Saints can clinch a first-round playoff bye with a win and Bears loss

Saints can clinch a first-round playoff bye with a win and Bears loss
Drew Brees and the Saints are 11-2.

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The Saints can clinch a first-round playoff bye with a win at Carolina Monday night, and the Bears losing to the Packers at home on Sunday.

The Saints (11-2) are currently the 1-seed in the NFC, and already clinched a playoff berth. The Bears (9-4) lead the NFC North by 2.5 games over the Vikings.

The Saints opponent this week, Carolina, owns a five-game losing streak.

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