Chicago Bears defeat Green Bay Packers, 20-17
Chicago — The Green Bay Packers, in perfect position to stake their claim as the team to beat in the wide-open National Football Conference, sprung a ton of leaks Monday night and were instead beaten by the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field.
Robbie Gould's 19-yard field goal with 4 seconds left sent the Packers reeling to a 20-17 defeat and made Chicago, not Green Bay, the only unbeaten team in the NFC.
The sloppy Packers were charged with 18 penalties, one more than th...
We got beat on special teams today and that's part of the game," said Crosby. "We have to overcome that.
Chicago — The combination of ends Julius Peppers and Mark Anderson driving blockers into the backfield and coach Mike McCarthy eschewing the running game for a spread offense spelled disaster for the Green Bay Packers Monday night.
What started out as a good night offensively proved to be temporary as the Packers slid down a slippery slope and ended up playing right into the Chicago Bears' hands. Despite outgaining the Bears, 379 yards to 276, the Packers scored just on...
Chicago — So what's the value of being the only undefeated NFC team after three weeks?
How about one of three in the entire NFL?
Does it dilute the status when one of those teams won all of four games last season and the other is being quarterbacked by a guy who has been around so long that he once played with Barry Sanders?
The Kansas City Chiefs are going to fall back to earth, and Charlie Batch of the Pittsburgh Steelers is a great guy and all, but what do you ...