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Bills vs Bears Prediction & NFL Odds for Week 16

Bills vs Bears Prediction & NFL Odds for Week 16

by USA WagerDecember 20, 2022

Check out our free Bills vs Bears prediction for the NFL week 16 game in Chicago. See who USA Wager likes to win and cover the spread in this football game. And, get our insight into the best over-under point total bet.

Bills vs Bears Prediction & NFL Odds for Week 16

On Saturday, December 24th, the Buffalo Bills travel to take on the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field. This Non-Conference matchup is set to kickoff at 1:00 PM ET, and will be televised on CBS.

Heading into Saturday’s game, Buffalo is a strong favorite to come away with the win. But, can Chicago take advantage of playing at home and pull off the upset? Keep reading to USA Wager’s Bills vs Bears prediction.

  • Spread: BUF -8.5 | CHI +8.5
  • MoneyLine: BUF -424 | CHI +325
  • Total: 40.5

Bills vs Bears Prediction: Spread

Heading into this week 16 contest against the Bears, the Bills have a 8-2 record in the AFC. Currently, their overall record sits at 11-3 On the season, Buffalo has one of the better scoring margins in the NFL, ranking 2nd with an average differential of 9.64 points. Through 14 games, the Bills have been the favorite in every contest. Currently, their average point spread is -7.

Buffalo has played well in their previous 5 road games, going 4-1-0 straight up. In this stretch, they averaged 23.2 points per game while allowing 19.0. The team’s also performed well vs the spread at 2-3. Buffalo has done well both straight up and vs the spread when favored to win the game, going 5-0 SU and 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games.

Heading into this week 16 contest against the Bills, the Bears have a 1-9 record in the NFC. Currently, their overall record sits a 3-11. With this record, the team is in the bottom half of the league in point differential. For the season, they have an average scoring margin of -4.86 points per game. So far, the Bears have been favored in 12 of their 14 games. The average point spread in these matchups is 6.

Through their last 5 home games, Chicago has an ATS record of just 2-3. However, their overall record was 0-5 while averaging 21.6 points per game. The Bears have a straight up record of 0-5 in their previous 5 games as the underdog. Against the spread, they had a mark of 2-3.

This week, our projections point to the Bears covering the spread in their matchup vs Buffalo. Although the team is far from a prolific passing offense, we see them performing well in week 16.

Free Spread Prediction: Chicago Bears 8.5

Bills vs Bears Prediction: Total

Heading into this week’s matchup, the Bills have an over-under record of 4-10. For the season, Buffalo has been one of the top performing offenses averaging 27.5 points per contest. In addition, the team has been tough on the other side of the ball, ranking 2nd in points allowed. On the other side, heading into this week’s matchup, the Bears have an over-under record of 9-5. This season, the Bears are averaging 20.71 points per contest, placing them 19th in the league. Defensively, the team is ranked just 30th in points allowed per game.

If looking to place a wager on the over-under, our projections see this game finishing with a total of 55 points, making the over the best bet.

Free Total Prediction: Over 40.5

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