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CHICAGO BEARS FOOTBALL CLUB
The Chicago Bears are a professional football team for the NFL that was founded in the year 1920 as the Decatur Staleys. In 1921, the team changed their name to the Chicago Bears. They have won 9 championships, including Super Bowl XX in 1986. 27 Bears players are members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame and the team has won over 700 games. The Bears left playing games at Wrigley Field after 50 years and started playing at Soldier Field in 1971.
Midway Books. (2015). The Chicago Tribune book of the Chicago Bears: a decade by decade history. Chicago.