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Game #15 - Detroit Lions (2-12-0) vs Chicago Bears (12-2-0) - Open Thread

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The final game at Ford Field for 2006 is here, and it takes on a new twist. The Lions welcome the top NFC team that has clinched everything possible at this point. Although a game like this would attract fans to come and see, a walkout has been planned to rebel against management.

One of the only reasons I'll bother to watch this game, other than the fact that I need to in order to write up a recap, is to see if the walkout is successful. At the 8:57 mark in the second quarter, turn your TV on to FOX as they'll undoubtedly mention it.

Aside from the Lions, have a Merry Christmas tomorrow and here's to hoping the number one draft pick doesn't get screwed up. Oakland did lose again last night, so Detroit has to lose to keep pace.

(For coverage of the Bears on the SBN network, please check out Windy City Gridiron.)

Date: Sunday, December 24, 2006
Time: 1:00 p.m. ET
Teams: Detroit Lions (2-12-0) at Chicago Bears (12-2-0)
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Location: Detroit, Michigan, Ford Field
Weather: Domed Stadium
Television: FOX
Radio: WKRK 97.1 FM Detroit
Spread: Chicago favored by 4.5; Over/Under 42.0