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Vikings at Bears Week 8 Betting Preview and Odds

Let's look at an NFC North matchup from Week 8, with the Minnesota Vikings taking on the Chicago Bears. The game at Soldier Field is scheduled to kick off at 1:00 PM ET, with television coverage on FOX. Currently, the Vikings are a very slight road favorite.

The Vikings are 4-2 SU and 5-1 ATS so far this season. They are 1-2 on the road, and one of their games has gone OVER the line, with the other five all going UNDER. They are coming off of a 28-19 win over the Detroit Lions, where they won against the spread as 1 point road underdogs. The total went OVER the 44 ½ point line set by sportsbooks in that one.

The Bears are 2-4 SU and 3-3 ATS overall this year. They are 1-2 at home, and three of their games have gone OVER, with the other three going UNDER the line. They are coming off of a bye week, but before that suffered a 37-34 overtime loss to the Detroit Lions, where they won against the spread as 3 ½ point road underdogs. The total went OVER the 45 point line set by oddsmakers.

Minnesta is 5-0 ATS after a SU win, and 5-1 ATS against teams with a losing record. They are 4-1 ATS when playing in November, and 4-1 ATS against NFC North opponents. The total has gone UNDER in 6 of their last 7 games overall, and UNDER in 6 of their last 7 against NFC North teams. The total has gone UNDER in 6 of their last 8 on the road.

Chicago is 11-26 ATS against the NFC, and 5-12 ATS against NFC North opponents. They are 2-5 ATS against teams with a winning record, and 2-5 ATS when playing in November. The total has gone UNDER in 5 of their last 6 after a SU loss, and OVER in 8 of their last 10 games against teams with a winning record. The total has gone OVER in 5 of their last 8 games in Week 8.

Between these teams, the Vikings are 3-8 ATS lately, and 1-6 ATS when playing in Chicago. The home team is 18-7 ATS in this series. The total has gone UNDER in 6 of their last 7 matchups.

Their last meeting was a 13-9 Vikings victory, where the Bears won against the spread as 7 point road underdogs. The total went UNDER the 47 point line set by sports gambling experts.

For Sunday afternoon's game, the Vikings are listed as 1 point road favorites. The over/under is set at 43 points. On the moneyline, Minnesota is listed at -120, where the Bears are even money.