The Chicago Bears and Kansas City Chiefs are set to face off in the 2022 NFL preseason this Saturday the 13th of August. This marks the first time the two teams have met since the Chiefs beat the Bears in 2019 at Soldier Field, Chicago. Here, you will know everything about the Bears vs Chiefs game.
Following a disappointing 2021 campaign in which they missed the playoffs, the Bears are determined to bounce back in a big way in 2022. The Bears are coming into the game with a new head coach, Matt Eberflus, and will be looking to prove themselves against a tough opponent.
The Chiefs, on the contrary, are coming off four straight AFC Championships. They will attempt to capitalize on their preseason success against the Bears with the newly appointed quarterbacks coach, Matt Nagy, as they hope to build upon their 12-5 record from the previous season.
This should be a great game for fans of both teams. The Bears will be looking to prove that they are still a force to be reckoned with, while the Chiefs will enter the field with the intent to show that they are the best team in the league.
When will be Chicago Bears vs Kansas City Chiefs game held?
- Date: 13 August 2022
- Time: 12:00 p.m. CT / 01:00 p.m. ET
The preseason match between the Bears and the Chiefs is scheduled to begin at 12:00 p.m. CT on the 13th of August, 2022.
How to watch Chicago Bears vs Kansas City Chiefs on TV?
- NFL Network:
NFL Network will broadcast the Chicago Bears vs Kansas City Chiefs game live for the whole country to enjoy on TV.
- FOX 32 Chicago:
To watch the game locally from Chicago, Fox 32 is your go-to platform to witness the action in Soldier Field.
- KSHB (NBC):
For the NFL fans from Kansas City, the Bears vs the Chiefs game will air live on KSHB (NBC) television station.
How to Livestream the Game?
NFL+ or NFL Gamepass will live stream the Bears vs Chiefs game for the viewers residing outside of the Chicago and Kansas City local markets. NFL+ costs $4.99 per month or $39 per year for the basic tier.
- NFL Mobile App:
To tune into the Bears vs Chiefs along with other NFL games from your mobile, look no further than the official mobile of the NFL.
- Fubo TV:
Fubo TV gives you access to the livestream of the NFL games. The Bears vs Chiefs game is no exception. However, this is a paid platform. You will need to pay $70/ month to enjoy its services.
Where will the game take place?
- Venue: Soldier Field Stadium in Chicago, IL, USA
- Capacity: 61,500
The Chicago Bears vs Kansas City Chiefs will be hosted by the Bears’s home ground, Soldier Field. The Bears will hope to put on a show in their preseason opener before the home crowd in the 61,500-capacity stadium.
Chicago Bears vs Kansas City Chiefs: Odds
Let’s have a look at the NFL odds as per the betting sites for the Chiefs-Bears game:
|Kansas City Chiefs||-115||-1||37.5|
As seen from the Moneyline, the Chiefs will be a slight favorite going into the game and they are expected to cover the spread of -1.
Chicago Bears vs Kansas City Chiefs: Prediction
Chicago Bears vs Kansas City Chiefs is an exciting NFL preseason matchup. Fans and pundits alike have already started making predictions for the game.
In a regular season game, there is barely any doubt that the Chiefs, in their current form, would have beaten the bears by a large margin. However, this being only a preseason game, any outcome is possible. Chiefs’ head coach Andy Reid will look to have a proper warm and avoid injuries at the same time for his team.
It is always tough to predict how a preseason game will go. The game ultimately might come down to how the star players of the Chiefs, Patrick Mahomes and Juju Smith Schuster perform. If the Bears manage to null out Mahomes’s effects, they might upset the favorites. The Bears’ Justin fields hot form might also factor in the result of the game.
Chicago Bears vs Kansas City Chiefs Prediction: Kansas City Chiefs