New Orleans vs Chicago Recap - Saints Win 26-18
|New Orleans vs Chicago Recap - Saints Win 26-18|
Jimmy Graham was good for 135 receiving yards on Sunday as the Saints grabbed a 26-18 win over the Bears at Soldier Field.
New Orleans was the ATS victor, as they covered the 1-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 50.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Drew Brees completed 29 of 35 pass attempts for 288 yards and 2 TDs for the Saints in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Matt Forte rushed for 55 yards for Chicago, while Jay Cutler added 27 yards. Jay Cutler threw for 358 yards for the Bears, while receivers Alshon Jeffery and Martellus Bennett had 218 and 56 yards respectively.
New Orleans lost the offensive yardage battle to Chicago 434-347 yards in Sunday's game. Chicago had more first downs as that total ended up 20-17.
The time of possession battle favored New Orleans as their offense was on the field for 36:00, longer than the 24:00 of their opponents.
New Orleans heads into a Week 6 battle against the Patriots. Chicago, meanwhile, will have their next action against New York.