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Detroit Lions vs. Chicago Bears picks: Playoff hopes will keep alive

17 December 2017, 01:31 | Kristopher Drake

Detroit Lions vs. Chicago Bears picks: Playoff hopes will keep alive

Detroit Lions vs. Chicago Bears picks: Playoff hopes will keep alive

The Chicago Bears are on the road against the Detroit Lions, and will playing the rest of the game down a referee.

Brown isn't the first referee to have to leave the field this season.

Here's everything you need to know to watch the game, or follow along as we bring you the latest score, live updates and more.

Though they haven't been wholly inspiring, the Detroit Lions are still alive in the NFC Playoff race.

Despite not having a great overall season, the Bears have the potential to play spoiler.

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"Offensively, the Bears are only 30th in total offense, but the Lions" defense is only 27th. Last week, John Fox and the coaching staff unleashed rookie starting quarterback Mitchell Trubisky.

Bears linebacker Christian Jones sacks Detroit quarterback Matthew Stafford during their game November 19 at Soldier Field in Chicago. Lions guard T.J. Lang is questionable with a foot injury that allowed him to practice on a limited basis on Thursday.

The Bears will also be without safety Adrian Amos, who will miss his third straight game due to a hamstring injury.

As you can see, the Lions will be without Travis Swanson in the middle, as well as Zach Zenner and Dwayne Washington, meaning Theo Riddick will most likely carry the load with the downgrading of Ameer Abdullah.

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