Lions vs. Bears Line and Betting Trends December 6, 2020

Written by on October 10, 2020

The Detroit Lions (1-3) are 10.5-point favorites when they visit the Chicago Bears (4-1) in an NFC North matchup on Sunday, December 6, 2020 at Soldier Field. An over/under of 42.5 is set for the game.

Game Info

  • Game Day: Sunday, December 6, 2020
  • Game Time: 1:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: FOX
  • Location: Chicago, IL
  • Stadium: Soldier Field
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Betting Information

Lions vs Bears Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline
Lions -10.5 120 -212 42.5 -133 -133 -9999 600

Lions Betting Insights

  • Detroit is just 1-3 against the spread.
  • Most of Detroit’s games this year — three out of four — have hit the over (75%).
  • The Lions, on average, score 4.8 more points per game this season (24.8) than the Bears allow (20).
  • In games where Detroit score at least 24.8 points this season, they are 1-1 overall and 1-1 against the spread.
  • When the Chicago defense allows 20 points or fewer this year, the Bears have put together a 2-1 overall record and a 1-2 record against the spread.
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Bears Betting Insights

  • Chicago has put together a 3-2 record against the spread this season.
  • Most of Chicago’s games this year — three out of five — have failed to go over the point total (60%).
  • The average points per game output for the Bears this season, 21, is 10.8 fewer than the 31.8 the Lions have given up in each contest.
  • When they meet or go over their scoring average this season, Chicago is 2-0 and 2-0 against the spread.
  • When Detroit allows opposing offenses to put 31.8 points or fewer on the scoreboard this year, they are 1-1 overall and 1-1 against the spread.
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Computer Picks

Computer picks for Lions vs Bears
ATS Over/Under Score Prediction
Bears (+10.5) Over (42.5) Bears 29 Lions 20

Total Facts

  • The average total the Lions have had set in games this year is 14.0 more points than this outing’s point total.
  • The average point total for the Bears this year is 1.5 points less than this game’s over/under.
  • The Lions and their opponents have combined to score more than this matchup’s point total (42.5 points) in 100% of their outings this year (four of four opportunities).
  • Chicago and its opponents have combined to score at least 42.5 points in 40% of their matchups this season (two of five opportunities).
  • The Lions and the Bears combine to average 3.3 more points per game than the over/under of 42.5 set for this game.
  • The Lions and the Bears have seen their opponents average a combined 9.3 more points per game than the point total of 42.5 set for this game.
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Lions vs Bears: Last 5 Meetings

Chicago has an edge against Detroit in the past five matchups between these two teams, collecting a 5-0 record in those games. In those games against the Bears, the Lions have a 2-1 record against the spread. Chicago has had the scoring advantage in those five matchups, recording 128 points while Detroit scored 94.

Lions vs Bears: Last Five Meetings
Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Total Yards Result
9/13/2020 Lions Lions -2.50 42.50 -137 +120 426-363 DET 27-23 CHI
11/28/2019 Bears Lions -5.5 37 -240 +205 419-364 CHI 24-20 CHI
11/10/2019 Bears Bears -7 38 -278 +240 357-226 DET 20-13 CHI
11/22/2018 N/A Lions N/A N/A N/A N/A 333-264 DET 23-16 CHI
11/11/2018 N/A Bears N/A N/A N/A N/A 402-305 CHI 34-22 CHI

Betting Insights: Last Three Games (Both Teams)

  • The Lions total over the last three games is 16.2 points more than the 42.5 total given for this matchup.
  • Detroit is just 1-2 against the spread and 1-2 straight up over their last three games.
  • The over has been kind to Detroit. They have gone over the total two times in the last three contests.
  • The Bears total over the last three games is 0.8 points fewer than the 42.5 over/under listed for this matchup.
  • Chicago has gone 2-1 against the spread and 2-1 overall in their last three outcomes.
  • The under has been the norm for Chicago. They have failed to reach the total two times in their last three games.

Injury Report

Lions: No Injuries Listed

Lions: No Injuries Listed

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