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Bears simply, surprisingly get outmuscled by Colts

Maybe the guys were too worried about the big play. Maybe they were exhausted from being on the field too much. Whatever the reason, the big, bad Bears defense was manhandled by the Colts, writes Len Pasquarelli.

Originally Published: February 4, 2007
By Len Pasquarelli | ESPN.com

MIAMI -- Asked whether the suddenly smashmouth Indianapolis Colts finally had dispelled the widely held notion that their offense was strictly a finesse-based design, center Jeff Saturday, the leader of a blocking unit that dominated the Chicago Bears to the tune of 191 rushing yards Sunday, broke into a knowing smile.

"I think we stunned a lot of people around the world tonight," Saturday said after the Colts' 29-17 victory in Super Bowl XLI. "And I know we stunned a few people in this ...

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