Chicago Bears at Cincinnati Bengals Week 14 NFL Picks & Parlay 12/10/2017
Sunday, December 10, 2017
Paul Brown Stadium
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Paul Brown Stadium is the venue for the game between the Chicago Bears and the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday, December 10, 2017. The opening line for this matchup has Cincinnati as 6.5 point favorites. The total has been set at 39.5. The Bengals are 7-5-0 against the spread and their over/under mark is 6-6-0. The Bears are 5-6-1 ATS and their over/under record is 4-8-0.
Valuable Chicago Bears Betting Trends
The Chicago Bears are 4-8-0 against the over/under
The Chicago Bears are 5-6-1 against the spread
Important Cincinnati Bengals Betting Trends
The Cincinnati Bengals are 6-6-0 against the over/under
The Cincinnati Bengals are 7-5-0 against the spread
Key Chicago Bears Injuries
12/04/17 K Cairo Santos Groin IR
12/03/17 DB DeAndre Houston-Carson Ankle is "?" Sunday vs Cincinnati
12/03/17 DB Adrian Amos Hamstring is "?" Sunday vs Cincinnati
12/03/17 DB Bryce Callahan Knee is "?" Sunday vs Cincinnati
12/03/17 OL Kyle Long Shoulder injured last game, is "?" Sunday vs Cincinnati
12/03/17 LB Pernell McPhee Shoulder injured last game, is "?" Sunday vs Cincinnati
11/21/17 LB Leonard Floyd Knee IR
10/30/17 TE Zach Miller Knee IR
10/10/17 LB Willie Young Triceps IR
09/12/17 LB Jerrell Freeman Concussion IR
09/10/17 WR Kevin White Shoulder IR
09/04/17 RB Ka'Deem Carey Wrist IR
09/04/17 LS Patrick Scales Knee IR
08/30/17 WR Cameron Meredith ACL IR
08/12/17 C Eric Kush Hamstring IR
Key Cincinnati Bengals Injuries
12/04/17 CB Adam Jones Groin left last game, is "?" Sunday vs Chicago
12/04/17 CB Darqueze Dennard Knee injured last game, is "?" Sunday vs Chicago
12/04/17 HB Joe Mixon Concussion left last game, is "?" Sunday vs Chicago
12/04/17 LB Nick Vigil Ankle is "?" Sunday vs Chicago
12/04/17 S Shawn Williams Hamstring is "?" Sunday vs Chicago
12/04/17 LB Vincent Rey Hamstring is "?" Sunday vs Chicago
12/04/17 LB Vontaze Burfict Arm injured last game, is "?" Sunday vs Chicago
11/11/17 HB Jeremy Hill Ankle IR
11/08/17 T Jake Fisher Illness IR
10/12/17 TE Tyler Eifert Back IR
09/05/17 QB Jeff Driskel Thumb IR
08/30/17 HB Cedric Peerman Shoulder IR
Useful Offensive Statistics
The Chicago Bears have run for 1,386 yards as a unit, which ranks 13th in the league. They've run 323 times, averaging 4.3 yards per rush as a unit. The Bears have been penalized on offense 78 times for 631 yards so far this year, which has them 20th in the NFL in penalties. They are 30th in the National Football League in points scored with 191. They have run 687 plays this year for 3,309 yards, which ranks them 32nd in the NFL in total offense. The Bears average 4.8 yards per play, which is 28th in the league. As a team they have accumulated a total of 187 1st downs this season, ranking them 32nd overall as an offensive unit. Mitch Trubisky has completed 106 throws while attempting 193 passes for a completion percentage of 54.9%. He has passed for 1,237 yards this year. He averages 11.7 yards per completion and 6.4 yards per pass attempt. His quarterback rating this season is 74.6.
The Bears rush defense has given up 343 attempts for 1,346 yards this season, putting them in 15th place in the NFL against the run. They have had 83 penalties for 633 yards on defense this year. That places them 6th in the league. They've allowed a score on 37.9% of possessions on defense, which is 24th in the NFL. Chicago is 14th in the NFL in points surrendered on defense with 267. They have given up a total of 3,998 yards on D, which is 14th in the league. The Bears are 14th in yards per play allowed with 5.2. Their pass defense has allowed 6.2 net yards per pass attempt, ranking them 17th in the National Football League. Opponent offenses have completed 261 throws on 394 attempts against the Chicago Bears defense this season, ranking them 19th and 11th in the league. The Chicago pass defense has also surrendered a total of 2,652 yards in the air, which is 12th overall in total pass defense.
Special Teams Stats
The Chicago Bears have tried 18 field goals this season and made 12, which is 32nd in the league. Their kickers have a FG percentage of 66.7%. Chicago Bears kickers have made 100% of their extra points, going 19 for 19 this season. Their punters have accumulated 2,996 yards on 64 punts, averaging 46.8 yards per punt. That ranks them 9th in the NFL in punting average. Chicago is 16th in the NFL in punt returns with 24. They've totaled 229 punt return yards and are averaging 9.5 yards per return, which is 8th in the league. Their longest punt return this season is 61 yards. They have returned 36 kicks for 766 yards on special teams, placing them 3rd in kick return yardage. The Bears average 21.3 yards per kick return and have a long of 46 yards this season. They are 28th in the National Football League in all-purpose yards with 4,510.
Useful Offensive Statistics
The Cincinnati Bengals are 24th in the NFL in points scored with 219. They have run 670 plays this season for 3,370 yards, which ranks them 31st in the league in total offense. The Bengals average 5 yards per play, which is 21st in the National Football League. As a team they have accumulated a total of 195 1st downs this year, placing them 30th overall as an offensive unit. On the ground Cincinnati has run for 962 yards as a team, which ranks 30th in the NFL. They've run 280 times, averaging 3.4 yards per carry as a rushing unit. The Bengals have been penalized on offense 87 times for 807 yards so far this season, which has them 8th in the league in penalties. Andy Dalton has thrown for 2,606 yards this season. He has completed 222 passes on 360 attempts for a completion percentage of 61.7%. His quarterback rating this season is 92.9. He averages 7.2 yards per pass attempt and 11.7 yards per completion.
Cincinnati is 10th in the league in points allowed on defense with 238. They have surrendered a total of 4,009 yards on D, which is 16th in the NFL. The Bengals are ranked 4th in yards per play allowed with 4.9. Their pass defense has given up 5.5 net yards per pass attempt, placing them 2nd in the league as a unit. Opposing offenses have completed 247 passes on 422 attempts against the Cincinnati defense this season, placing them 11th and 24th in the National Football League. The Bengals pass defense has also given up a total of 2,524 yards through the air, which is 8th overall in total pass defense. Their rushing defense has allowed 369 attempts for 1,485 yards this year, putting them in 28th place in the league against the run. The Cincinnati Bengals have committed 71 penalties for 618 yards on the defensive side of the ball this season. That ranks them 5th in the NFL. They've given up a score on 36.6% of possessions on defense, which is 17th in the league.
Special Teams Stats
Cincinnati is ranked 1st in the league in punt returns with 37. They've accumulated 357 punt return yards and average 9.6 yards per return, which is 6th in the NFL. Their longest punt return so far this year is 40 yards. They have returned 23 kicks for 485 yards on special teams, ranking 16th in kick return yardage. The Bengals average 21.1 yards per kick return and have a long of 41 yards this year. They are 31st in the league in all-purpose yards with 4,410. The Cincinnati Bengals have attempted 15 field goals this season and made 13, which is 28th in the National Football League. Their kickers have a field goal percentage of 86.7%. Cincinnati kickers have made 92% of their extra points, going 24 for 26 this year. Their punters have totaled 2,991 yards on 64 punts, averaging 46.7 yards per punt. That places them 11th in the NFL in punting average.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Bengals -6.5 and over 39.5 total points
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