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Bears vs Giants Pick & Preview- NFL Week 4

The Chicago Bears travel to take on the New York Giants, at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ. Kickoff for this week’s game is set for 1:00 PM ET and will be televised on FOX. The -3.5 head into this NFC matchup as the 3.5 favorite to come away with the win.

Bears vs Giants Matchup at a Glance

  • Sport: NFL
  • Teams: Chicago Bears at New York Giants
  • Where: East Rutherford at MetLife Stadium
  • Date: Sunday, October 2nd
  • Betting Odds NYG -3.5, CHI +146 | NYG +-177 O/U 39.0

Can Justin Fields Help Lead The Bears To A Road Upset At New York?

Last week, the Bears knocked off the Texans by a score of 23-20. In terms of the spread, Chicago and Houston pushed, with the Bears as -3.0 point favorites. In terms of the over-under, the teams combined for 43 points, which surpassed the betting line of 39.

Offensively, the Bears 23 points was better than last year’s season average of 18.29 points per game.

Chicago did a good in the run game vs Houston, compiling 281 on 40 carries. Khalil Herbert led the team, with 157 yards, including 2 touchdowns.

Quarterback Justin Fields struggled to move the ball in the passing game, finishing with just 106 through the air and a passer rating of 27.7. Not only did Fields struggle to pick up passing yardage, but he was not able to throw for a touchdown. Leading the team in the passing game was Cole Kmet, who finished with 40 yards, including a yards per reception figure of 20.0. In terms of pass yards per game, on average, Chicago is the 32nd ranked team in the NFL. This season, 28.3% of the team’s offensive plays have come through the pass, placing them 32nd in the NFL.

This season, the Bears have generated 6 sacks, which is just 24th in the league. However, they could be in line to see this number increase as they are generating hits on the quarterback at a high rate.

Can Daniel Jones And The Giants Take Care Of Business At Home?

In week 3, the New York Giants dropped their NFC East matchup against the Cowboys by a score of 23-16. Going into the game, the oddsmakers had Giants as the -1.5 favorite. Going into the game, the over-under total was set at 38 points, which the team’s surpassed.

On offense, the Giants came home with a slightly better performance than last year’s season average of 15.18 points per game.

New York ran the ball 25 times, finishing with 167 yards. In addition to running for 81 yards, Saquon Barkley ran for 1 scores.

Against New York, quarterback Daniel Jones threw for a total of 196 yards, and a passer rating of 57.94. For the game, Jones was not able to score a touchdown either through the air or on the ground. Sterling Shepard had a big game in the passing attack, finishing with 49 yards on 5 catches. In terms of pass yards per game, on average, New York is the 30th ranked team in the NFL. Going into the game, the Giants have thrown a total of 2.0 interceptions, coming on a passing completion percentage of 66.60000000000001% (11th).

This season, the Giants have generated 3 sacks, which is just 29th in the league. However, they could be in line to see this number increase as they are generating hits on the quarterback at a high rate.

Odds & Free Betting Analysis for this NFL Game

Last year, Chicago and New York played 1 time, with the Bears winning by a score of 29-3. Chicago was the betting favorite at -6.5, while the over-under line was 36.5.

Over the last 5 matchups between Chicago and New York, the Giants have won 3 of the last 5 games. The two teams have combined to average 38.0 points per game in their last 5 meetings.

The New York Giants have performed well vs the spread in recent games, going 3-2-0. The Bears offense has averaged 21.6 points per game over the 5 most recent meetings with New York, compared to the Giants at 16.4.

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Bears vs Giants Pick

  • Free Spread Prediction: Giants -3.5