Aug 18, 2018; Denver, CO, USA; Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky (10) prepares to pass the ball in the first quarter against the Denver Broncos at Broncos Stadium at Mile High. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports
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Chicago Bears 24, Denver Broncos 23
New free agent acquisition Trey Burton was featured early on in the short and intermediate passing game. He showed good chemistry with quarterback Mitchell Trubisky and ended up scoring a wide open touchdown on the first play of the second quarter.
Chase Daniel orchestrated the second string offense well, leading the Bears on two late touchdown drives by taking what the defense gave him and hitting Taquan Mizzell frequently out of the backfield. Daniel’s best throw of the game came in the first half,…