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"I don't think I've ever seen them do such an amazing job of getting the ball out," Titans quarterback Matt Hasselbeck said. "Partly credit them. Right now for us, we are blaming ourselves."
Tennessee's lone highlight when Chris Johnson scored on an 80-yard run in the fourth quarter. Johnson finished with 141 yards against the NFL's best rushing defense, with a big chunk coming when he broke out and went up the right sideline with 10:09 left in the fourth quarter. It was his fifth TD of 80 yards or longer, padding his NFL mark in that category.
Turnovers are becoming contagious for the Bears, and the quick start helped the offense ease through another slow start. Chicago wound up outgaining Tennessee 358-333 despite holding the ball for 37 minutes. Cutler finished with 229 yards passing despite watching the final 10 minutes.
Corey Wootton returned a blocked punt for a touchdown. Matt Forte also ran for a touchdown in the first quarter and finished with 103 yards rushing on 12 carries. Robbie Gould kicked three field goals with a long of 39.
Chicago fans took over LP Field, booing any video highlights featuring the rival Packers and frequently chanting "Let's go, Bears."
"It was weird," Cutler said of all the Bears fans. "I had to hush the crowd down in the red zone, and they got quiet really quick. We have the best fans in the world."
That prompted an apology from Titans receiver Nate Washington to the Tennessee fans who stuck it out to the end.
"We've just got to do better," Washington said.
NOTES: Cutler finished with a 138.1 passer rating, and his teams now are 26-0 including playoffs when he posts a rating of 100 or better. ... Cutler was sacked 11 times in the previous two games, and Tennessee finished with three sacks. ... The Bears topped the 24 points they scored in the first quarter Oct. 29, 2006, against San Francisco. ... The Titans now have allowed at least 30 points in seven of nine games this season. ... Johnson tied Jim Brown for the second-most 110-yard rushing games in a player's first five seasons with 28.
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