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Bears vs Rams 2021: Time, TV schedule, live stream, previews, and more

It’s game day! The Chicago Bears will take on the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday Night Football, so we have literally all the info you need to watch the game, including the TV channels, announcers, streaming options, radio choices, all our previews, the odds, and so much more! Let’s go!

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It’s game day!!!

The NFL’s 102nd season got started back on Thursday night with an exciting game between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Dallas Cowboys, and what made that game so thrilling was the quarterbacks, Tom Brady and Dak Prescott. Brady is arguably the greatest quarterback to ever play, and Prescott has been on an incredible statistical run in his last several games.

Watching football with a legitimate field general under center is just different. Their playmaking ability and the cerebral way they can dissect a defense makes fans believe their team always has a chance to win.

This is the hope that all Chicago Bears are holding on to with Justin Fields now in the Windy City.

We aren’t going to see him open up with the ones this week, but at some point this season Fields’ journey will begin.

On Sunday night it’ll be Andy Dalton and the Bears starting offense facing off against the Los Angeles Rams’ Aaron Donald, Leonard Floyd, and Jalen Ramsey, and L.A.’s Matthew Stafford facing off with the Bears’ Khalil Mack, Eddie Jackson, and Akiem Hicks.

Here’s everything you need to know about the Bears vs Rams week 1 matchup.

When is the game?

Sunday, September 12 at 7:20 p.m. CT

Where is the game?

SoFi Stadium, Inglewood, California

Weather

Sunday night will have a mostly clear sky with a low of 62F. (link)

How to watch

The Bears will battle the Rams on NBC’s Sunday Night Football, and if you watch on NBC you’ll get Al Michaels (play-by-play), Cris Collinsworth (analyst), and Michele Tafoya (sideline reporter), and for those of you that watch on Universo, it’ll be Carlos Mauricio Ramirez (play-by-play) and Jorge Andres (analyst).

Streaming options

How to listen

Traditional radio is found at WBBM 780 AM and 105.9 FM (Chicago) with Jeff Joniak on the play-by-play, former Bears guard Tom Thayer as the analyst, and Mark Grote as the sideline reporter, and also on TUDN 1200 AM and Latino Mix 93.5 FM with Omar Ramos on the play-by-play and Miguel Esparza as the analyst.

Westwood One Sports Radio will air all Sunday, Monday, and Thursday night primetime games nationally, and you can use their finder right here to figure out where you can listen.

Ryan Radtke (play-by-play) and Rod Woodson (analyst) will call this game for Westwood One, but they’ll also have the call on SiriusXM NFL Radio Ch. 88. The local Chicago feed (Joniak, Thayer, and Grote) can be heard on SiriusXM Ch. 226. (link)

Get Tickets to the game

You can get tickets to this Bears game, but also pick some up for all the other games by checking out StubHub right here.

WCG’s Game Previews!

DraftKings Odds

Bears: +8
Rams: -8
O/U: 46.5

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