The Chicago Bears will hit the road in NFC North division play as they face the Minnesota Vikings in an NFL pro football game set for Sunday afternoon.
Kick off time from Minnesota is set for 1PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by FOX.
The current betting odds from this week thirteen game has the home team Minnesota Vikings favored by -1 point with a total lined at 49 points.
Chicago drops to 6-5 on the year after a 42-21 road defeat last week to the St Louis Rams as a +1 point underdog. The game total landed at over 46 points. The Bears fell behind 21-7 after one quarter.
Their offense produced 424 yards with 80 rushing on 26 carries. Josh McCown hit on 36 of 47 passes for 352 yards with two touchdowns and one pick. Matt Forte had 77 rushing yards on 16 carries. They team had three turnovers and took none away from St Louis. On defense the Bears gave up 406 yards offensively to the Rams with 258 running on 29 rushes.
Minnesota dropped to 2-8-1 after a 26-26 tie at the Green Bay Packers last week as a +5 ½ point underdog. The game total came in at over 44 ½ points. The Vikings were up by 13 points after three quarters and allowed the Packers to rally for the overtime period. Each team traded field goals in the opening drive of the extra session.
The Vikings offense produced 447 yards with 232 rushing on 43 carries. Christian Ponder hit on 21 of 30 passes for 230 yards and a touchdown. Adrian Peterson ran for 146 yards and a touchdown on 32 rushes. The Minnesota defense allowed 494 yards to the Packers offense with 196 rushing yardage on 34 carries.