Jaguars Fall 41-3 Against Chicago - Game Recap
|Jaguars Fall 41-3 Against Chicago - Game Recap|
Jacksonville was unable to contain Matt Forte on Sunday and the result was a 41-3 Week 5 loss against the Bears.
Chicago won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 39.5.
Jay Cutler completed 23 of 39 pass attempts for 292 yards and 2 TDs for the Bears in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Jaguars defense.
Maurice Jones-Drew rushed for 56 yards for Jacksonville, while Rashad Jennings added 3 yards. Blaine Gabbert threw for 142 yards for the Jaguars, while receivers Cecil Shorts and Justin Blackmon had 43 and 40 yards respectively.
Jacksonville was outgained by Chicago 501-189 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-10 by the Bears.
Chicago led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 36:00/24:00 split in that important category.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face Detroit looking for another win. For Jacksonville, they head on the road to face Oakland.