Parkey Missed FG Now Scored as a Block

In what will come as little solace to Cody Parkey, his Chicago Bears teammates and the Bears faithful, it has been determined that his potential game winning 43-yard field goal was partially blocked by Philadelphia Eagles defender Trayvon Hester.

Upon review of the video, Hester was shown to get just enough of the ball to change its trajectory and cause it to hit the left upright.

While it wasn’t known at the time Bears fans still showered the high priced free agent kicker acquired from the Miami Dolphins in the off season was showered with boos as he came off the field and much worse on social media.