Vikings vs. Bears Free Pick
NFL Odds: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Bears are 5.5-point favorite versus the Vikings, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 42 points. Minnesota lost and failed to cover against Detroit in Week 1, while Chicago won but pushed against Cincinnati last Sunday.
Line Movement: The Bears opened as a 6.5-point favorite but the spread has been bet down to 5.5 points. The over/under total, meanwhile, opened at 40 and has been bet up to 42 points.
Public Betting: Of the wagers currently placed on this game, 66% of NFL public bettors currently favor the Bears. This information is subject to change leading up to kickoff, however, so make sure you click on the link provided for the most up-to-date NFL public betting numbers.
NFL Free Pick: Take Chicago. According to latest NFL trends, the Vikings are 1-6 against the spread in their last seven games against the Bears and 0-5 ATS in their last five games in Chicago. The home team is also 16-5 against the number in the last 21 games between these two teams, while the favorite is 7-3 against the spread in the last 10 meetings overall.
The Bears picked up a win last week against a tough Bengals squad that is favored to win the AFC North this season, while the Vikings looked sloppy in a loss to the Lions. Chicago is extremely tough to beat at home - look for Jay Cutler to have another solid passing game in a Bears victory.
2013 NFL WEEK 2 FREE PICK: CHICAGO BEARS -5.5