by Matt Snyder
No guts, no glory.
I tried to make a proclamation yesterday, and fell short. I'm fine with any trash talk that should ensue, but I'm still glad I wrote that post. Many of the things I said actually came true and the Bears were in this game the whole way.
The Titans won a hard-fought football game by controlling field position and protecting their quarterback.
The Bears lost by not controlling field position, having an inaccurate quarterback, and by failing to pressure Kerry Collins.
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It all started out perfectly scripted for the Bears. They won the coin toss, deferred their choice to the second half, stopped the Titans on a three-and-out, then marched 75 yards for a touchdown. Things were looking up.
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