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Bears can gain national acclaim Sunday night against Falcons

Originally Published: October 15, 2009
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- The Chicago Bears could be playing the 12 apostles, quarterbacked by honorary apostle Brett Favre, in the lost city of Atlantis, with the game beamed to every planet in the solar system, and Lance Briggs would say it's just another (yawn) game. Charles "Peanut" Tillman would say the Bears are taking it one game at a time. Check that, one play at a time. Jay Cutler would shrug, as if it's all been done before. Lovie Smith would say, "Apostles? What Last Supper? We're worried ...

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