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The Bucs are out of the playoff chase, but the last two games of their season still have meaning. They want to finish on a strong note, especially today, when they face coach Lovie Smith's old team. Chicago looks like a team ready for golf season. Bucs 23-16.

Tom Jones, Tampa Bay Times sports columnist

For these two (teams), this game is little more than trying to build for 2016. Both teams flirted with playoff hopes, but losing streaks have ended those chances. At home, I'll go with (Bucs QB) Jameis Winston. Bucs 27-21.

Pete Prisco, CBS Sports

Lovie Smith gets a shot at his old team. More importantly, he continues to lay the foundation for future playoff runs in Tampa. Bucs 20-10.

Mike Florio, profootballtalk.com

READERS: Bucs 82.8 percent

Bucs-Bears predictions 12/26/15 [Last modified: Sunday, December 27, 2015 12:33am]
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