Chicago Bears vs Detroit Lions 09/13/2020 Game Analysis, Tips and Forecast
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Chicago Bears vs Detroit Lions 09/13/2020 – The Chicago Bears and Detroit Lions are at the button of the NFC North last season and they hope to turn things around as they start their year this Sunday, September 13. This matchup will commence in Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan. Live coverage will be taken care of by CBS. They will start airing the match at 1:00 PM Eastern Time. SofaScore will be the place to watch the games through live streaming. The forecast by NFL Betting Odds for this game is that the Detroit Lions, who owns the home-field advantage, is seen as the opening weekend winners over the Chicago Bears.
The Chicago Bears missed the playoffs last year and finished third in the NFC North Division with an even record of 8-8. Michell Trubisky will be sharing time with Nick Foles in the quarterback position. Both will have the luxury of having wide receiver Allen Robinson as their main option to pass the ball to. David Montgomery and Tarik Cohen are running backs and should give them some extra yards this season. Kahlil Mack is one of the best linebackers in the league right now and expects him to hold the line and is one of the vocal leaders of the team.
Players to watch:
M. Trubisky QB GP 15 CMP 326 ATT 516 CMP% 63.2 YDS 3138 AVG 6.1 YDS/G 222.1 LNG 53 TD 17 INT 10 SACK 38 SYL 234 QBR 42.6 RTG 83, C. Daniel QB GP 3 CMP 45 ATT 64 CMP% 70.3 YDS 435 AVG 6.8 YDS/G 147 LNG 37 TD 3 INT 2 SACK 7 SYL 48 QBR 65.5 RTG 91.6, D. Montgomery RB GP 16 ATT 242 YDS 889 AVG 3.7 LNG 55 BIG 3 TDS 6 YDS/G 55.6 FUM 2 LST 2 FD 50, T. Cohen RB GP 16 ATT 64 YDS 213 AVG 3.3 LNG 19 BIG 0 TDS 0 YDS/G 13.3 FUM 0 LST 0 FD 15, A. Robinson II WR GP 16 REC 98 TGTS 154 YDS 1147 AVG 11.7 TD 7 LNG 49 BIG 15 YDS/G 71.7 FUM 0 LST 0 YAC 279 FD 63.
The Detroit Lions have finished one of the worst records in the NFL last season at 3-12-1. They eventually earned the third overall pick in the 2020 NFL draft and they drafted Jeff Okudah, a cornerback from Ohio State and his teammate Jonah Jackson at the 11th pick of the third round. Matthew Stafford will be orchestrating the offense as this team’s quarterback and he has Kerryon Johnson and D’Andre Swift as his running back options. The tandem of Kenny Golladay and Marvin Jones gives Stafford more options to pass to as the team’s wide receivers. Trey Flowers will be the anchor and main person of the team in defense,
Players to Watch:
M. Stafford QB GP 8 CMP 187 ATT 291 CMP% 64.3 YDS 2499 AVG 8.6 YDS/G 320.6 LNG 66 TD 19 INT 5 SACK 18 SYL 137 QBR 74.7 RTG 106, D. Blough QB GP 5 CMP 94 ATT 174 CMP% 54 YDS 984 AVG 5.7 YDS/G 206.8 LNG 75 TD 4 INT 6 SACK 14 SYL 104 QBR 31.7 RTG 64, K. Johnson RB GP 8 ATT 113 YDS 403 AVG 3.6 LNG 20 BIG 1 TDS 3 YDS/G 50.4 FUM 1 LST 1 FD 22, B. Scarbrough RB GP 6 ATT 89 YDS 377 AVG 4.2 LNG 30 BIG 2 TDS 1 YDS/G 62.8 FUM 1 LST 1 FD 15, K. Golladay WR GP 16 REC 65 TGTS 116 YDS 1190 AVG 18.3 TD 11 LNG 75 BIG 22 YDS/G 74.4 FUM 1 LST 1 YAC 301 FD 52.
Chicago Bears vs Detroit Lions Betting Numbers
Bears are 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games.
Detroit is 2-9 ATS in their last 11 games.
Chicago Bears vs Detroit Lions Betting Picks
Detroit has been very busy in the off-season. They are looking forward to trying out their new guys. The adjustments they made puts along with the home field advantage puts them above the Chicago Bears on opening weekend by Sports Gambling.