Thursday Night Football
Chicago Bears vs Green Bay Packers
The fans at Lambeau Field will be treated to a game between the Chicago Bears and the Green Bay Packers when they take their seats on Thursday. The Packers will be playing the final contest of a four game homestretch. Green Bay hasn’t played four consecutive games at home since 1963.
Since Mike McCarthy took over as head coach the Packers are 14-7 against the bears during regular and postseason games. In 13 of the 14 wins Green Bay has scored at least 20 points against the Bears. In the past 5 games the Packers have scored at least 30 points.
The Green Bay Packers will debut their color rush uniforms on Thursday. Featuring a white jersey, pants and socks. No two teams have met on the gridiron more than the Packers and Bears, as Thursday marks the 193rd matchup.
Bovada currently has the Packers listed as 8-point favorites versus the Bears, while the game’s total is sitting at 46½ at time of press.
The Packers were a 30-16 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Cowboys. They failed to cover the -5.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (46) made winners of UNDER bettors.
In their last action, Chicago was a 17-16 loser at home against the Jaguars. They failed to cover the -2.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (33) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.