NFL Game Summary - Cleveland at Chicago
(Thursday, September 1st)
Final Score: Chicago 24, Cleveland 14
Chicago, IL (Sports Network) - Robert Hughes tallied 69 rushing yards and a
pair of touchdowns as Chicago topped Cleveland, 24-14, in the final preseason
tuneup for both clubs at Soldier Field.
Caleb Hanie finished 7-of-10 for 83 yards and a TD pass to Johnny Knox for the
Bears, who begin their regular season on September 11 by hosting Atlanta.
Knox ended with 33 yards on a pair of receptions, Dane Sanzenbacher added 50
yards on four grabs, while Nathan Enderle went 6-of-13 for 67 yards in a
Jarrett Brown totaled 92 yards, one score and an interception on 10-of-15
efficiency for the Browns, who also open up two Sundays from now at home
against rival Cincinnati.
Armond Smith totaled 47 yards and a touchdown on 11 carries and Rod Windsor
posted 55 yards and a TD reception on three catches.
A 22-yard Robbie Gould make plus Knox's 19-yard grab -- made in double
coverage on a fine throw from Hanie -- staked the Bears to a 10-0 lead after
Hughes rolled in from the two in the second period, before Smith's six-yard
run to paydirt got Cleveland within 17-7 at the break.
Windsor's 38-yard reception from Brown pulled the visitors within a score, but
Hughes capped the night with a one-yard scoring rush.
09/01 23:09:26 ET
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