The Bears vs Vikings live stream begins today at 1:00 p.m. ET/ 10:00 a.m. PT Sunday, December 20 on FOX.
The Bears vs Vikings live stream is on, and it should be a close game. It also represents a last shot at making the NFL playoffs for both teams. With chicago and Minnesota standing at 6-7, even the winner will have less than a 50 percent chance of advancing to the postseason, while the loser's chances will be down to the single digits.
The Vikings prevailed 19-3 the last time these teams met, in week 10. But Chicago has a different quarterback this time and is energized from a big win last week. That said, oddsmakers currently favor the Vikings by 3 points in this NFL live stream.
The Bears offense has been abysmal this year. But things may be changing. For one, quarterback Mitch Trubisky is coming into his own and emerging as a stronger signal-caller than Nick Fowles. Trubisky has now had two games in a row completing over 70 percent of passes and not throwing any interceptions. He's also more mobile than Fowles.
The Vikings, for their part, are coming off a crushing 26-14 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The match should have been much closer, though, had Vikings kicker Dan Bailey not missed three field goals and an extra point. Still, it didn't help that quarterback Kirk Cousins managed just a single touchdown pass.
So the outcome really depends on which version of each team shows up on Sunday. If we see that latest version of the Bears and Vikings, Chicago could pull off the win. But if the teams both return back to their old selves, the Vikings stand a good chance of beating the Bears for a second time this season.
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Bears vs Vikings live streams in the US
In the US, Bears vs Vikings is going to be broadcast on FOX, which is available with most cable packages and on two of our favorite streaming services fuboTV and Sling TV. The game starts at 1:00 p.m. ET/ 10:00 a.m. PT Sunday December 20.
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If FOX, ESPN, NBC and NFL Network have typically been enough to get you all the football you need, you could rely on Sling (which doesn't include CBS or NFL RedZone).
The more comprehensive package comes from fuboTV, as it has all five of the main channels you'll want: CBS, ESPN, FOX, NBC and the NFL Network. That's why it's one of the best streaming services.
It's a case of "you get what you pay for" as Sling Orange & Blue (which you'd need to get ESPN, FOX, NBC and NFL Network) costs $45 per month, while the Fubo TV Standard package gives you all of the above, for $59.99 per month.
Fubo.TV (opens in new tab): One of the best streaming services with FOX, and the top pick for watching all of the 2020 NFL live streams, Fubo has all of the right network channels and the two cable channels you don't want to go without. Who needs cable? Not Fubo subscribers. It's got a 7-day free trial (opens in new tab) so you don't need to pay up front.
If you can stand to miss CBS games, Sling TV (opens in new tab) provides a middle ground. The $45 per month Sling Orange + Blue package has FOX affiliates for this game, as well as local NBC affiliates and ESPN.
NFL Sunday Ticket: Bears vs Vikings is one of the games that DirecTV subscribers can watch via NFL Sunday Ticket (opens in new tab) (provided that you're not living in the market of either team). Sunday Ticket streams live games in their entirety to televisions, computers, Android and iOS devices, and game consoles.
You can also get NFL Sunday Ticket as a stand-alone service — but only if you live in an area that doesn't get DirecTV service.
Bears vs Vikings live streams for free
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Yes, that includes Monday Night Football and Thursday Night Football. You can also sign into your NFL Game Pass subscription and stream it from the Yahoo app.
With one of our best TV antenna picks you can watch live if — and only if — your local FOX affiliate is showing Bears vs Vikings.
Bears vs Vikings live streams in the UK
American football fans across the pond cannot watch Bears vs Vikings. Sky Sports NFL and Sky Sports Main Event are the standard channels for watching NFL games in the U.K. Sky Sports (opens in new tab) features more than 100 live games this season.
If you're an existing Sky customer, you can get all of that with the Sky Sports Complete Pack, for £39 per month (opens in new tab).
If you're not looking to spend that much, you can get a less comprehensive Sky Sports pass from Now TV (opens in new tab). Daily, weekly and monthly passes range from £9.99 to £33.99.
Bears vs Vikings live streams in Canada
Get in, folks, we're going to Da Zone. Or to be more specific, Canadian football fans will need DAZN (opens in new tab) to watch Bears vs Vikings live streams in Canada.
DAZN is also the home of live Champions League soccer games. Plus, Canadians get a 30-day free trial of DAZN here (opens in new tab).