Bears 10, Jets 7
Merritt returns the kick to the 37. ... Chandler hits Gilmore at the Bears' 45 and then threads one to Dez White over the middle for a first down. ... The Jets are flagged for a late hit on Chandler and then Leon Johnson busts one up the middle 23 yards down to the 2. ... Johnson then follows a Stanley Pritchett block into the end zone.
Bears 17, Jets 7
Curtis Martin is moving the Jets down the field by himslef. He gets some help with two Pennington to Jerald Sowell passes. ... Randy Cross just called Rosevelt Colvin the best linebacker on the Bears, which was followed by Brian Urlacher sprinting from the middle of the field to make a diving tackle on Martin near the sideline. ... Pennington finds Martin on third down for a 16-yard gain down to the 2, but it's wiped out by a Jets penalty. ... The penalty makes it third and 15 near the 30. Pennington finds Chrebet, but he's well short of the first down. ... John Hall comes on for a 42-yard field goal, which is good.
Bears 17, Jets 10
CBS needs to run a few more "Survivor" promos. Enough. Will this show ever die?
Fourth quarter (Thank, God)
Peterson takes Hall's short kick 21 yards to the 45. ... Chandler hits Johnson for 9 yards and the Bears cross midfield. But after a short run by Johnson and an icomplete pass, Chandler is sacked on third down and the Bears will punt. ... Maynard shanks the punt but it takes a good bounce and rolls out at the 6.
Martin makes a nice cut back and fights his way to the 18. Tack on 5 yards for a face mask. ... Martin again for 3 yards and then Pennington throws one into the ground on a play-action screen. ... On third and 7, Pennington finds Coles for a first at the Jets' 42. ... The Jets are called for having two men in motion. The Bears decline and Pennington throws incomplete on second down. But comes right back and converts another third down to Coles. ... Pennington then throws deep to Coles and Travis Coleman is called for pass interference. The 35-yard penatly moves the Jets inside the 15. ... Martin runs for 6 and then is stuffed at the line by Alex Brown. ... So third and 6 from the 10 and Ro Williams makes a diving play to break up a pass intended for Chrebet. Hall's field goal is good.
Bears 17, Jets 13
Merritt returns the kick 36 yards. ... Peterson is back in there and he rushes for 4 yards. A penalty backs the Bears up 5 yards. Chandler then finds White for about 8 yards. ... Chandler's pass is batted right back to him and Chandler tucks it away before being taken down at the line of scrimmage. The Jets, with 12 men on the field, bail out the Bears once again. That makes it fourth and inches. The referee is wrong. Make that third and inches. Big difference. Here's Henry Burris. What the? There's three guys in the back field. Again, what the? Burris fakes a handoff and then runs for a crucial first down. ... Johnson runs for a couple on first down and the clock runs, under 4 minutes. ... Booker catches a short pass and runs out of bounds after a 5-yard gain. ... Chandler threads one over the middle to Booker for a first down. ... From the Jets' 24, Johnson runs for 2 and New York calls timeout. ... Johnson is stuff for a 3-yard loss and the Jets take their second timeout. ... Third and 11 from the New York 25 and Gilmore moves before the snap. So let's start over, third and 16 from the New York 30. Chandler's pass is broken up. ... Edinger will try a 48-yard field goal. It's good and that puts the Bears in front by a touchdown.
Bears 20, Jets 13
From his own 24, Pennington throws short on first down. ... Pennington dumps one to Martin, who picks up 11. ... Urlacher leaps high to break up a pass to a wide-open Chrebet. ... Pennington finds Chad Morton for about 8 and that takes us to the two-minute warning. ... Mike Green makes a great play to break up a pass, bringing up fourth and 2. ... Pennington finds Richie Anderson for 15 yards. And then hits Martin for 4 down to the Bears' 37. The Jets call their final timeout with 1:11 remaining. ... Pennington hits Chrebet up the middle with running room. Chrebet tries to hurdle Larry Whigham and just drops the ball. Bears recover. Ball game. Brutal play by Chrebet.
Final: Bears 20, Jets 13
Bears 20, jets 13