Recap - Bears Defeat Green Bay 20-17
|Recap - Bears Defeat Green Bay 20-17|
The Packers came up short against the Bears in Week 3 action on Monday, falling 20-17 at Soldier Field.
Chicago was an underdog by 3 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 45.5.
Jay Cutler completed 16 of 27 pass attempts for 221 yards and 1 TD for the Bears in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Packers defense.
John Kuhn rushed for 31 yards for Green Bay, while Aaron Rodgers added 20 yards. Aaron Rodgers threw for 316 yards for the Packers, while receivers Jermichael Finley and Donald Driver had 115 and 61 yards respectively.
Green Bay outgained Chicago 379-276 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-18 by the Packers.
The time of possession battle favored Green Bay as their offense was on the field for 35:49, longer than the 24:11 of their opponents.
Chicago looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Giants. The Packers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Detroit.