The Bears' 2020 schedule was waiting for one last opponent to reveal itself entering Week 16's slate of games and with the New York Giants' victory over the Washington Redskins, the Bears will welcome Big Blue to Soldier Field for the second consecutive season. Here's the complete breakdown of home and away games for Chicago in 2020: Home Packers Vikings Lions Saints Giants Buccaneers Texans Colts Away Packers Vikings Lions Rams Falcons Titans Jaguars Panthers 2020 NFL schedule: Bears' opponents set after Week 16's results originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- ??? The playoffs are out of the picture for the Chicago Bears after Sunday's 21-13 loss to the Green Bay Packers. Matt Nagy's second season as coach had resulted in a 7-7 record but nothing will change for the team going into its final two games. Nagy said Monday the team will not sit out starters to look at other players against the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday night.

No team has fewer interceptions than the Cowboys' four, and Dallas hasn't forced a turnover since playing the fumble-happy New York Giants a month ago in Week 9. Takeaways haven't come in bunches for the Bears' defense, but will be critically important against a Cowboys offense that's bizarrely No. 1 in yards per play but No. 8 in scoring. Meaning: The Bears need to not only generate a short field or two for Mitch Trubisky and their offense, but will probably need to take the ball away from Dak Prescott and the Cowboys deep in Chicago territory.

But the Bears' 24-20 win over the Detroit Lions on Thanksgiving at Ford Field felt different to those who played and coached in it. The Bears didn't just win; for the first time since September, they legitimately felt good about how they won a game. "The celebration today afterwards in Club Dub we had going brought back a lot of memories," coach Matt Nagy said.

There were uncharacteristic coverage busts, allowing David Blough to carve up the Bears' defense by passing to open receiver after open receiver. Leonard Floyd committed a horrendous roughing the passer penalty when he shoved Blough as the rookie quarterback was near the sideline, throwing the ball away (it may have been soft, but it gets called a penalty every time). And there were characteristic mistakes by the offense, like on that embarrassing fourth-and-six.

The Chicago Bears improved their record to 5-6 with last Sunday's victory over the New York Giants, breathing at least a little bit of life into their previously lifeless playoff hopes. And while Chicago may only have a two-percent chance at a post-season berth, in the words of Jimy Carey in Dumb and Dumber: Everything the Bears needed to happen for their playoff hopes in Week 12 basically did. The Panthers, Rams, Eagles and Cowboys all lost.

Naturally, that's what mattered most to the Chicago Bears. The defending NFC North champions have work to do after a less-than-inspiring 19-14 victory over the struggling New York Giants on Sunday. The Bears (5-6) made too many mistakes.

Following the Bears' 19-14 win over the New York Giants on Sunday, Mitch Trubisky clearly described two things he likes to do as a quarterback: Play with tempo and throw on the run. Both lend themselves to a more backyard style of offense than the Bears have tried to run this year, making his comments the most notable thing to come out of Soldier Field this weekend. "I can just see the defense, (I'm) not thinking as much, guys are in their spots, (not) worried about the play clock," Trubisky said.

Naturally, that's what mattered most to the Chicago Bears. The defending NFC North champions have work to do after a less-than-inspiring 19-14 victory over the struggling New York Giants on Sunday. The Bears (5-6) made too many mistakes.

The Bears have won two of their last three games after defeating the New York Giants 19-14 Sunday at Soldier Field, bringing their record to 5-6 and a chance to move to .500 with a winnable game against the Detroit Lions on Thanksgiving. It was arguably the best offensive performance from the Bears this season, even though it still fell short of Matt Nagy 202 expectations. Mitch Trubisky looked like a capable NFL starter, completing 25-of-41 passes for 278 yards, one touchdown and two interceptions.

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