What channel is Bears vs. Rams on today? Schedule, time for 'Sunday Night Football' game

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Good news for those looking to find the TV channel for Bears vs. Rams on "Sunday Night Football": This game, scheduled to kick off at 8:20 p.m. ET, is being nationally televised by NBC in Week 11. So yes, you get the game on TV.

Sunday night's game marks the Bears' first of two appearances on NBC this season. The Rams, meanwhile, are making their second of three "Sunday Night Football" appearances scheduled for this season.

The Bears lead the all-time series over the Rams by a wide margin — 53-35-3, including their last two meetings. Sunday night's game will mark the first time Chicago has visited the Rams since the team moved from St. Louis to Los Angeles ahead of the 2016 season.

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While this game features a handful of talented offensive players, the biggest stars on the field Sunday night will be a pair of defenders. Chicago pass-rusher Khalil Mack leads the NFL with 16 forced fumbles since 2016. On the other side, Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald is averaging more than two sacks per game in his last four matchups with NFC North opponents.

Below is all the info you need to watch Bears vs. Rams on Sunday night, including the TV channels and kickoff time.

What channel is Bears vs. Rams on today?

  • TV channel (national): NBC

  • TV channel (Chicago): WMAQ

  • TV channel (Los Angeles): KNBC

  • Live stream: NBC Sports App, NBCSports.com

As is the case for all "Sunday Night Football" games on NBC this season, Al Michaels will call the Bears vs. Rams play-by-play action, and Cris Collinsworth will provide analysis. Michele Tafoya will report from the sidelines, and NFL rules analyst Terry McAulay will explain penalties and other officiating rulings throughout the game.

For those who can't watch Bears vs. Rams on TV and wish to find the game on the radio, the Chicago call can be heard on Sirius channel 81 and XM channel 225, and the Los Angeles call can be heard on Sirius channel 83 and XM channel 226.

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Bears vs. Rams: What time is kickoff?

  • Date: Sunday, Nov. 17

  • Start time: 8:20 p.m. ET

The 8:20 p.m. ET start time for Bears vs. Rams marks the third of five prime-time games on Chicago's schedule. The Bears also will play the Cowboys on "Thursday Night Football" and the Chiefs on "Sunday Night Football" in Weeks 14 and 16, respectively.

As for the Rams, Sunday night's game against the Bears also marks their third of five prime-time appearances this season. LA also will Baltimore on "Monday Night Football" and Seattle on "Sunday Night Football" in Weeks 12 and 14, respectively.

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Bears schedule

Week

Date

Opponent

Kickoff time

TV

Week 1

Sept. 5 (Thursday)

vs. Packers (L, 10-3)

8:20 p.m. ET

NBC

Week 2

Sept. 15

at Broncos (W, 16-14)

4:25 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 3

Sept. 23 (Monday)

at Redskins (W, 31-15)

8:15 p.m. ET

ESPN

Week 4

Sept. 29

vs. Vikings (W, 16-6)

4:25 p.m. ET

CBS

Week 5

Oct. 6

at Raiders in London (L, 24-21)

1 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 6

BYE

-

-

-

Week 7

Oct. 20

vs. Saints (L, 36-25)

4:25 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 8

Oct. 27

vs. Chargers (L, 17-16)

1 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 9

Nov. 3

at Eagles (L, 22-14)

1 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 10

Nov. 10

vs. Lions (W, 20-13)

1 p.m. ET

CBS

Week 11

Nov. 17

at Rams

8:20 p.m. ET

NBC

Week 12

Nov. 24

vs. Giants

1 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 13

Nov. 28 (Thursday)

at Lions

12:30 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 14

Dec. 5 (Thursday)

vs. Cowboys

8:20 p.m. ET

Fox/NFLN

Week 15

Dec. 15

at Packers

1 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 16

Dec. 22

vs. Chiefs

8:20 p.m. ET

NBC

Week 17

Dec. 29

at Vikings

1 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 17 Dec. 29 at Vikings 1 p.m. ET Fox Week 17 Dec. 29 vs. Cardinals 4:25 p.m. ET Fox

Rams schedule

Week

Date

Opponent

Kickoff time

TV

Week 1

Sept. 8

at Panthers (W, 30-27)

1 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 2

Sept. 15

vs. Saints (W, 27-9)

4:25 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 3

Sept. 22

at Browns (W, 20-13)

8:20 p.m. ET

NBC

Week 4

Sept. 29

vs. Buccaneers (L, 55-40)

4:05 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 5

Oct. 3 (Thursday)

at Seahawks (L, 30-29)

8:20 p.m. ET

Fox/NFLN

Week 6

Oct. 13

vs. 49ers (L, 20-7)

4:05 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 7

Oct. 20

at Falcons (W, 37-10)

1 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 8

Oct. 27

vs. Bengals in London (W, 24-10)

1 p.m. ET

CBS

Week 9

BYE

-

-

-

Week 10

Nov. 10

at Steelers (L, 17-12)

4:25 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 11

Nov. 17

vs. Bears

8:20 p.m. ET

NBC

Week 12

Nov. 25 (Monday)

vs. Ravens

8:15 p.m. ET

ESPN

Week 13

Dec. 1

at Cardinals

4:05 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 14

Dec. 8

vs. Seahawks

8:20 p.m. ET

NBC

Week 15

Dec. 15

at Cowboys

4:25 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 16

Dec. 21/22

at 49ers

TBD

Week

Date

Opponent

Kickoff time

TV

Week 1

Sept. 5 (Thursday)

vs. Packers (L, 10-3)

8:20 p.m. ET

NBC

Week 2

Sept. 15

at Broncos (W, 16-14)

4:25 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 3

Sept. 23 (Monday)

at Redskins (W, 31-15)

8:15 p.m. ET

ESPN

Week 4

Sept. 29

vs. Vikings (W, 16-6)

4:25 p.m. ET

CBS

Week 5

Oct. 6

at Raiders in London (L, 24-21)

1 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 6

BYE

-

-

-

Week 7

Oct. 20

vs. Saints (L, 36-25)

4:25 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 8

Oct. 27

vs. Chargers (L, 17-16)

1 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 9

Nov. 3

at Eagles (L, 22-14)

1 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 10

Nov. 10

vs. Lions (W, 20-13)

1 p.m. ET

CBS

Week 11

Nov. 17

at Rams

8:20 p.m. ET

NBC

Week 12

Nov. 24

vs. Giants

1 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 13

Nov. 28 (Thursday)

at Lions

12:30 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 14

Dec. 5 (Thursday)

vs. Cowboys

8:20 p.m. ET

Fox/NFLN

Week 15

Dec. 15

at Packers

1 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 16

Dec. 22

vs. Chiefs

8:20 p.m. ET

NBC

Week 17

Dec. 29

at Vikings

1 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 17

Dec. 29

at Vikings

1 p.m. ET

Fox

Week 17

Dec. 29

vs. Cardinals

4:25 p.m. ET

Fox

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