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Bears predicted to be worst team in NFL

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USA Today projected the 2015 NFL season by playing out all 256 games. Bears fans are not going to like this.

USA Today has the Packers (12-4) winning the NFC North, followed by the Vikings (10-6), the Lions (7-9) and the Bears (3-13) with the worst record in the NFL.

Here’s what they say about the Bears:

Defense will look almost entirely different in terms of personnel and scheme. They can only hope QB Jay Cutler looks entirely different from 2014 version under new coaching staff.

It gets worse, Bears fans.

Here’s how USA Today predicts the playoffs:

AFC playoffs

Wild card: (3) Broncos def. (6) Dolphins; (4) Ravens def. (5) Bills

Divisional: (2) Patriots def. (3) Broncos; (1) Colts def. (4) Ravens

AFC Championship Game: (1) Colts def. (2) Patriots

NFC playoffs

Wild card: (6) Rams def. (3) Panthers, (5) Vikings def. (4) Eagles

Divisional: (1) Packers def. (6) Rams; (2) Seahawks def. (5) Vikings

NFC Championship Game: (1) Packers def. (2) Seahawks

Super Bowl 50:

PACKERS def. Colts

The bright side for Bears fans? If things go as predicted, Chicago will get the No. 1 pick of the 2016 NFL Draft.

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