that total ended up 19-13.
The time of possession battle favored Chicago as their offense was on the field for 30:48, longer than the 29:12 of their opponents.
Washington looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lions. The Bears will aim to get back on the winning track at Buffalo.