While we're waiting for Sunday Night Football to kick off, join us here for the pre-party festivities!
First and foremost: On behalf of the entire Windy City Gridiron staff, Happy Veterans Day to all of those who have stood on a post and contributed to the well-being of our families and our country. Thank you, from the bottom of my heart, for your selflessness and your services.
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While we don't know what the outcome will be, we do know one thing: It's going to be wet and windy in Chicago tonight.
So far this year, we've heard nothing but compliments regarding the playing surface at Soldier Field, but tonight, it's going to be ugly. The Chicago Bears and Houston Texans will face off in what is expected to be 100% rain and 25-30 mile per hour winds, and will do so in what could turn into a mud pit on the football field.
Luckily for fans in attendance, the weather won't be all bad; temperatures will be holding steady in the lower 60's at kickoff.
A few quick notes while we wait: