Philadelphia vs Chicago Recap - Bears Win 31-26
|Philadelphia vs Chicago Recap - Bears Win 31-26|
Chicago got 4 passing strikes from Jay Cutler en route to a 31-26 victory over Philadelphia on Sunday in Week 12 action at Soldier Field.
Bettors who backed the Bears were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 3 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 41.5.
Matt Forte rushed for 117 yards, while Jay Cutler added 17 yards in the win. Devin Hester and Johnny Knox added 86 and 68 receiving yards respectively.
LeSean McCoy rushed for 53 yards for Philadelphia, while Michael Vick added 44 yards. Michael Vick threw for 333 yards for the Eagles, while receivers Jason Avant and LeSean McCoy had 83 and 67 yards respectively.
Chicago was outgained by Philadelphia 398-349 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-18 by the Eagles.
The time of possession battle favored Philadelphia as their offense was on the field for 31:58, longer than the 28:02 of their opponents.
Chicago looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lions. The Eagles will aim to get back on the winning track vs Houston.