..

Seattle Seahawks vs. Chicago Bears Point Spread -6 ½ At One Book

Written by:
Tyrone Black
Published on:
Oct/13/2010
Seattle Seahawks vs. Chicago Bears

The Seattle Seahawks vs. Chicago Bears point spread was listed at Bears -7 across the board except for SBG Global, the online sportsbook online where Gambling911.com found a spread of -6 ½.

Well, we all know by now that the Seattle Seahawks can’t seem to play well on the road and, not surprisingly, more than 90 percent of the betting action is coming in on the Bears in this game. 

Heading into Wednesday morning we are learning that Jay Cutler has been cleared to practice today and is expected to start for Chicago this coming Sunday.

The Bears are certainly one of the season’s biggest surprises and they currently lead the NFC North.  They are listed with 28/1 odds of winning the 2011 Super Bowl (perhaps good value all things considered)

The Bears' performance at Carolina gave new meaning to "ugly win," but they found a way to stumble into first place, ESPNChicago.com's Jon Greenberg writes.

“If Jay Cutler were playing instead of the very mortal Todd Collins on a sunny, warm Sunday at Bank of America Stadium, the Bears might have won this game by 30.”

Seattle, meanwhile, had its bye last week.  They got hammered by the St. Louis Rams the week prior.

The Rams sacked Matt Hasselbeck four times, had one interception and forced a fumble.

For the sports bettor there are some really important stats available that should be considered prior to betting on the Seahawks vs. Bears point spread.

Let’s be perfectly blunt here, the stats really go against Seattle in this game.

When playing with 2 weeks or more of rest, the Seahawks are just 4-16 since 1992.  They are 5-16 after a bye week. 

When playing against a team with a winning record, they are just 3-10 over the last three seasons.  In fact, the Seahawks are 1-10 Against The Spread in their last 11 road games vs. a team with a winning home record.

The Seahawks are 4-9 ATS in their last 13 vs. NFC.

They are 4-10 ATS in their last 14 games as an underdog.

Seahawks are 8-21-1 ATS in their last 30 games as a road underdog.

The Seahawks are 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games after allowing less than 90 yards rushing in their previous game.

The Seahawks are 0-6 ATS in their last 6 games as a road underdog of 3.5-10.0, 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games in Week 6, 0-7 ATS in their last 7 games on grass.

Based on these stats, Gambling911.com does not recommend a bet on the Seattle Seahawks, at least not with the point spread.

Chicago beat Seattle by a score of  25-19 last season.

One stat going against the Bears, they are 2-7 ATS in their last 9 games as a home favorite of 3.5-10.0. – Tyrone Black, Gambling911.com reporting. 

 

Advertisement:  Play in the free $15,000 NFL Handicapping Contest each NFL week for all active clients.  Every NFL football season, clients will have one free entry to make weekly handicapping picks and win up to $15,000!

Football News News

What The Line Should Really Be On The LSU vs. Mississippi State Week 4 Game

What The Line Should Really Be On The LSU vs. Mississippi State Week 4 Game

Two teams 2-1 Straight Up will look to bolster their records.  LSU comes into Mississippi State as a -2.5 favorite. 

What The Line Should Really Be On The Clemson vs. NC State Week 4 Game

What The Line Should Really Be On The Clemson vs. NC State Week 4 Game

North Carolina State is a +10 home dog.  They are 2-1 Straight Up and Against The Spread.  Clemson, in theory at least, should win this game.  But does Clemson risk going 0-4 Against The Spread? 

What The Line Should Really Be On The Texas A&M vs. Arkansas Week 4 Game

Ahead of Week 3 Gambling911.com had a line on this game at Texas A&M -9, adjusted to Texas A&M -6 by Sunday.  The actual line fell from -6 to -4.5 at BetOnline. 

What The Line Should Really Be On The Colorado State vs. Iowa Week 4 Game

What The Line Should Really Be On The Colorado State vs. Iowa Week 4 Game

Iowa (3-0 Straight Up and Against The Spread) is coming in as a big -23 favorite at home versus Colorado State (1-2 SU, ATS).  Do the oddsmakers have it right here?  Gambling911.com has a line of -25, so unless the Hawkeyes come in flat here they should cover this spread.

What The Line Should Really Be On The Notre Dame vs. Wisconsin Week 4 Game

What The Line Should Really Be On The Notre Dame vs. Wisconsin Week 4 Game

Notre Dame is ranked higher on the AP Top 25 than Wisconsin with their 3-0 record (the Badgers are 1-1).   The Fighting Irish, however, are looking in on the Top 25 from the outside in terms of team ratings.

Syndicate