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The final home game of the 2023 season for the (6-9) Chicago Bears will feature the (7-8) Atlanta Falcons, and beleive it not, both teams are still technically alive for a playoff spot. A Falcon win moves their projected playoff chances up to a robust 17% according to Next Gen Stats, and a Bears W skyrockets them to all the way to 1%.

“So you’re telling me there’s a chance.”

Even if the Bears do beat the Falcons, they’d still need everything to go their way with the other teams ahead of them in the NFC postseason hunt as chronicled here.

For those Bear fans wondering about the NFL draft, the (2-13) Carolina Panthers visit the (8-7) Jacksonville Jaguars and the (3-12) Arizona Cardinals are on the road against the (11-4) Philadelphia Eagles, both at noon (CT) on Sunday.

Here’s everything you need to know for the Bears vs. Falcons game on New Year’s Eve!


Kickoff is scheduled for 12:00 p.m. (CT) at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois, with temps in the mid-30s. It’ll be cloudy with a few flurries possible and winds of about 10 to 15 mph per

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The game will be aired on CBS with Chris Lewis, Jason McCourty, and Ross Tucker on the call, and if you live in the orange of this map, then you get to see the Bears.


The radio home for the Bears is ESPN 1000 (AM 1000, 100.3 FM HD2), with Jeff Joniak and Tom Thayer in the booth and Jason McKie as the sideline reporter.

Spanish language broadcast can be found on LATINO MIX 93.5 FM with Omar Ramos (play-by-play) and Miguel Esparza (analyst) on the call.

The Bears game can also be heard on SiriusXM.


Our WCG team has a bunch of Bears vs. Falcons previews that you can find in this week’s story stream here.

And you can watch our Bears - Falcons preview right here:


The last I checked with our partners at DraftKings Sportsbook, the Bears were a 3-point favorite, with an over/under for the game at 38.


No immediate postgame show this week as our Not Your Average Bears Postgame Show! is on break for the holiday!

Our day-after Bears game recap, Bear & Balanced, will be at 6:00 (CT) on Monday (1/1/24), so join Jeff Berckes and Lester Wiltfong for their cooled-down review on 2nd City Gridiron. Once they press stop on the show, you can catch the audio on our podcast channel.

Plus, we’ll have several articles here at WCG breaking down the game you can find in our Bears vs. Falcons story stream.

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