Look: Bears release 2021 schedule


(670 The Score) The Bears will play in front of a national television audience five times in 2021, the NFL revealed Wednesday evening in officially releasing its full schedule for the upcoming season.

Chicago will open at the Los Angeles Rams on Sept. 12 on Sunday Night Football. The Bears also play the Packers on Sunday Night Football and the Steelers and Vikings on Monday Night Football later in the season. Beyond that, the Bears will play the Lions in Detroit on Thanksgiving Day on Nov. 25. Here’s a look at the Bears’ full schedule, with times listed in CT.

Week 1
Sept. 12: at Rams, 7:20 p.m. (Sunday Night Football)
Week 2
Sept. 19: vs. Bengals, noon
Week 3
Sept. 26: at Browns, noon
Week 4
Oct. 3: vs. Lions, noon
Week 5
Oct. 10: at Raiders, 3:05 p.m.
Week 6
Oct. 17: vs. Packers, noon
Week 7
Oct. 24: at Buccaneers, 3:25 p.m.
Week 8
Oct. 31: vs. 49ers, noon
Week 9
Nov. 8: at Steelers, 7:15 p.m. (Monday Night Football)
Week 10
Week 11
Nov. 21: vs. Ravens, noon
Week 12
Nov. 25: at Lions, 11:30 a.m. (Thanksgiving Day)
Week 13
Dec. 5: vs. Cardinals, noon
Week 14
Dec. 12: at Packers, 7:20 p.m. (Sunday Night Football)
Week 15
Dec. 20: vs. Vikings, 7:15 p.m. (Monday Night Football)
Week 16
Dec. 26: at Seahawks, 3:05 p.m.
Week 17
Jan. 2: vs. Giants, noon
Week 18
Jan. 9: at Vikings, noon

The Bears also unveiled their preseason schedule Wednesday.

Aug. 14: vs. Dolphins, noon
Aug. 21: vs. Bills, noon
Aug. 28: at Titans, 6 p.m.