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How they scored: Bears 30, Falcons 12

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Bears 3, Falcons 0

Score: Robbie Gould, 41-yard field goal; 9:58 left in first quarter.

Drive: 10 plays, 54 yards; 5:02 time of possession.

The play: Roy Williams made an early impact with a 24-yard reception for a first down at midfield.

Fact: The Bears ran the ball three times for a loss of 7 yards on the drive.

Bears 3, Falcons 3

Score: Matt Bryant, 48-yard field goal; 5:24 left in the first quarter.

Drive: 10 plays, 50 yards; 4:34 time of possession.

The play: On third-and-3, Matt Ryan connected with Tony Gonzalez for 8 yards to keep the drive alive.

Fact: Gonzalez has catches in 164 consecutive games.

Bears 10, Falcons 3

Score: Matt Forte, 56-yard screen pass from Jay Cutler; Gould kick; 1:10 left in first quarter.

Drive: 3 plays, 72 yards; 1:32 time of possession

The play: A Brian Urlacher interception gave the Bears good field position.

Fact: The pick was the 19th of Urlacher's career.

Bears 13, Falcons 3

Score: Gould, 23-yard field goal; 8:42 left in second quarter.

Drive: 7 plays, 25 yards; 3:41 time of possession.

The plays: A sack by Henry Melton forced Atlanta to punt from its own end zone and Devin Hester returned it to the Falcons' 30.

Fact: Gould has never missed a field goal from within 30 yards.

Bears 16, Falcons 3

Score: Gould, 26-yard field goal; 55 seconds left in first half.

Drive: 14 plays, 72 yards; 5:19 time of possession.

The play: Cutler overthrew a wide-open Kellen Davis on third down, forcing a Gould field-goal attempt.

Fact: Dane Sanzenbacher made his first NFL catch on the scoring drive.

Bears 16, Falcons 6

Score: Bryant, 25-yard field goal; 10:13 left in third quarter.

Drive: 11 plays, 87 yards; 4:47 time of possession.

The play: On third-and-1 deep in their own zone, Michael Turner rumbled up the middle for a 53-yard gain.

Fact: In his final six games of 2010, Turner averaged 3.6 yards per carry and had only two runs longer than 16 yards.

Bears 23, Falcons 6

Score: Matt Spaeth, 1-yard pass from Cutler; Gould kick; 6:55 left in third quarter.

Drive: 7 plays, 92 yards; 3:18 time of possession.

The play: Hester got the Bears to the 1-yard line with a 53-yard screen pass.

Fact: Forte gained 27 yards on 1 run after previously rushing for 33 total yards.

Bears 30, Falcons 6

Score: Urlacher, 12-yard fumble recovery for a TD; Gould kick; 5:58 left in third quarter.

The play: Julius Peppers pressured Ryan into a fumble and Urlacher recovered for a TD.

Fact: Another big day for Urlacher with his 19th interception and his fourth career TD.

Bears 30, Falcons 12

Score: Kroy Biermann, 50-yard nterception return; conversion missed; 10:35 left in game.

Drive: 7 plays, 52 yds; 4:27 time of possession.

The play: Abraham tipped Cutler's pass to set up Biermann's heroics.

Fact: The interception return for a TD was the second of Biermann's career.

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