Bears blast Raiders

Rex Grossman passed for 142 yards with a touchdown in place of Brian Griese Sunday, as the Chicago Bears defeated the Oakland Raiders 17-6.

The Bears had been favored by 3.5-points in the game and were able to cover the spread. The combined score fell UNDER the posted over/under total (38.5).

Cedric Benson rushed for 76 yards and a touchdown on 29 carries for Chicago, while Bernard Berrian caught four passes for 89 yards with a touchdown.

Oakland quarterback Josh McCown completed 14-of-27 passes for 108 yards with an interception and Justin Fargas rushed for 81 yards on 23 carries.