Recap - Bears Defeat New York 38-34
|Recap - Bears Defeat New York 38-34|
Chicago got 3 passing strikes from Jay Cutler en route to a 38-34 victory over New York on Sunday in Week 16 action at Soldier Field.
Chicago was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 35.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Matt Forte rushed for 113 yards, while Chester Taylor added 4 yards in the win. Johnny Knox and Matt Forte added 92 and 56 receiving yards respectively.
Shonn Greene rushed for 70 yards for New York, while LaDainian Tomlinson added 28 yards. Mark Sanchez threw for 269 yards for the Jets, while receivers Dustin Keller and Braylon Edwards had 79 and 78 yards respectively.
Chicago was outgained by New York 393-322 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-16 by the Jets.
New York led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 33:51/26:09 split in that important category.
Chicago heads into a Week 17 battle against the Packers. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against Buffalo.