Bears

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8 key images from the Packers' key win over the Bears

Published Dec. 16, 2019

Well, they certainly never make it easy on us. Let's take one final look back at the Pack's big win on Sunday over the Chicago Bears - except for the final play. We don't need to relive that heart attack again, do we?

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WATCH: Brett Favre goes tailgating with some famous Bears fans

Published Sept. 4, 2019

There's still over 24 hours to go until the Packers open up the 2019-20 NFL season against the rival Chicago Bears, but the smack talk between the two has started early thanks to a pretty terrific star-studded promo for Thursday night's matchup.

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You can stream Thursday's Packers-Bears game on Amazon; or just watch it on TV

Published Sept. 25, 2017

The Thursday Night Football showdown on Sept. 28 between the NFL's oldest rivals, Green Bay and Chicago, will be streamed by Amazon to a global audience, the first of 10 games available to Prime Video members as part of a new partnership. But you can still watch it on regular TV, too.

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Well, anyway, the Bears still suck

Published Nov. 3, 2016

Despite some of our sacrilegious, seemingly pro-Chicago content the past couple weeks, we here at OnMilwaukee love the Brewers and don't like the Cubs, who, as we predicted, won the World Series or whatever. But there's one thing to always remember, Wisconsin.

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Packers unveil Color Rush uniform, avoid all-gold nightmare

Published Sept. 14, 2016

The Green Bay Packers will have to wear a Color Rush uniform during their Thursday night spat with the Chicago Bears on Oct. 20. Thankfully, the revealed jersey is nowhere near the brightly colored nightmare it could've been.

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Short-lived Negro League Milwaukee Bears team has little-known history

Published Feb. 26, 2016

Although the Negro National League Milwaukee Bears hardly existed for one season and got haphazard coverage from local media, the team isn't forgotten. A group of Marquette University students are attempting to bring some belated attention to the Bears.

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Mascot jinx dooms Packers' divisional dominance

Published Jan. 4, 2016

First Ditka da Bear, then Ragnar the Viking. If this season has taught us anything, it's that when an NFC North rival's mascot wears Packers colors, the Packers lose.

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With Miller marrying Bud, consider these potential Milwaukee mergers

Published Oct. 14, 2015

Yesterday, SABMiller - that's Miller Brewing to you and me - finally caved to the ever more suggestive wooing, and agreed to become the bride of Anheuser-Busch (that's the Cardinals to you and me) to the tune of $106 billion. That got us thinking about some other potential Milwaukee and Wisconsin marriages.

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5 biggest takeaways from the Packers' Week 1 win over the Bears

Published Sept. 14, 2015

With Sunday's victory, Green Bay continued its recent dominance over its oldest rival. The Packers have won four in a row against Chicago, as well as 10 of the last 11 games between the two NFC North foes. Here are the five biggest takeaways from Green Bay's 31-23 win.