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By Peanut Tillman's math, Bears have 100% chance of beating Packers

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Bears cornerback Charles Tillman is a very giving player. Whether it's visiting sick children or aiding needy families with his Cornerstone Foundation,  No. 33 is always there to help. 

So, when Tillman was approached at a charity event by a young girl needing help with her math homework, he gladly obliged according to a report on Reddit. The question:

"The Packers play the Bears 4 times in two seasons. The Packers, being a much better team have an 80% chance of winning each game. What is the probability that the Bears win all four games?
What is the probability that the Bears win at least one game?"

No No. 2 pencil needed for that answer.  Tillman penned this note to the girl's teacher, along with his signature:

      Mr. Amrein,

This is Charles "Peanut" Tillman of the Chicago Bears and I'm shocked that you would have a problem like this for your students. The probability that the Bears would win in my opinion is 100%. Please do not and I repeat DO NOT send them home with math homework that is disrespectful to our team, city and our beloved Chicago Bears.

Your All Pro Corner
Charles "Peanut" Tillman
33
Geaux Bears

P.S. Bear Down


The Bears play at Green Bay in a Thursday night game on Sept. 13.  If the Bears win, what is the probability Mr. Amrein is absent on Friday?



UPDATE: The girl met Tillman at the Universal Sole running store  in Chicago. She was able to figure out the answer to the problem and received an A. The teacher framed Tillman's response and, I'm told "got a big laugh out of it."

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