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Posted at 03:28 PM ET, 09/11/2011

Watch: Jim Cornelison sings national anthem at Chicago Bears-Atlanta Falcons Sept. 11 ceremony

The scene at Soldier Field in Chicago (Scott Boehm / GETTY IMAGES)
The gigantic American flag unfurled and held by players, officials and honored guests at NFL stadiums was an inspired way to mark the 10h anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks on the first Sunday of the new NFL season, but the golden pipes of Jim Cornelison, at a place called Soldier Field, made the Chicago Bears the winner in the pregame goosebump sweepstakes.

Watch, after the jump.

(H/T Sportsgrid)

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