Packers vs Bears odds, prediction, betting traits for NFL ‘Sunday Night time Soccer’

When the Bears (4-8) journey to face the archrival Packers (9-3) within the penultimate sport of NFL Week 14 on “Sunday Night time Soccer” (8:20 p.m. ET, NBC), they are going to be making an attempt to play spoiler. Chicago’s playoff hopes have pale whereas host Inexperienced Bay is battling for the highest seed within the NFC postseason.

The Bears may have rookie quarterback Justin Fields (ribs) beginning once more over Andy Dalton (left hand-doubtful). He’ll get some wanted assist with large receiver Allen Robinson (hamstring) returning to assist operating again David Montgomery, large receiver Darnell Mooney and tight finish Cole Kmet on the offensive talent positions.

The Packers will see Aaron Rodgers (toe) play by his harm once more coming off a bye. Broad receivers Davante Adams (hamstring) and Marquez Valdes-Scantling (again) will do the identical, whereas Randall Cobb (core-out) will not. 

This is the whole lot to find out about betting on Packers vs. Bears in Week 14, together with up to date odds, traits and our prediction for “Sunday Night time Soccer.”

NFL WEEK 14 PICKS: In opposition to the unfold | Straight up

Packers vs. Bears odds for Sunday Night time Soccer

  • Unfold: Packers by 12
  • Over/underneath: 43
  • Moneyine: Bears +480, Packers -650

The Packers have been heavy double-digit favorites all week and the QB change for the Bears had little impact on it. The Packers are well-rested whereas the Bears are coming off a tricky house loss to the Cardinals.

(betting odds per FanDuel Sportsbook)

Packers vs. Bears all-time sequence

The Packers lead the long-time sequence 102-95-6. They’ve gained 5 consecutive video games and 10 of the previous 11 to surge forward. Additionally they have gained 14 of 16 video games. The Bears final gained in December in 2016. Rodgers is correct; he does “personal them.”

Three traits to know

—76 p.c of unfold bettors assume the quantity is simply too massive within the Packers’ favor and are siding with the Bears for a back-door cowl.

—55 p.c of over/underneath bettors assume the whole is slightly too low given the offensive potential of each groups.

—The Bears are 3-7 towards the unfold and 3-7 straight up of their previous 10 video games with three of the video games going over. The Packers are 9-1 ATS and 8-2 SU of their previous 10 video games with three of these video games going over.

Three issues to observe

Fields vs. the Packers

The Bears don’t have anything to lose by letting Fields free as a runner and deep passer now that he is virtually at full energy weapons-wise and was allowed to be a twin risk earlier than he received harm towards the Ravens. Getting Fields to appear and feel good earlier than the season ends is the one aim now forward of getting a brand new coach.

Rodgers vs. the Bears

Rodgers will likely be decided to stay as much as his trash discuss and might burn a Bears’ move protection minus the strain of Khail Mack and few solutions within the secondary. He undressed and embarrassed them once more within the first assembly and might put the ultimate nail within the rocky tenure of coach Matt Nagy.

The operating video games 

The Bears are feeding Montgomery as a lot as doable once more down the stretch to spice up their offense. He will likely be key to additionally taking strain off Fields and dealing the clock to assist protecting Rodgers off the sphere. The Packers have the 1-2 punch of Aaron Jones and A.J. Dillon that may assist them overpower the Bears up entrance and shut them out within the second half. 

Stat that issues

120.1. That is what number of common speeding yards per sport the Bears surrender, good for No. 23 within the NFL. They’ve been worn down up entrance and the Packers will not thoughts going downhill all night time with Jones and Dillon.

Packers vs. Bears prediction

The Bears will likely be slightly extra aggressive early with Fields however ultimately Rodgers, Adams, Jones and the Packers will create a snowball offensive impact, scoring early and infrequently to remain two steps forward. The Packers’ protection tends to play higher at house towards restricted opponents, too. They simply have an excessive amount of on the road and an excessive amount of of their favor to let down right here.

Packers 38, Bears 17