Week 2 Bears Grades

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Gap-fills were key in run support against Adrian Peterson and linebackers were pivotal in containing Peterson.

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Adrian Peterson rushed for 100 yards but 36 of those came on one carry and the Minnesota franchise tailback never took over a game that was the Vikings’ to win.

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One of the reasons that wide receiver Brandon Marshall was targeted on more than 40 percent of Jay Cutler’s passes was that Marshall simply was open more than anyone else and Cutler could trust hi

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In the wake of the Cincinnati win, a stated objective was to get more out of Matt Forte. That was done vs. the Minnesota Vikings as Forte turned 30 touches into 161 yards.