This game has serious playoff implications for both teams, not only for the NFC North title, but for the wild card spots too. The Carolina Panthers are 6-3 and currently in the 5th seed, with Minny holding the 6th spot. The Seattle Seahawks won on Thursday to climb to 5-5 and are still in the race. There ar four 4-win teams behind Seattle, including the 4-5-1 Packers.
How many wins will it take to get a wildcard spot in the NFC this year?
Here’s the remainder of the schedule for the 6-3, NFC North leading Bears.
- This Sunday vs. the Vikings
- Thanksgiving at the Lions
- 12/2 at the Giants
- SNF vs. the Rams on 12/9
- 12/16 vs. the Packers
- 12/23 at the 49ers
- 12/30 at Minnesota
If 10 wins is the magic number to make the playoffs, can you find 4 wins in these last 7 games for the Bears?