Vikings vs. Bears MNF Prediction

NFL MNF Predictions: Will Bears upset Vikings in Trubisky's debut? 10/9/17

Will Mitchell Trubisky lead the Bears to an upset victory over the Vikings in his pro debut on Monday Night Football?

Game Info

Who: Vikings (2-2) at Bears (1-3)

When: 8:30PM ET, Monday, October 9

Where: Solider Field, Chicago, IL

The Odds

According to oddsmakers from online sports book, the Bears are 3.5-point home underdogs versus the Vikings, who were a 3-point underdogs as late as Sunday before the line moved. As for the total, the number hit the board at 40.5 and that's where it currently sits.

Bet Vikings vs. Bears MNF Matchup

Minnesota Vikings Injury Report

The big injury that everyone is following for either side is the status of quarterback Sam Bradford. He's questionable for tonight with a knee injury after practicing in full on Saturday. If he starts, it'll be the first time he suits up since Week 1.

Eric Kendricks will play tonight after being sick last week and so should running back Jerick McKinnon. The only player that is out as of this writing is tackle Rashod Hill (knee)

Chicago Bears Injury Report

The Bears come into tonight relatively healthy, although most of their key injuries came early in the season. Marcus Cooper is questionable with a back injury, while center Groniss Grasu is questionable with a hand injury. Linebacker Willie Young is doubtful with a triceps injury.

NFL Quick Links: Scores & Matchups| Injuries | Odds Comparison | Betting Trends | ATS Stats | Public Betting Report | Westgate Las Vegas SuperContest

OUR PREDICTION: Trubisky isn't going to light up Mike Zimmer's outstanding defense but he's an upgrade over the statute Mike Glennon. The Bears' offense hasn't been awful thanks to the running back tandem of Jordan Howard and Tarik Cohen, although Glennon was holding the entire unit back with his play. Long story short, I believe the Bears get a bump with the mobile Trubisky under center and they're tough to beat at home, regardless of their record. If you wait until Bradford's status is announced, the Bears could become even bigger home dogs and thus, their value increases.




NFL Predictions & Picks

Thumbnail Cowboys vs. Rams Prediction The Dallas Cowboys and Los Angeles Rams will battle tonight in a neutral setting for their second preseason game. Will Dallas cover the number as...
Thumbnail Dolphins vs. Bucs Preseason Prediction In-state rivals will meet tonight at Raymond James Stadium where the Bucs will host the Dolphins at 7:30 p.m. ET. Listed as a small home favorite, will Tampa Bay...
Thumbnail Jets vs. Falcons Preseason Prediction Sam Darnold and the new-look Jets head to Atlanta on Thursday night to take on the Falcons at 7:30 p.m. ET. Are the Jets a good play as an underdog against the...
Thumbnail Bengals vs. Chiefs Preseason Prediction The Cincinnati Bengals and Kansas City Chiefs will open their 2019 NFL preseason schedule tonight at in Kansas City. Will the Bengals and their new coach...
Thumbnail Bucs vs. Steelers Preseason Prediction There are only two games on Friday night’s NFL preseason schedule, with the Steelers hosting the Bucs at 7:30 p.m. ET and the Vikings visiting the Saints at...

NFL Headlines