UPDATED 01/05/10 2:06 p.m.

CHICAGO (CBS) — Tickets to the first Bears playoff game sold out in a matter of minutes.

A Bears spokesman told CBS 2 that tickets sold out within 4 to 6 minutes Wednesday morning for the Bears’ first playoff game Jan. 16.

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Playoff game ticket sales were handled exclusively through Ticketmaster, via phone and Internet.

Tickets were priced at $107 to $559, plus a per-ticket customer convenience charge.

A second sale date will be announced if the Bears end up hosting the NFC Championship game.

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