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Bears defense strong when it counts

CB Charles Tillman (Rob Grabowski/USP)

In Chicago's 23-22 victory over the Carolina Panthers this afternoon, the Bears' defense overcame a lopsided time of possession disadvantage, allowing yards but not touchdowns.

Thanks to a slow start by the Chicago Bears in this afternoon's contest at Soldier Field, the Carolina Panthers were on the verge of ending their five-game losing streak. At halftime, the Panthers were leading the Bears in time of possession 19:48 to 10:12. Chicago was trailing in total yards 226-49 and the defense had not created any turnovers. Through three quarters, with the Bears trailing 1...

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