NFL Flex: Eagles-Saints and Steelers-Jaguars among Week 11 changes

Bears-Vikings game moved to primetime

Kickoff for the Steelers Week 11 game against the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday, Nov. 18 has been flexed by the NFL.

The Vikings are 5-3-1 and trail the first-place Bears (5-3) in the NFC North. The prime time game between the two will be the first time in seven years that the rivalry is featured on Sunday night.

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The Vikings-Bears matchup in Week 11 on November 18, originally scheduled for a noon start on Fox, has been flexed to the Sunday night slot on NBC.

The Bears are 16-23 all-time on Sunday Night Football. "To be flexed for that game, a division game, should be exciting for our team and our players". The Bears play host to the Lions on Sunday. "We'll focus in on what we have this week and as that time goes, we'll arrange the schedule and make sure we take care of our guys". Also moving that days is the matchup between the Eagles and Saints in New Orleans, now a 4:25 p.m. game on Fox rather than at 1 p.m.

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