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NFL Game Preview: Eagles vs. Bears

by: AnthonyP On  Thursday, September 25, 2008
Tags:  Afc   Chicago Bears   Fantasy Football   Gambling   Nfc   NFL  

Philadelphia EaglesChicago BearsThe Philadelphia Eagles and the Chicago Bears will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at Soldier Field.

Oddsmakers currently have the Eagles listed as 3-point favorites versus the Bears, while the game’s total is sitting at 40½.

The Eagles defeated Pittsburgh 15-6 as a 3.5-point favorite in Week 3. The combined score fell UNDER the posted over/under total (45).

Donovan McNabb passed for 196 yards with a touchdown and an interception for Philadelphia, while Correll Buckhalter rushed for 43 yards on 10 carries and caught six passes for 44 yards with a touchdown.

The Bears lost to Tampa Bay 27-24 in overtime as a 3-point favorite in Week 3. The combined score went OVER the posted over/under total (35).

Kyle Orton had 268 passing yards with two touchdowns and two interceptions for Chicago, while Brandon Lloyd had six receptions for 124 yards and a touchdown.

Current streak:
Chicago has lost 2 straight games.

Team records:
Philadelphia: 2-1 SU, 3-0 ATS
Chicago: 1-2 SU, 1-1-1 ATS

Philadelphia most recently:
When playing in September are 5-5
When playing on grass are 6-4
After outgaining opponent are 4-6
When playing outside the division are 7-3

Chicago most recently:
When playing in September are 5-5
When playing on grass are 5-5
After being outgained are 5-5
When playing outside the division are 5-5

A few trends to consider:
Philadelphia is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Philadelphia is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Philadelphia is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Philadelphia’s last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chicago’s last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chicago’s last 5 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Chicago’s last 8 games when playing at home against Philadelphia
Chicago is 8-4 ATS in its last 12 games when playing Philadelphia

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