Costs more to park at Soldier Field than to buy ticket to Bears game
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Times are rough for the Bears.
With four games left in the season, the team is cratering toward the finish line. Fans are outraged and demanding coach John Fox be fired. There’s mercifully only one home game left — on Dec. 24 against the Browns, a team that has yet to win in 12 games this season.
For a 3-9 team that has lost five consecutive games, the secondary-ticket market has plummeted. Now, the team is faced with the uncomfortable fact: It will cost a fan more to park at Soldier Field than buy a ticket to the game.
In total, at this posting, there were 20-plus tickets available for less than the cost of parking.
Since this game falls on Christmas Eve, this ordinarily would be the perfect stocking stuffer for a loved one.
But with this Bears team — especially playing the hapless Browns — it might be more appropriate for someone on Santa’s Naughty List.
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