Smith will be a handful for Vasher
One matchup to watch in this game is explosive Panthers WR Steve Smith vs. Bears CB Nathan Vasher.
Updated: January 11, 2006, 1:43 PM ETScouts Inc.
These two teams met in Week 11, with the Bears coming out on top of a defensive struggle 13-3. Nathan Vasher had two interceptions in the game, and the Bears sacked Jake Delhomme eight times.
The key will be finding the right matchups. Here is a look at five to keep an eye on in this game:
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