Week 15 Pre-Gamin’: BEARS at PACKERS (Noon CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

The Bears aren’t mathematically eliminated yet, and a win against the Packers in Green Bay would breathe a little bit more hope into what feels like a hopeless place.

Get hyped!

Bears and Packers in a meaningful December game? Sign me the heck up!

Game Info

Chicago Bears (7-6 3rd NFC North) at Green Bay Packers (10-3, 1st NFC North), noon CT, FOX-TV (Kevin Burkhardt, Charles Davis, Pam Oliver), WBBM-AM 780 and WCFS-FM 105.9 (Jeff Joniak, Tom Thayer, Mark Grote), Compass Media (Chris Carrino, Brian Baldinger

Odds: Packers (-4.5), Over/Under 40.5, via the Westgate Superbook in Las Vegas.

Game Thread and Week 15 Preview

Your game thread is down in the comments, so let’s have some good, clean (safe-for-work) fun. Let’s see if the Bears can make it four-in-a-row.

Your Week 15 Preview lives here:


Matt Nagy (19-10) vs. Matt LaFleur (10-3)

Starting Quarterbacks

Bears: Mitch Trubisky

Last week vs. Cowboys: 23-31 (74.2%), 244 yards, 3 TD, 1 INT, 115.5 rating


Packers: Aaron Rodgers

Last week vs. Washington: 18-28 (64.3%), 195 yards, 1 TD, 0 INT, 96.6 rating

Bears Inactives:

Bears Expected Offensive Starters

  • QB Mitch Trubisky
  • RB David Montgomery
  • WR Allen Robinson II
  • WR Anthony Miller
  • TE Jesper Horsted
  • TE J.P. Holtz
  • LT Charles Leno Jr.
  • LG James Daniels
  • C Cody Whitehair
  • RG Rashaad Coward
  • RT Cornelius Lucas
  • Bears Expected Defensive Starters

  • DT Akiem Hicks (he’s back, baby!)
  • NT Eddie Goldman
  • DE Bilal Nichols
  • OLB Khalil Mack
  • ILB Nick Kwiatkoski
  • OLB Leonard Floyd
  • CB Kyle Fuller
  • CB Prince Amukamara
  • CB Buster Skrine
  • S Eddie Jackson
  • S Ha Ha Clinton-Dix
  • Bears Specialists

  • Eddy Piñeiro (kicker), Pat O’Donnell (punter, holder), Patrick Scales (long snapper), Cordarrelle Patterson (kick returner), Tarik Cohen (punt returner)
  • Packers Inactives:

    Packers Offense Expected Starters:

  • QB Aaron Rodgers
  • RB Aaron Jones
  • WR Davante Adams
  • WR Allen Lazard
  • WR Geronimo Allison
  • TE Jimmy Graham
  • LT David Bakhtiari
  • LG Elgton Jenkins
  • C Corey Linsley
  • RG Billy Turner
  • RT Bryan Bulaga
  • Packers Defense Expected Starters:

  • LDE Dean Lowry
  • NT Kenny Clark
  • RDE Tyler Lancaster
  • WLB Preston Smith
  • ILB B.J. Goodson
  • ILB Blake Martinez
  • SLB Za’Darius Smith
  • CB Jaire Alexander
  • CB Kevin King
  • FS Darnell Savage
  • SS Adrian Amos
  • Packers Specialists:

  • Mason Corsby (kicker), JK Scott (punter, holder), Hunter Bradley (long snapper), Tyler Ervin (kick, punt returns)
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    Luis C. Medina, who you can find on Twitter at lcm1986, has been covering the Chicago Bears at Bleacher Nation since 2017. Since then, he has written about 3 head coaches, 5 play-callers, and 11 starting quarterbacks. Previously, Luis wrote about the Cubs and MLB at BN (2015-16) and worked in the Chicago Tribune sports department (2011-16). He also co-hosted a Cubs postgame show, Outside the Ivy, in 2019.

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