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Stud of the Week: Thomas Jones

Jones had 123 rushing yards and scored twice

Back when training camp began, Chicago seemed to be divided into two factions: Thomas Jones supporters and Cedric Benson supporters. And although the two of them may never be close friends, they have learned to work together and powered the Bears ground game to a franchise playoff record 196 yards rushing in the NFC Championship Game. Jones is the Bear Report Stud of the Week.

Coming into last Sunday's NFC Championship Game, the Bears altered their approach running the football despite an already-productive method. With veteran slasher Thomas Jones getting the majority of the action in the early going and young bruiser Cedric Benson pounding the enemy into submission late, the Monsters of the Midway finished the regular season running the ball as well as they have all...

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