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Charles Tillman kick-starts TD spree as Bears bury Jaguars 41-3

Charles Tillman kick-starts TD spree as Bears bury Jaguars 41-3

suntimes.com yahoo.com ESPN.com Updated Oct 7, 2012
For a second consecutive game Sunday, with the offense struggling, Charles Tillman sparked the Bears with an interception return for a touchdown in a 41-3 rout of the Jacksonville Jaguars at EverBank Field. Tillman’s pick-six from 36 yards out late in t
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  • Corey Wootton’s sack comes at an opportune time

    Corey Wootton’s sack comes at an opportune time

    suntimes.com Oct 7, 2012
    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Reserve defensive end Corey Wootton saw something he could exploit but didn’t figure it would result in his best performance in a Bears uniform. Wootton had two sacks and a forced fumble in the Bears’ 41-3 dismantling of the Jac
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  • Illinois man killed in Jacksonville the night before Bears-Jagu…

    Illinois man killed in Jacksonville the night before Bears-Jaguars game

    profootballtalk.com Oct 7, 2012
    An Illinois man, quite possibly a Bears fan who traveled to Jacksonville to see the Bears play the Jaguars, was killed early Sunday as a result of a stabbing at a local restaurant within a block of the Bears’ team hotel. William Pettry, 42, died after b
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  • Rapid Reaction: Vikings 30, Titans 7

    Rapid Reaction: Vikings 30, Titans 7

    ESPN.com Oct 7, 2012
    MINNEAPOLIS -- A few thoughts on a dominating performance Sunday at the Metrodome: What it means: The Minnesota Vikings are 4-1 and are tied for the NFC North lead with the Chicago Bears. The Tennessee Titans put on a listless and punchless performance,…
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  • Bears steamroll Jags in second half to improve to 4-1

    Bears steamroll Jags in second half to improve to 4-1

    profootballtalk.com Oct 7, 2012
    When you see a score like 41-3 at the end of a game, it’s hard to convince yourself that there was ever a moment when it seemed possible that the losing team would win the game. That was not the case in Sunday’s Bears-Jaguars game. It was 3-3 after on
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  • It’s all about the defense in Jacksonville

    It’s all about the defense in Jacksonville

    profootballtalk.com Oct 7, 2012
    If you’re a fan of lavish offensive football, this week’s matchup between the Bears and Jaguars is not for you. If you’re a fan of good defense and strong punting, however, this should be where your clicker comes to rest. There hasn’t been much in
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  • Video - Sunday Blitz: Bears-Jaguars Recap 02:43

    Sunday Blitz: Bears-Jaguars Recap

    Oct 7
    Jim Basquil and Eric Allen break down the Bears' 41-3 win over the Jaguars
  • Video - Bears Roll Jaguars For 4th Straight Win 00:32

    Bears Roll Jaguars For 4th Straight Win

    Oct 7
    Jay Cutler threw for 292 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Bears over the Jaguars 41-3.

Sports Columnists

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    Oct 7
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    Oct 7
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