President Barack Obama is, no surprise, a Bears fan. What is surprising is that the president said Wednesday that if the Bears beat the Packers -- he'll join the team in Arlington for Super Bowl XLV.
"If the Bears win, I'm going. No doubt," the president was heard saying in the Oval Office following a press event with Chinese President Hu Jintao.
The president is, after all, from Chicago.
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As a bonus, should the Bears edge arch rival Green Bay Sunday in the NFC Championship, Da Pres will be able to see himself on Jerry's giant screen.
Obama's interview with personality Bill O'Reilly is set to air during Fox's Super Bowl XLV pre-game show. Before Super Bowl XLIV, Obama took part in a similar interview with CBS's Katie Couric.
In case you missed it, Super Bowl XLV is Feb. 6 at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington.