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Chicago Bears vs. Detroit Lions

The Chicago Bears and the Detroit Lions will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at Ford Field.

Chicago won its last outing, a 28-13 result against the Cardinals on December 23. The Bears covered in that game as a 6.5-point favorite, while the 41 combined points took the game OVER the total.

Detroit lost its last outing, a 31-18 result against the Falcons on December 22. The Lions failed to cover in that game as a 3.5-point underdog, while the 49 combined points took the game UNDER the total.

Current streak:
Detroit has lost 7 straight games.

Team records:
Chicago: 9-6 SU, 7-7-1 ATS
Detroit: 4-11 SU, 4-10-1 ATS

Chicago most recently:
When playing in December are 3-7
When playing on turf are 6-4
After outgaining opponent are 3-7
When playing within the division are 5-5

Detroit most recently:
When playing in December are 5-5
When playing on turf are 3-7
After outgaining opponent are 3-7
When playing within the division are 2-8

A few trends to consider:
Chicago is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chicago's last 6 games on the road
Chicago is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against Detroit
Chicago is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Detroit's last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 6 games when playing at home against Chicago
Detroit is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games at home
Detroit is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Chicago