Chicago Bears: 10 Keys To Beating the Minnesota Vikings

November 10, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Another week, another must-win game for the Bears.
Yes, if the Bears don't win this Sunday they will still be mathematically eligible to make the playoffs, But let's take a look at the odds and see if that is fool's gold or if it would be a realistic opportunity.
At 5-4, the Bears would likely need to win at least five of their next seven games. That is based on the 10 wins most teams believe it takes to make the playoffs.
But is it reasonable for the Bears to expect to lose only two games out of the following: Minny at home; @ Miami; Philly at home; @ Detroit; New England at home; @ Minnesota; Jets at home and @ Green Bay?
I do not think so. Therefore, it is critical for the Bears to beat the Vikings at Soldier Field. If they do, then they can lose three games and those games would logically seem to be New England, and one each at Minny and at Green Bay.
Recognizing that, here are the ten keys to beating the Vikings.
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