Bears find another way to win

December, 26, 2010
CHICAGO -- But of course the Bears would prevail over the Jets in a 38-34 shootout, Chicago's defense preserving the victory in the final minute.

What? You were surprised?

"I would have laughed if you'd have told me that beforehand," said the aforementioned defensive hero, Bears' safety Chris Harris.

Laughter sure beats the boos that fluttered down like the intermittent snow flurries over Soldier Field in Sunday's second quarter as the Jets pounded out 24 points to the Bears' 7 to erase a 10-0 deficit and take a 24-17 lead into halftime.

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Melissa Isaacson

Melissa Isaacson is a columnist for, ESPN Chicago and The award-winning writer has covered Chicago sports for most of her 31-year career, including at the Chicago Tribune before joining ESPN in 2009. Isaacson has also covered tennis since 1986.



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