NFL PREDICTIONS & BETTING TIPS

Chicago Bears vs Detroit Lions: Predictions, betting trends and stats for Week 12

By Squawka NFL

Published: 13:45, 24 November 2021

Oddsmakers give the Chicago Bears (3-7) a reasonable chance to end their five-game losing streak, as they are favored by 4.5 points in a matchup with the Detroit Lions (0-9-1) on Thursday, November 25, 2021 at Ford Field.

Bears vs Lions predictions

Squawka predictions for Bears vs Lions
ATS Score prediction
Lions (+4.5) Lions 22 Bears 21

Last three results

Bears recent betting insights

  • Chicago has covered the spread once, and is 0-3 overall, in its past three games.
  • In its past three games, Chicago has hit the over twice.

Lions recent betting insights

  • In its last three games, Detroit has two wins against the spread, and is 0-2-1 overall.
  • Detroit has hit the over once in its past three games.

Bears vs Lions head-to-head

Chicago has a 4-1 advantage over Detroit in the past five matchups between these two squads. The Bears and Lions have an even 1-1 record against the spread in those games with the two squads eclipsing the point total both times. Chicago scored 124 points in those five matchups compared to Detroit’s 106.

Bears vs Lions betting odds

Bears vs Lions betting information
Favorite Spread Favorite spread odds Underdog spread odds Total Over total odds Under total odds
Bears -4.5 -104 -117 41.5 -110 -110

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Bears vs Lions betting insights

Bears trends

  • Chicago is 4-7-0 against the spread this season.
  • This season, three of Chicago’s games have gone over the point total out of 11 chances.
  • The Bears put up 11.0 fewer points per game (16.3) than the Lions allow (27.3).
  • The Bears rack up 287.9 yards per game, 88.8 fewer yards than the 376.7 the Lions give up per outing.

Lions trends

  • Detroit has covered the spread in a game seven times this year (7-4-0).
  • In games this season when an underdog by 4.5 points or more, the Lions are 7-1 against the spread.
  • Detroit games have finished with a final combined score above the over/under three times out of 11 chances this year.
  • The Lions average 16.0 points per game, 8.0 fewer than the Bears surrender (24.0).
  • The Lions rack up 31.9 fewer yards per game (311.7) than the Bears give up (343.6).
  • Detroit is 3-2 against the spread and 0-4 overall when the team amasses over 343.6 yards.

Team stats

Compare 2021 season stats for Bears and Lions
Bears Stats Lions
183.2 Pass yards 220.3
244.6 Pass yards against 248.9
132.1 Rush yards 114.2
122.8 Rush yards against 140.5
-4 Turnover differential -1

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Player betting tips

Bears top players

  • Justin Fields has thrown for 1,361 yards (115-for-198), with four touchdowns and eight interceptions (136.1 yards per game). He’s also run the ball 56 times for 311 yards and two touchdowns.
  • In four of 10 games this season, Fields has thrown a touchdown pass, but he has no games with multiple TD passes.
  • David Montgomery has churned out a team-leading 430 rushing yards (71.7 per game) and three scores.
  • Montgomery has had a rushing touchdown in two games this year, including multiple rushing TDs once.
  • Darnell Mooney has been targeted 75 times and has 41 catches, leading his team with 571 yards (57.1 ypg) while also scoring three touchdowns.
  • Mooney has had a receiving touchdown in three of 10 games this year, but no games with multiple receiving TDs.
Select player props for the Chicago Bears
Name Pass Yds Pass TDs Rush Yds Rush TDs Rec Yds Rec TDs
Justin Fields 212.5 (-114) 35.5 (-109)
David Montgomery 81.5 (-115) 17.5 (-120)
Darnell Mooney 1.5 (+123) 63.5 (-113)

Lions top players

  • This campaign, Jared Goff has put up 2,109 passing yards (210.9 per game) while completing 220 of 333 passes (66.1%), with eight touchdowns and six interceptions.
  • D’Andre Swift has churned out a team-high 555 rushing yards (55.5 per game) and scored four touchdowns. He has tacked on 53 catches for 420 yards, also tops on the team, with two receiving touchdowns.
  • Jamaal Williams has 323 yards on 78 carries (32.3 yards per game), with two rushing touchdowns.
  • T.J. Hockenson has 54 catches (73 targets) and paces his team with 499 receiving yards (49.9 per game) while scoring two touchdowns.
  • Kalif Raymond has caught 30 passes on 47 targets for 363 yards and two touchdowns.
Select player props for the Detroit Lions
Name Pass Yds Pass TDs Rush Yds Rush TDs Rec Yds Rec TDs
Jared Goff 184.5 (-115) 1.5 (+109) 3.5 (-125)
D’Andre Swift 61.5 (-115) 36.5 (-121)
T.J. Hockenson 50.5 (-109)

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