NEW ORLEANS, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Drew Brees
lit up the Bears' defense for 270 yards and three touchdowns Sunday, sparking the New Orleans Saints to a 30-13 victory over Chicago.
Brees completed 26-of-37 passes, and Devery Henderson compiled 103 yards and a score on three receptions for the Saints (1-1).
Darren Sproles added eight receptions for 43 yards and a touchdown while Mark Ingram scampered for 51 yards in the victory.
The Saints shut down Chicago's aerial game, holding Jay Cutler to just 19-of-45 passing for 244 yards.
Matt Forte made 10 receptions and ran for 49 yards on 10 carries, totaling 117 yards for the Bears (1-1).
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