The Bears may have missed the NFL playoffs in 2013, but we've got a good feeling about this year's team. Make your way to Soldier Field and tailgate on the future site of the George Lucas Museum or find a seat at your neighborhood sports bar, just make sure that you're decked out in as much Bears gear as possible. Grab some snacks, cross your fingers and settle in for another exciting season of Bears football.
17 new dishes to eat at Soldier Field, ranked from worst to best
Whether you're an avid Chicago Bears fan with season tickets or attending one game because your friends dragged you, you're going to need to eat at Soldier Field. Here are the 17 new dishes debuting this fall, from hot dogs and pizza to pimento cheese, all ranked from worst to best. RECOMMENDED: Chicago Bears: A guide for the football fan
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