The Chicago Bears are on the road for their season finale at the Minnesota Vikings.
|Date:||Sunday December 29, 2019|
|Time:||at 1:00 PM (EST)|
|Location:||U.S. Bank Stadium, Minneapolis|
|Odds/Point Spread:||Minnesota Vikings -7|
CONSENSUSFROM 532 PREDICTIONS
|55%||CHICAGO||57% over 37|
COMPUTER PREDICTIONSTATS MODELED SCORE PREDICTION
|7-8 (4-11 ATS) this season||10-5 (8-7 ATS) this season|
|Chicago are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games.||The total has gone OVER in 5 of Minnesota’s last 7 games.|
|The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Chicago’s last 9 games.||Minnesota are 8-3 SU in their last 11 games.|
|Chicago are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games against Minnesota.||The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota’s last 5 games against Chicago.|
|Chicago are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games on the road.||Minnesota are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games at home.|
|Chicago are 1-6 SU in their last 7 games when playing on the road against Minnesota.||Minnesota are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games when playing at home against Chicago.|
|Chicago are 2-9 ATS in their last 11 games this season.||The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Minnesota’s last 15 games against an opponent in the NFC conference.|
|The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Chicago’s last 16 games against an opponent in the NFC conference.||The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Minnesota’s last 8 games against an opponent in the NFC North division.|
|The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Chicago’s last 8 games against an opponent in the NFC North division.||Minnesota are 6-13 ATS in their last 19 games played in week 17.|
|Minnesota are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games played on a Sunday.|
Chicago Bears Injuries
Minnesota Vikings Injuries
|Sherrick McManis (Groin) IR||Eric Kendricks (Quad) is questionable Sunday vs Chicago|
|Akiem Hicks (Elbow) is questionable Sunday vs Minnesota||Dalvin Cook (Shoulder) is questionable Sunday vs Chicago|
|Danny Trevathan (Elbow) IR||Ben Gedeon (Concussion) IR|
|Kyle Long (Hip) IR||Chad Beebe (Ankle) IR|
|Taylor Gabriel (Concussion) is downgraded to doubtful Sunday vs Minnesota||Alexander Mattison (Ankle) is questionable Sunday vs Chicago|
|Trey Burton (Calf) IR|
|Bobby Massie (Ankle) is questionable Sunday vs Minnesota|
|Ben Braunecker (Concussion) IR|
|T.J. Clemmings (Quad) IR|
|Adam Shaheen (Foot) IR|
|Roquan Smith (Pectoral) IR|
The Bears are (7-8), falling off a 26-3 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs. The Vikings are (10-5), subsequent to falling at home to the Green Bay Packers, 23-10.
In the Bears loss to the Chiefs, Chicago was just ready to catch a 46 yds field goal from Eddy Pineiro. Mitchell Trubisky finished 18 of 34 goes for 157 yds. The Bears were out picked up by the Chiefs, 350 to 234. Chicago battled the entire game, just having the option to enter the red zone once on the day. There were no turnovers in the game.
In the Vikings misfortune to the Packers, Minnesota was driven on offense by Kirk Cousins. Cousins was 16 of 31 going for 216 yds, while tossing 1 touchdown and 1 block attempt. Stefon Diggs included 57 yds accepting 3 gatherings and a score. The Vikings offense who was without Dalvin Cook, bumbled in his nonappearance. The Vikings were out increased 383 to 139 in the loss. The Minnesota protection forced 3 turnovers in the loss.
Recent Betting Trends:
Bears are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 versus the NFC.
Bears are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games generally speaking.
The under is 7-2 in Bears last 9 games generally speaking.
Vikings are 6-2-1 ATS versus a group with a losing record.
Vikings are 12-5-1 ATS in their last 18 games as the top pick.
The under is 26-8 in Vikings last 34 versus the NFC North.
The host group is 6-2 ATS in the last 8 matchups. The Bears have one of the more regrettable offense’s in the alliance, scoring a little more than 17 points per game, that positions 30th. The Bears are additionally 29th in surging yds, while being 26th in passing yds. Protectively the two groups are incredible. The two groups are surrendering under 19 points per game. The Bears will battle to score and the Vikings offense will be kept under tight restraints if Cook doesn’t play. Regardless of whether Cook plays, I don’t see this being a high scoring game, I’ll take the under. Last score expectation, Vikings will win and the all out goes under, 17-13.
Pick: Under 37.0