The Green Bay Packers (0-1, 0-0 Home) play host to the Chicago Bears (1-0, 0-0 Away) at Lambeau Field on Sunday for their home opener. The Packers are 10-point favorites, and the total is 41.5. Chicago is coming off a 19-10 win over the San Francisco 49ers at Soldier Field last Sunday. Justin Fields was 8 of 17 for 121 yards with two touchdowns and an interception. Khalil Herbert ran nine times for 45 yards and a touchdown. Dante Pettis caught one pass for 51 yards and a touchdown. Green Bay lost 23-7 to the Minnesota Vikings at U.S. Bank Stadium last Sunday. Aaron Rodgers threw for 260 yards and an interception. Aaron Jones carried five times for 49 yards. AJ Dillon had five receptions for 46 yards.
The Packers won both games between the teams last season, including a 45-30 win in their last meeting in December, their sixth straight win against Chicago. Rodgers threw four touchdowns for Green Bay, as Davante Adams scored twice. Fields tossed two touchdowns for Chicago.
TALE OF THE TAPE
The Bears’ 19 points scored ranks 22nd in the NFL, and they are facing a Packers defense whose 23 points surrendered is 19th. Meanwhile, Green Bay is 30th in the league in scoring after putting up only 7 points, and Chicago’s 10 points allowed ranks 5th.
SportsTips’ NFL Pick:
Green Bay Packers (-500)
Want up to a $1K risk free bet for this pick?
Claim with today!
If you need more news, information and predictions, head over to our NFL hub page for all your football needs!
*Odds correct at time of publication, courtesy of BetMGM.