Packers vs Bears Stats & Trends Preview!

Sunday January 3, 2021
Green Bay (-5.5) vs. Chicago (+5.5) OU (52)
4:25 pm ET (1:25 pm PT)
WagerPro Expert
George Romanelli

 

The oldest rivalry in the NFL pits the Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears in Soldier Field this Sunday. There is a ton on the line here in multiple capacities. Green Bay looks to lock up the number one overall seed in the NFC. The Bears look to secure a Wild card berth in a win and you’re in scenario. What better way to do these things facing off with your most hated rival.

The Green Bay Packers won their 5th straight game and improved to 12-3 on the season after defeating the Tennessee Titans, 40-14, this past Sunday night. Green Bay had no trouble generating offense through the air and on the ground against the Titans and put the game out of reach after a 30-yard TD run by AJ Dillon gave the Packers a 33-14 lead with 3:35 left in the 3rd quarter. Green Bay outgained Tennessee by a 448-260 margin and also won the turnover margin by a 2-1 margin. Leading the way for the Packers was Aaron Rodgers who completed 21 of 25 passes for 231 yards, 4 TD, & 1 INT. Green Bay is allowing their opponents to average 23.5 ppg on 349.2 total yards per game (236.1 passing yds/g; 113.1 rushing yds/g).

The Chicago Bears won their 3rd straight game and improved to 8-7 on the season after defeating the Jacksonville Jaguars, 41-17, this past Sunday. Chicago dominated Jacksonville on both ends of the field and had no trouble securing the victory after 21-unanswered points in the 3rd quarter gave the Bears a 34-10 lead. Chicago outgained Jacksonville by a 391-279 margin and won the turnover battle by a 2-1 margin in the victory. Leading the way for the Bears was QB Mitchell Trubisky who completed 24 of 35 passes for 265 yards, 2 TD, & 1 INT while also adding a rushing TD.  Chicago is allowing their opponents to average 22.3 ppg on 362.3 total yards per game (246.6 passing yds/g; 115.7 rushing yds/g).

The Under is 4-0 in the Packers last 4 games after allowing less than 15 points in their previous game. The Bears are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games after scoring more than 30 points in their previous game. The Over is 6-0 in the Packers last 6 games in January. The Under is 11-2 in the Bears last 13 games after allowing less than 90 yards rushing in their previous game. The Packers are 16-5 ATS in their last 21 meetings in Chicago. The Over is 6-0 in the Packers last 6 games in January. The Under is 11-2 in the Bears last 13 games after allowing less than 90 yards rushing in their previous game. The Packers are 19-7 ATS in their last 26 meetings. The Packers are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games after accumulating more than 150 yards rushing in their previous game. The Under is 5-1 in the Bears last 6 games as a home underdog. The  Over is 5-2 in the last 7 meetings in Chicago. The Under is 5-1 in the Packers last 6 games following a ATS win. The Over is 5-1 in Bears last 6 vs. NFC North. The Favorite is 14-6 ATS in their last 20 meetings. The Over is 9-2 in the Packers last 11 games after allowing less than 150 yards passing in their previous game. The Bears are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games after accumulating more than 250 yards passing in their previous game.

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