Bears nip Texans

Bears nip Texans

The Chicago Bears scored 13 points in the fourth quarter in their preseason opener, storming back to edge the Houston Texans 20-19 at Reliant Stadium.

The Bears were 3-point road underdogs, and the 39 points scored were OVER the posted total of 32.5.

Kyle Orton was 16-for-25 for 151 yards and a touchdown, while Mark Bradley caught two passes for 47 yards for the Bears.

Sage Rosenfels went 16-for-26 for 138 yards and a touchdown, and Jeb Putzier had four receptions for 40 yards and a score for the Texans.