Friday, November 6, 2009
Black and Blue all over: Memories
By Kevin Seifert
Posted by ESPN.com’s Kevin Seifert
Turning the dial Thursday night brought me to one of the coolest shows on the NFL Network: “Greatest 4th QTS.” Maybe you saw it, too: This edition commemorated Chicago’s wild 2006 comeback at Arizona.
The NFL world remembers it as the game that spurred Cardinals coach Dennis Green to declare the Bears “are who we thought they were!” The Bears, of course, recall it as the game in which they overcame a 20-point deficit in the second half during their march to the Super Bowl.
As they prepare to host the Cardinals this Sunday, more than a few players have recalled that game, according to Jeff Dickerson of ESPN Chicago.
"It was a long time ago," linebacker Lance Briggs said. "It was one of those defining moments. That, to me, will always be one of the best games I ever played in."
It was definitely one of the most dramatic.
Continuing around the NFC North: