Vikings vs. Bears Odds
Two old NFC North foes collide once again as the Chicago Bears host the Minnesota Vikings at 1PM ET on FOX.
According to oddsmakers at MyBookie, this game is considered even as both teams aren’t getting any points against the other. The over/under total for the game has been set at 42.5 points. The home team has won six straight in this series. Minnesota is just 3-8 against the spread in its last 11 against the Bears and 1-6 in its last 7 trips to Chicago. These two have hit the under in 6 of their last 7 meetings.
Minnesota is 4-2 on the season, 5-1 against the spread and 5-1 with the under. The Vikings are coming off a 28-19 win over the Lions on the road last week for their second straight win. Minnesota has a solid defense that ranks third in scoring (17 ppg allowed) and seventh in total defense (338.3 ypg allowed). Offensively, Minnesota is putting up 20.7 points and 325.5 yards per game. Adrian Peterson is leading the offense with 530 rushing yards and three touchdowns while Teddy Bridgewater has thrown for 1,339 yards and five scores. The defense is led by Eric Kendricks, who has 35 tackles and four sacks.
Chicago is 2-4 overall, 3-3 against the spread and 3-3 with the over/under total. The Bears are coming off a 37-34 loss to the Lions prior to their bye week. Offensively, Chicago is putting up just 20 points and 337.7 yards per game. On defense, the Bears rank 31st in points allowed (29.8 per game) and ninth in yards allowed (344.8 per game). Matt Forte has rushed for 507 yards and two scores while catching 21 passes for 191 yards and a touchdown. Jay Cutler has thrown for 1,231 yards and seven touchdowns while Pernell McPhee is leading the defense with 30 tackles, four sacks and one interception.