The NFL betting odds for the Chicago Bears vs. Detroit Lions game on Sunday, December 11th at Ford Field are as follows here at SBG Global sportsbook where people come to do their betting on football games:
Bears +8 (-110) 43½ (-110)
Lions -8 (-110) 43½ (-110)
Da Bears (3-9) went and found the only NFC team doing worst than them and beat the Niners 26-6 on Sunday. Matt Barkley went 11 of 18 for 192 yards. Jordan Howard ran for 117 yards and three TDs on 32 carries. Josh ‘Bel Ami’ Bellamy had 93 yards on four receptions. Connor Barth converted 1 of 1 field goals. Nick Kwiatkoski had nine tackles. Akiem Hicks and Leonard Floyd had two sacks each. The Bears snapped a three-game losing streak.
The Lions (8-4) beat the Saints 28-13 on Sunday. Matt Stafford threw 30 of 42 for 341 yards and two TDs. Zach Zenner ran for 40 on nine carries. Golden Tate had 145 yards and one TD on eight receptions. Matt Prater kicked 5 of 5 field goals. Nevin Lawson had six tackles. Devin Taylor had one sack. Glover Quin, Tavon Wilson, and Miles Killebrew each intercepted a pass. The Lions have won four games in a row.
Chicago ranks 16th in total yards (348.2), 17th in passing yards (246.1), 19th in rushing yards (102.1), and 30th in points (17.0) per game, and 6th in passing yards (220.3), 7th in total yards (326.8), 16th in points (22.5), and 18th in rushing yards (106.5) allowed per game. Barkley is 45 of 87 (51.7%) for 589 yards with three TDs and four picks. Howard has run for 883 yards and five TDs on 181 carries. Zach Miller has 486 yards and four TDs on 47 catches. Jerrell Freeman has 91 combined tackles. Willie Young has 7½ sacks.
Detroit ranks 15th in passing yards (256.1), 18th in points (22.9), 21st in total yards (337.2), and 29th in rushing yards (81.2) per game, and 12th in points (20.9), 13th in rushing yards (98.2), 15th in total yards (354.8), and 20th in passing yards (256.6) allowed per game. Theo Riddick has run for 357 yards and one TD on 92 carries. Tate has 762 yards on 65 carries while Anquan Boldin has six receiving TDs. Tahir Whitehead has 101 combined tackles. Kerry Hyder has seven sacks.
Bears NFL betting odds trends: 4-10 against the spread in the last five games, 3-10 straight-up in the last 13 games, 1-5 against the spread in the last six road games, 0-5 straight-up in the last five road games, 4-8-1 against the spread in the last 13 games versus the Lions, 1-6 straight-up in the last seven games versus the Lions, 1-5 against the spread in the last six visits to Detroit, and 1-4 straight-up in the last five visits to Detroit.
Lions NFL betting odds trends: 7-1 against the spread and straight-up in the last eight games, 5-0 against the spread and straight-up in the last five home games, 6-1 straight-up in the last seven games versus the Bears, 5-1 against the spread in the last six games hosting the Bears, and 4-1 straight-up in the last five games hosting the Bears.