NFL Week 2 Betting: Chicago Bears at Green Bay Packers

NFL Week 2 Betting: Chicago Bears at Green Bay Packers:

The Chicago Bears and the Green Bay Packers will get together on Thursday night in the National Football League. The Bears and Packers are both out of the NFC North, and are predicted at the top of the division. Chicago comes into the game with a 1-0 record after beating up on Indianapolis on Sunday. The Packers are in search of their first win of the season; as they got beat by San Francisco on Sunday.

The Green Bay Packers had a terrible time slowing down the new looked 49ers offense. San Francisco scored 30 points in the win. Green Bay also had some struggles moving the ball as well, as they didn’t score in the first or third quarter of the game. Green Bay’s defense allowed San Francisco to pick up 186 yards per game on the ground in the game. This is the second of two straight home games to start the season for the Packers.

The Bears started slow, including a pass by Jay Cutler intercepted and returned for a touchdown. After that, Chicago caught on fire, and ended the game with 41 points. Chicago gave rookie quarterback Andrew Luck a rude awakening to the NFL, as they intercepted three of his passes, and also forced him to fumble. Michael Bush and Matt Forte – the two running backs picked up three rushing touchdowns in the win for the Bears.

Odds and Sports Betting Line

Chicago Bears +6

Green Bay Packers -6

Free Prediction

The National Football League got this one right. This is a perfect game to put on National TV on Thursday night. The Bears and Packers have owned the division for years. This is a long time rivalry, and usually when these two teams get together , they play fantastic games. We like Green Bay to come out with a little chip on their shoulder following their season opening loss. Look for the two teams to combine for nearly 50 points in the game.

Prediction: Green Bay Packers 27-20

Free Pick

This is a tough bet to make. Chicago looks good, and has a chance to be a NFC contender. They have had a tough time in the past winning in Green Bay. Look for the Packers to come out and win this game by a touchdown, therefore covering the spread of -6. We are betting the Packers over the Bears on Thursday.

Pick: Green Bay Packers -6