Originally written on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 11/15/14

Can a Week 2 game in the NFL be a must win game? When it come to the oldest rivalry, it is.  When the Chicago Bears meet the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on Thursday, each team has a plethora of reasons why they must win the game. Of course each team wants to beat their hated rivals but this early season match up brings on some added significance. Let’s look at the Chicago point of view first.
When he was hired, Lovie Smith didn’t mix any words when he stated that one of his main goals was to beat Green Bay. In 17 games played, one in the NFC Championship game in 2011, Lovie is 8-9.… Read more

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