Bears edge Saints
|Bears edge Saints|
Robbie Gould kicked a 28-yard field goal with 10 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter Sunday to give the Chicago Bears a 20-17 victory over the New Orleans Saints.
The Bears had been favored by 3-points in the game and were just able to cover the spread. The combined score was OVER the posted over/under total (34.5).
Bears’ quarterback Kyle Orton completed 12-of-26 passes for 137 yards with a touchdown and an interception. Cedric Benson rushed for 79 yards on 14 carries in the win.
Aaron Brooks completed 16-of-26 passes for 170 yards with a touchdown and two interceptions, while also rushing in for a score. Antowain Smith rushed for 110 yards on 17 carries.