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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The energy from that National Anthem at Soldier Field was unbelievable. Crowd cheered the whole time - and no… (cont) http://t.co/bkGy7gV
#Bears: Jim Cornelison belts out rousing National Anthem in stirring pre-game ceremoy for 9-11 at Soldier Field. Crowd cheers during singing
Just got the chills & teared up listening 2 the national anthem b4 the bears game #9/11
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