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09/11/2011 02:46 pm ET | Updated Nov 11, 2011

Jim Cornelison National Anthem At Bears-Falcons Game (VIDEO)

On the 10th anniversary of 9/11, an enormous American flag covered the football field before each NFL game with with the players and coaches from both teams holding it up. But only fans at the Bears-Falcons game in Chicago had the pleasure of hearing Jim Cornelison singing the national anthem.

The fans at Soldier Field were so moved by Cornelison's heartfelt rendition of our nation's anthem that they were cheering him on throughout the song. So powerful was Cornelison's singing that you may start cheering, or even tearing up, regardless of where you are when you watch this clip.

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Awesome. RT @MikeMcCartney7: Got goosebumps watching the National Anthem at the Bears-Falcons game #lovethiscountryless than a minute ago via TweetDeck Favorite Retweet Reply

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The energy from that National Anthem at Soldier Field was unbelievable. Crowd cheered the whole time - and no… (cont) http://t.co/bkGy7gVless than a minute ago via TweetDeck Favorite Retweet Reply

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#Bears: Jim Cornelison belts out rousing National Anthem in stirring pre-game ceremoy for 9-11 at Soldier Field. Crowd cheers during singingless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

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Just got the chills & teared up listening 2 the national anthem b4 the bears game #9/11less than a minute ago via TweetDeck Favorite Retweet Reply

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