The Falcons defeated Butler 61-12 in their last trip to play the Bears. Van Horn and Butler were once conference foes, but the rivalry will not be renewed in the next scheduling cycle. The Falcons offense exploded. Sean Mitchell completed threw three touchdowns, including an 85-yard bomb to Caleb Tanis. Tanis finished the evening with four catches for 140 yards and two touchdowns.
* Sean Mitchell: 8-13, 172 yds, 3 TDs/0 INTs, 5 tackles, INT
* Caleb Tanis: 4 catches, 140 yds, 2 TDs
* Jacob Kroeger: 10 tackles, Safety
* Treyvion Paige: 8 tackles, INT, Sack
* Tavious Brown: 10 carries, 79 yds, 2 TDs