One of the biggest lines you'll see in the NFL is present in Week 3 as the Chicago Bears take on the Seattle Seahawks. The game at CenturyLink Field is scheduled to kick off at 4:25 PM ET, with the Bears more than a two-touchdown road dog.
The Bears are 0-2 SU and 0-2 ATS so far this season. This will be their first game on the road, and both of their games have gone OVER the line set by sportsbook pros. They are coming off of a 48-23 loss to the Arizona Cardinals, where they lost against the spread as 2 point home underdogs. The total went OVER the 45 ½ point line set by NFL gambling experts in that one.
The Seahawks are 0-2 SU and 0-2 ATS overall this year. This will be their first home game, and one of their games has gone OVER the line, with the other one going UNDER. They are coming off of a 27-17 loss to the Green Bay Packers, where they lost against the spread as 3 ½ point road underdogs. The total went UNDER the 49 point line sportsbooks had set for that game.
Chicago is 5-1 ATS in Week 3, and 2-5 ATS coming off of a loss spreadwise. They are 2-5 ATS in September, and 2-5 ATS overall lately. They are 10-25 ATS against NFC teams. The total has gone UNDER in all 6 of their recent games against teams with a losing record, and OVER in all 5 of their recent games in September. The total has gone OVER in 19 of their last 26 road games.
Seattle is 5-0 ATS in Week 3, and 37-17-1 ATS against the NFC. They are 37-18-1 ATS at home lately, and 2-5 ATS coming off of a loss spreadwise. The total has gone OVER in 4 of their last 5 games overall, and UNDER in 4 of their last 5 coming off of a SU loss. The total has gone OVER in 5 of their last 7 games in September.
Between these teams, the Bears are 2-5 ATS lately, and the road team is 4-1 ATS in this series. The total has gone OVER in all 8 of their recent matchups.
They last met in December 2012, when the Seahawks won 23-17, and won against the spread as 3 point road underdogs. The total went OVER the 37 point line set by SBG Global for that game.
For Sunday afternoon's matchup, the Seahawks are listed in the betting odds as a 14 ½ point home favorite. The over/under is set at 44 points. Online casinos are keeping this game off the moneyline, not giving the Bears and their second-string quarterback a chance.