The changes come under the league's primetime flexible scheduling element, which was implemented in 2006 and was modified in 2014 to allow the NFL to reschedule games between Weeks 5 and 17.More news: Twitter deletes thousands of fake accounts
The Bears and Vikings will play at 7:20 p.m. on November 18.
When the schedule makers put this together, Steelers vs Jaguars looked like must-see TV.
When the Vikings (5-3-1) return from their bye, they'll be back in action against the Bears (5-3) and back in prime time. The Bears (5-3) sit atop the division with a half-game lead over the Vikings (5-3-1). The Bears will have a quick turnaround after their late-night finish - they play a midday game on Thanksgiving Day in Detroit four days later.