WATCH: Highlights from Bears' overtime thriller versus Saints


by - Senior Writer -

CHICAGO — A 10-point swing by the Chicago Bears (5-3) in the final 3:32 of regulation proved to be not enough for the Monsters of the Midway to earn a Week 8 victory on a cold, windy Sunday in Chi-Town, as the New Orleans Saints (5-2) went on to win 26-23 in overtime. The Saints came out on top of the thriller at Soldier Field via a walkoff 35-yard field goal by kicker Wil Lutz.

Bears quarterback Nick Foles threw two touchdowns, and Bears kicker Cairo Santos made three field goals, including a game-tying 51-yarder in the final minute of the fourth quarter. Wideouts Allen Robinson and Darnell Mooney were on the receiving ends of Foles' touchdown throws, with Robinson laying out for a diving catch in the end zone. On the ground for the Bears, running back David Montgomery broke a slew of tackles and finished with 89 rushing yards.

Comment on this story
Print   
Send Feedback to Cole Little: Email | Comment
Bears make several roster moves
Bears make several roster moves
Robert Quinn named NFC Defensive Player of the Month
Robert Quinn named NFC Defensive Player of the Month
Bears Hall of Famer Dan Hampton arrested
Bears Hall of Famer Dan Hampton arrested
Bears announce players inactive vs. Lions
Bears announce players inactive vs. Lions
Post your comments!
Sign Up for E-Mail News Alerts
Features
Breaking
Daily Digest