Packers Fall 27-20 Against Chicago - Game Recap
|Packers Fall 27-20 Against Chicago - Game Recap|
The Packers had no answer for Matt Forte on Monday as the Bears rolled to a 27-20 win at Lambeau Field.
Chicago won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 9.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 50.5.
Josh McCown completed 22 of 41 pass attempts for 272 yards and 2 TDs for the Bears in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Eddie Lacy rushed for 150 yards for Green Bay, while James Starks added 40 yards. Seneca Wallace threw for 114 yards for the Packers, while receivers Jordy Nelson and Andrew Quarless had 67 and 34 yards respectively.
Green Bay was outgained by Chicago 442-312 yards in Monday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 25-17 by the Bears.
The time of possession battle favored Chicago as their offense was on the field for 33:09, longer than the 26:51 of their opponents.
Chicago looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lions. The Packers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Philadelphia.