That's right, folks, it's the last Monday night game of the season. Which means nine months of Kornheiser-free football viewing starts at midnight. Parting, as they say, is such sweet sorrow. Except in this case it's just sweet.
In any event, the Bears are hosting the Packers in a huge NFC North get-together. After consulting my Playoff Odds Abacus, it looks like Chicago needs to win out. Or maybe I'm reading it wrong. Whatever, this much is true: Green Bay's season ends next week and it's all because Ted Thompson traded Brett Favre to the Jets. I mean, look how good he's doing in the Big Apple. Wait, what?
Live chat fun starts at 8:20-ish PM EST. Snyder's bringing the egg nog.