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'Idol's' Lee DeWyze won't sing anthem

Updated: January 19, 2011, 11:12 AM ET
By Jeff Dickerson | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- A Chicago Bears spokesperson confirmed Tuesday that Jim Cornelison will once again sing the national anthem at Soldier Field Sunday before the Bears take on the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Championship Game.

Chicagoland native Lee DeWyze, the 2010 winner of Fox's "American Idol", left the impression he would be doing the honors of performing the anthem Sunday, when he tweeted the following on Monday: "National Anthem at home, yes. Go Bears."

The Bears, however, ...

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