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Atlanta Falcons vs Chicago Bears 06/16/2020 NFL Madden20 Previews, Betting Results and Analysis
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Atlanta Falcons vs Chicago Bears 06/16/2020 – The Atlanta Falcons face the Chicago Bears on Tuesday in an NFL Madden20 SIM showdown. Both teams are coming off a loss and will be aching to bounce back. Atlanta lost to New England, 33-20 while Chicago dropped a 37-27 loss to Los Angeles. For this game, NFL sportsbook picks the Falcons to come out on top. Tasked to lead Atlanta will be Julio Jones. He holds an overall rating of 97, highlighted by 98 in a spectacular catch. On defense, Grady Jarrett tries to hold up the fort. He has an overall rating of 90, including 91 in acceleration. Out to buck the odds are the Bears. Chicago will lean on Allen Robinson II to lead the way on offense. He owns an overall rating of 89 with 96 in catching. Defensively, it will be Khalil Mack holding up the fort. He owns an overall rating of 98, including 95 in power move.
Atlanta Falcons vs Chicago Bears 06/16/2020
Atlanta Falcons are slight favorites but cannot let their guard down. Jones needs help offensively, meaning Austin Hooper and Matt Ryan need to help out. Hooper owns an overall rating of 89 with 97 in catching. Ryan needs to quarterback well, owning an overall rating of 87, including 94 in agility. On defense, Deion Jones, Keanu Neal and Desmond Trufant need to back up Jarrett. Jones owns an overall rating of 86 while Neal is at 85. Trufant is not far behind with an 84 overall rating, highlighted by 96 in agility.
Chicago Bears are not expected to make it easy for the Falcons. They can reverse the projections but need players to help out their leaders. Offensively, Trey Burton and Taylor Gabriel need to help out Robinson. Burton owns an overall rating of 82 while Gabriel is at 81. On defense, Mack needs help from guys like Eddie Jackson and Akiem Hicks. Jackson owns an overall rating of 89, something that includes 94 in zone coverage. Hicks has 88 overall to show, highlighted by 91 in block shedding.
Atlanta Falcons vs Chicago Bears Betting Picks
From the player ratings, the Falcons seem to have a slight edge on offense over the Bears. But defensively, both teams are almost even. NFL money game sides with Atlanta, probably expecting a good offensive game from the Falcons. If Chicago wants to pull off a stunner, it may be up to their defense to frustrate the offensive intentions of Ryan and Jones. However, the Bears also need to play decent offense, something they are likely to have trouble against Atlanta.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Falcons is at -110 for this match while the Bears are at -120.
Spread: It is just 1 point between the Falcons and the Bears across the spread. Atlanta owns the -1 while Chicago is at +1.
Total: 53 points is the given total for this game between the Falcons and the Bears with the over/under at -115.
Prediction: 31-26, Falcons win.