Fashion that the Bears walked into a trap at Los Angeles on Monday. Chicago faced a Rams team coming off a national TV loss. Worse yet LA’s loss was on Sunday Night Football at hated San Francisco. While the Bears were coming off a Pro Football betting win at Carolina. Gamblers could see the freight train coming from miles away. Los Angeles beat Chicago to redeem themselves on Monday Night Football. This week it’s the Bears looking for redemption. The account of a visit from New Orleans will be difficult to attain. NFC playoff implications are in the air.
New Orleans Saints vs Chicago Bears NFL Week 8 Betting Information
|Date and Time:||Sunday, November 1, 2020, 4:25 p.m. ET|
|Location:||Soldier Field, Chicago, Illinois|
|Saints at Bears TV Coverage:||FOX|
New Orleans Saints at Chicago Bears SBG Odds Overview
At the onset the Saints got the majority of sports betting action. New Orleans and Drew Brees still resonate with squares. While Chicago dropped a stink bomb on Monday Night. Casual gamblers will have a hard time getting past that. Sharps may consider the home dog Bears and their strong defense.
New Orleans Saints Team Overview
New Orleans failed to cover Sunday in a 27-24 home win over Carolina. Specifically, the Saints were 7-point chalks with a total of 49.4. As a result, New Orleans is 4-2 straight up, 2-4 against the spread with six overs. Offensively the Saints rank 11th overall and seventh for scoring. Defensively New Orleans ranks seventh overall but 25th for points allowed. Also problematic is a ranking of 30th for takeaways. First-place Tampa Bay leads the Saints by half a game in the NFC South.
Chicago Bears Overview
Monday saw the Bears lose at the Rams 24-10 as 6.5-point dogs with under 44. To be exact the game was illustrative of Chicago’s terrible offense. Coach Matt Nagy arrived with strong credentials as the Chiefs offensive coordinator. But the Bears quarterbacking situation has provided a stark challenge.
Chicago is 5-2 straight up, 4-3 vs. the odds, and 2-5 under the total. Overall, the Bears rank 29th in the NFL for offense and 27th for scoring. Defensively Chicago is 10th overall and seventh for points allowed. Chicago is a disturbing 19th in the NFL for turnovers. The second place is the Bears standing in the NFC North. Green Bay holds a half-game lead.
New Orleans Saints at Chicago Bears Against the spread
The Saints are:
- 8-1 against the spread in their last nine away games
- 6-1 over the total away from home
- 1-4 under the total head to head with the Bears
- 4-1 on the board in their last five games against Chicago
The Bears are:
- 1-3-1 against the spread when hosting the Saints
- 6-2 over the total at home against New Orleans
- 6-13 vs. the odds in their last 19 games
- 2-4 on the board in their last six games at Soldier Field
- 1-7 under the total at home
New Orleans Saints at Chicago Bears SBG Free Picks
As was previously noted the Bears lack Pro Football Betting value at home and against New Orleans. So too does Chicago lack the offense to stay in the game.
Saints at Bears SBG Best Bet: New Orleans Saints.