CHICAGO (10/16/11) – Devin Hester extended his own NFL record for all-time return touchdowns to 16 with a 98-yard kickoff return and also scored on a long touchdown reception as the Chicago Bears blasted the Minnesota Vikings 39-10 on Sunday Night Football.
Jay Cutler was 21-31 for 267 yards and two touchdowns for the Bears (3-3) and was only sacked one time in the game. The Vikings fall to 1-5 on the season and now face a meeting next Sunday against the unbeaten Green Bay Packers.
Dave Sims and James Lofton called the action on Westwood One.
(Jay Cutler hits Devin Hester on a 48-yd bomb to make it 7-0 Chicago)
(Marion Barber’s 3-yd burst makes the score 16-0)
(Cutler to Dane Sanzenbacher on a 13-yd strike to stretch the lead to 23-3)
(Adrian Peterson takes it in from 4 yards to make it 26-10 early in the third)
(Hester gets the 16th return TD of his career on the ensuing kickoff)
(Matt Forte’s postgame interview with Westwood One sideline reporter Hub Arkush)
(Postgame recap from Westwood One’s Dave Sims and James Lofton)
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