Chicago Bears vs.
Minnesota Vikings: Point spread and line
The preview, including point
spread and betting line, of the Monday night football game
Chicago Bears vs. Minnesota Vikings.
are closing this NFL Week 15 betting previews with the final
game, the Monday night football matchup between the Chicago
Bears (5-8) and the Minnesota Vikings (7-6). With the
Bears out of the playoff picture and the Vikings looking forward
to the playoffs wild card thanks to the Lions 6-game losing
streak, it's only natural to see Minnesota favorite in this
football game. At the online sportsbook
Bodog Sports (instant deposits
avail.), the point spread on the Chicago Bears vs. Minnesota
Vikings is currently sitting at -11 points chalk the Vikings
with the total set at 43 points. Minnesota is also the odds
favorite this week, the line on the Vikings listed as -550 at
Bookmaker and the Bears line is
underdog +450. These two NFC North football teams have already
met this season in October, a game won by the Vikings 34-31. Now
the Vikings will attempt to extend their winning streak to five
games, by repeating the October outcome.
The Minnesota Vikings should be able to
cover the 11 points spread, considering that only safety Mike
Doss and cornerback Charles Gordon remain questionable for the
Monday night football game. At the Bears camp, however,
quarterback Rex Grossman is listed as doubtful for the game
against the Vikings and questionable remain DTs Tommie Harris
and Darwin Walker, as well as CB Nathan Vasher. Consider that
Chicago is 5-14 against the spread in its last 19 games and
Minnesota is 5-1 against the spread in its last 6 games. Also,
the total has gone OVER in 5 of Minnesota's last 7 games.