Don't get carried away

Bears looked good, but opening win over Falcons was not without flaws

Updated: September 13, 2011, 4:43 PM ET
By Melissa Isaacson | ESPNChicago.com

LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Now that we all agree the NFL preseason tells us very little unless, of course, you count the revelation that is Cleveland Browns castoff Tyler Clutts, it's now time to overanalyze the Bears' season-opening victory over Atlanta.

Now by "overanalyze," this is not to imply that one day after the 30-12 win, we will deduce that the Bears actually played poorly and lost. Nor is it to suggest that Sunday was anything less than a great day for Chicago sports fans.

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