Chicago Bears vs. Minnesota Vikings 11/27/23

Chicago Bears vs. Minnesota Vikings 11/27/23 NFL Week 12 Odds, Picks, and Predictions

Chicago Bears (3-8) vs. Minnesota Vikings (6-5)


Chicago Bears vs. Minnesota Vikings 11/27/23 – As we approach NFL Week 12, football fans can anticipate an exciting matchup between the Chicago Bears and Minnesota Vikings – both currently 3-8 – which could hold key implications for their playoff hopes. Here, we explore key statistics, player performances and betting odds in order to provide invaluable free football advice about Monday’s broadcast on ABC.


Chicago Bears offense has experienced its share of difficulties this season, evidenced by their 3-8 record. D’Onta Foreman has been one of the bright spots, amassing 381 rushing yards on 92 attempts with four touchdowns; his ability to grind out yards while finding the end zone has been key. DJ Moore has also played an invaluable role as receiving wideout, amassing 59 receptions totalling 889 yards at an 80.8 average receiving yards per game average with six touchdowns making him indispensable target for Fields; DJ Moore’s ability to make big plays after receiving has made him invaluable asset for Chicago this season.


Minnesota Vikings (6-3-1) have found more success on offense this season, thanks to Alexander Mattison who leads their rushing game with 542 rushing yards on 148 attempts – though he has yet to score a touchdown, his consistent pickup of yards has proven invaluable for their overall offense with an average 49.3 yards per game average on his runs. Jordan Addison is another primary target for Kirk Cousins’ passing attack with 647 receiving yards on 48 receptions while scoring seven touchdowns; his average of 58.8 receiving yards per game speaks volumes for his impactful contribution within their passing attack.


Chicago Bears vs. Minnesota Vikings Game Info


When: Monday, November 27, 2023 at 8:15 PM ET
Where: U.S. Bank Stadium
Stream: NFL Game Pass


Justin Fields QB vs. Kirk Cousins QB


Justin Fields of the Chicago Bears has shown promise but inconsistency has marred his performance. Out of 185 attempts he completed 116, with a completion percentage of 62.76% and has amassed 1,370 yards to throw for 195.7 per game average with 12 touchdown passes to go along with 6 interceptions.


Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins has been extremely efficient this year, completing 69.5% of his passes for 2,331 yards and 18 touchdowns while only throwing 5 interceptions. Cousins’ ability to manage games and make accurate throws has proven vitally important to Minnesota.


NFL Odds/Point Spread: Minnesota Vikings -195, Total Odds: 45.5


As per current betting odds for this matchup, the Vikings are the clear favorites with a -5.5 point spread and moneyline of -195; an over/under total is set for 45.5 points.


Chicago Bears Betting Trends


The Chicago Bears have struggled both on the field and against the spread (ATS). Over their last 19 games, they are 5-13-1 ATS while four out of six totals have gone under in that span – further underscoring their struggles. Furthermore, in 20 total matches played this season they went 3-17 straight up (SU), showing they’re also having issues against Minnesota Vikings where they went 1-4 against them ATS with all five meetings ending up straight-up losses; plus their road record has been equally disappointing (1-9 SU mark in 10 road games).


Minnesota Vikings Betting Trends


Minnesota Vikings have been much more consistent. Over their last six games, Minnesota is undefeated ATS while 7 out of 9 of their total games went under; more importantly, five of their last six outright victories came against Chicago Bears; in 13 out of 20 meetings totals went under with Minnesota having the upper hand and four home meetings ending up going over in total.


Chicago Bears vs. Minnesota Vikings 11/27/23 Betting Picks


Assuming an evenly-matched game between a struggling Bears squad and an ascendant Vikings one, odds favor Minnesota in this contest. Their recent success against the spread, coupled with their dominating home record against Chicago makes Minnesota an attractive option for bettors.


Winning Handicapping Strategies suggests that considering the Bears’ struggles against the spread and poor road play, taking Minnesota with a -5.5 point spread seems like a good bet. Plus, given that total is set at 45.5 points and Vikings tendencies toward low scoring games recently – taking their wager may yield results!


Free Pick and Prediction: Minnesota Vikings 24, Chicago Bears 17



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