The Philadelphia Eagles are 2-0 following another solid performance by their rookie quarterback.
Carson Wentz completed 21 of his 34 passes for 190 yards, one touchdown and no interceptions as the Eagles knocked off the Bears, 29-14 in Chicago. The second overall pick in this year’s draft hit Trey Burton for a short TD in the third quarter while the Eagles were scoring 19 straight points.
Ryan Mathews put Philadelphia ahead 29-7 in the fourth quarter with his second touchdown run of the night.
Quarterback Jay Cutler was among several Bears who were knocked out of the game by injury. Cutler completed 12 of his 17 passes for 157 yards, no TDs and one interception before leaving with a right thumb injury.
The Bears fell to 0-2.