Josh Dobbs and the Minnesota Vikings (6-5) will look to continue their magical second-half ride when they welcome the Chicago Bears (3-8) to U.S. Bank Stadium on Monday Night. Here’s a look at how the public is betting ahead of the matchup.
Monday Night Football betting splits
Bears vs. Vikings
Spread: Vikings -3
While the Vikings don’t have Kirk Cousins, they’re still the better team, as evidenced by them being three-point favorites. The public agrees the oddsmakers in this case, as 65% of the bets and 66% of the money are with the Bills. The Vikings are 7-3-1 against the spread this season.
Most of the public thinks Monday’s game will result in fireworks, as 67% of the bets and 64% of the money is with the over of 44. Both of these teams have cleared this over in two of their last three games, and they won’t have to worry about the weather thanks to U.S. Bank Stadium’s dome. The Vikings won 19-13 when these teams faced off in Chicago earlier this season.
Moneyline: Vikings -148, Bears +124
Most of the public thinks that the Vikings won’t have any trouble taking care of the Bears, as 91% of the bets and 95% of the money are with the Vikings winning on the moneyline. While the Vikings lost to the Broncos last week, they had won their five previous games.