On Sunday afternoon, the Chicago Bears, fresh off their Monday night victory, are back at it as they welcome the Carolina Panthers. The game in Soldier Field is scheduled to start at 1:00 PM ET, with regional coverage to be provided by FOX.
The Panthers enter this game off of a loss at home to the Dallas Cowboys, 19-14. The two teams each had 18 first downs, with the Panthers holding a slim 328-312 edge in offensive yards. In fact, the stats game was remarkably close. However, penalties and turnovers cost Carolina, as they were called for 9 penalties costing them 71 yards, lost a fumble, and threw an interception. QB Cam Newton threw 21-of-37, for 233 yards, and 1 touchdown. Start your Football Betting on Panthers vs. Bears Game.
The Bears are coming off of a win at home on Monday over the Detroit Lions, 13-7. The Bears defense was as strong as ever, forcing the Lions into four turnovers. That included 3 lost fumbles and 1 interception. The Chicago offense held a 171-97 edge in rushing yards, and held onto the ball for 9 more minutes than Detroit. QB Jay Cutler threw 16-of-31, for 150 yards, and 1 touchdown, while WR Brandon Marshall ran for 81 yards and a touchdown on 6 catches.
The underdog is 5-1 ATS in Panthers games so far this season. Carolina is 4-1 ATS coming off of a loss spreadwise. They are 2-4 ATS on the year, and 1-0 ATS as a road underdog. The Bears are 1-7 ATS as favorites in the 2nd of two straight home games. They are 4-2 ATS overall, and 2-1 ATS as a home favorite.
These two teams have met six times since 2001, with each team winning three games. Their last meeting, in October 2011, resulted in a 34-29 Bears victory. In that one, the Bears were 6 ½ point home favorites. In an October 2010 matchup, the Bears won 23-6, in a game in which the Panthers were 2 ½ point favorites. Check the NFL Football Lines for Falcons vs. Eagles Game.
For this Sunday’s game, the Bears are 7 ½ point favorites at home, according to the sbgglobal.eu Sportsbook odds. The over/under is set at 43 points.
Open an Account for the best Sportsbook Parlay and Vegas Teaser Payouts in the Industry.