Week 4’s Best Betting Spread for Lions and Bears 10/03/2021 at Soldier Field
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Lions and Bears 10/03/2021 – Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois will play host to an exciting matchup between the Detroit Lions and Chicago Bears in their week 4 NFL season. The Bears hope to tilt the scale in their favor on Sunday after losing four of their last six games at home. Chicago is currently 1-2 in the NFC North, holding the second spot behind the Green Bay Packers. The not-so-lucky Detroit Lions are placed last on the table with a 0-3 record. With the Bears playing at home and also having a better season so far, week 4 NFL picks predict a win for Chicago on Sunday.
Lions and Bears 10/03/2021
Lions and Bears 10/03/2021
The Lions played against the Baltimore Ravens last week with the odds in their favor. However, they lost the game (19-17) in a crushing fashion and are yet to enjoy a win this season. Though the team is struggling for a victory, they still are playing relentlessly on the field. 26-year-old Jared Goff has a completed pass percentage of 69.9 for 801 yards. He also has five touchdowns and two interceptions. The Lions are covering an average of 105.7 yards on the ground per game with D’Andre Swift leading the team in the ground game. Though their pass defense seems to be weak, it is worthwhile mentioning 25-year-old Will Harris who has 20 tackles.
Players to watch: J. Goff QB (GP 3, CMP 86, ATT 123, CMP% 69.9, YDS 801, AVG 6.5, YDS/G 288.3, LNG 46, TD 5, INT 2, SACK 6, SYL 59, RTG 94.3), D. Swift RB (GP 3, ATT 33, YDS 123, AVG 3.7, LNG 16, BIG 0, TD 1, YDS/G 41, FUM 0, LST 0, FD 9), T.J. Hockenson TE (GP 3, REC 18, TGTS 22, YDS 173, AVG 9.6, TD 2, LNG 23, BIG 3, YDS/G 57.7, FUM 0, LST 0, YAC 75, FD 11).
Chicago fans were excited for week 3 as they would finally get to see quarterback Justin Fields in his debut. Unfortunately, the excitement dipped quite soon after he was sacked nine times. Only 6 of his 20 throws were completed for a distance of 68 yards. Offensively, the team is not exactly showing its strong suite, averaging 22.3 points per game. Andy Dalton has a completed pass percentage of 73.5 for 262 yards. The Bears are covering 101 yards on the ground. With Roquan Smith’s 29 tackles and Robert Quinn’s four sacks, Chicago is allowing 25.7 points and 350.7 yards per game on defense.
Players to watch: A. Dalton QB (GP 2, CMP 36, ATT 49, CMP% 73.5, YDS 262, AVG 5.3, YDS/G 150, LNG 19, TD 1, INT 1, SACK 4, SYL 36, RTG 83.9), D. Montgomery RB (GP 3, ATT 46, YDS 203, AVG 4.4, LNG 41, BIG 1, TD 1, YDS/G 67.7, FUM 0, LST 0, FD 11), D. Mooney WR (GP 3, REC 12, TGTS 19, YDS 101, AVG 8.4, TD 0, LNG 21, BIG 1, YDS/G 33.7, FUM 0, LST 0, YAC 13, FD 5).
Lions and Bears Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Detroit’s last 13 games.
Chicago are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
Lions and Bears Betting Picks
Week 4 NFL might not be the winning week for the hungry Lions. Though Chicago has its struggle especially with Nagy yet to position Fields strategically, they are in a better position to win Sunday’s game. NFL betting lines are predicting a win for the Chicago Bears with a score of 31-24.