Redskins Down Chicago 45-41 - Match Report
Roy Helu Jr. shredded the Chicago defense for 3 TDs as the Washington handed the Bears a 45-41 defeat on Sunday at FedExField.
Washington was the ATS victor, as they covered the 1-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 47.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Robert Griffin III completed 18 of 29 pass attempts for 298 yards and 2 TDs for the Redskins in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Bears defense.
Matt Forte rushed for 91 yards for Chicago, while Josh McCown added 33 yards. Josh McCown threw for 204 yards for the Bears, while receivers Alshon Jeffery and Brandon Marshall had 105 and 75 yards respectively.
Chicago was outgained by Washington 499-359 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 28-21 by the Redskins.
Washington led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 33:56/26:04 split in that important category.
Next game, Washington takes its act on the road to face Denver looking for another win. For Chicago, they head on the road to face Green Bay.