NFL Matchups  >>  Minnesota Vikings vs. Chicago Bears Preview 11/25/2012

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The Minnesota Vikings and the Chicago Bears will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at Soldier Field.
Oddsmakers currently have the Bears listed as 6½-point favorites versus the Vikings, while the game's total is sitting at 38½.
The Vikings were a 34-24 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Lions. They covered the 3-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (58) made winners of OVER bettors.
Chicago lost its last outing, a 32-7 result against the 49ers on November 19. The Bears failed to cover in that game as a 3.5-point underdog, while the 39 combined points took the game OVER the total.

CURRENT STREAK:
Chicago has lost 2 straight games.

TEAM RECORDS:
Minnesota: 6-4 SU, 4-5-1 ATS
Chicago: 7-3 SU, 5-4-1 ATS
MINNESOTA MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in November are 4-6
When playing on grass are 4-6
After outgaining opponent are 4-6
When playing within the division are 2-8

CHICAGO MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in November are 7-3
When playing on grass are 6-4
After being outgained are 6-4
When playing within the division are 4-6


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Minnesota's last 6 games when playing on the road against Chicago
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Minnesota's last 6 games on the road
Minnesota is 5-19 SU in its last 24 games on the road
Chicago is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Minnesota
Chicago is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games when playing at home against Minnesota
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chicago's last 6 games when playing at home against Minnesota
Chicago is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home

NEXT UP:
Minnesota at Green Bay, Sunday, December 2
Chicago home to Seattle, Sunday, December 2