The New York Jets (6-4) play the Chicago Bears (3-8) at MetLife Stadium on November 27th. A tally of six wins from ten games leaves the New York Jets with a divisional ranking of fourth in the AFC East, while the Chicago Bears are fourth in the NFC North after collecting three victories out of a possible 11. The Chicago Bears arrive at the MetLife Stadium as big outsiders to stop the New York Jets. The home side should be able to book this one as a win, considering how highly the oddsmakers favor them.
New York Jets VS Chicago Bears Betting lines
New York Jets VS Chicago Bears Betting expert picks
New York Jets VS Chicago Bears Moneyline
Going with the New York Jets (-200) on the moneyline looks too good to pass up here. In their last five matches, the hosts have bagged three wins to improve their regular season record to 6-4 SU. Odds of -200 suggest they have a win probability rate of 67% for this matchup. On the other side, the Chicago Bears are the clear underdogs at +170. The visitors are currently 1-4 SU on the road after losing four of their past five road trips.
New York Jets VS Chicago Bears Spread
The oddsmakers are siding with the New York Jets (-109) on the spread, but not by much. The hosts open up as 4.0-point favorites over the Chicago Bears for Sunday’s showdown. In the last four matchups in this series, the average points margin between these two sides was 6.5 points.
The New York Jets struggled to make home-field advantage count against the Chicago Bears in their past two matchups, losing both encounters at the MetLife Stadium by an average losing margin of 4.0 points. In their previous ten games, the New York Jets went 6-4 ATS overall and 4-3 ATS in the last ten games at home.
The Chicago Bears, on the other hand, have failed to cover the spread in four of their six road games this season. In their past 10 matches, the visitors went 4-6 ATS and also ended up with a record of 3-5 ATS from their eight most recent road trips.
New York Jets VS Chicago Bears Total
The average total from the previous four matchups between the New York Jets and the Chicago Bears was 40.5 points.
Siding with the Under (-112) seems a worthwhile bet. The total is set at 44.5, and with the two teams boasting an average points total of 40.5 from their last four matchups, it seems going under is the way to go.
The last five times the New York Jets were in action, the total went under. Meanwhile, on the other side of the market, the total only went over in three of the last five home games for the home side. They are 3-7 against the total across their last 10 games overall.
As for the Chicago Bears, the total has gone over in six of their last seven outings. Also worth noting is the fact that over was a winning bet in four of the last five away games for the Chicago Bears. All in all, they have an overall record of 7-3 against the total from their past 10 matches.
Jets VS Bears Betting trends
- New York Jets point score went under in their last five games
- The total points score went over for Chicago Bears, in their last five games
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New York Jets Form
The New York Jets are 6-4 for the season and their latest game against the New England Patriots finished in a 10-3 defeat, leaving them 6-4 across their past 10 games and 2-3 in the last five at home.
The New York Jets’ offense has been abysmal all season. It has put up just 19.9 points per game and they saw no improvement in the last five matches, which produced an average of 16.6 points. On the defensive side of the ball, there has been no letup whatsoever. The hosts boast one of the stingiest defenses in the entire country, allowing just 18.6 points per game for this season, and have remained formidable in the past five games, having only given up 13.6 points on average.
2021 was a year to forget for the New York Jets. The hosts failed to reach the playoffs, having finished fourth in the AFC East at 4-13, and are expected to miss the NFL postseason again, having gone 6-4 so far in the current campaign.
Chicago Bears Form
A 27-24 defeat to the Atlanta Falcons last week extended the losing streak of the Chicago Bears to four matches. Their record for the last 10 games now stands at 2-8 and 1-5 on the road.
The offense is on an excellent run of form, having put 29.6 points on board in the last five matches, which is more than the 21.9 points that the Chicago Bears have managed for the season. On the other side of the ball, the defense has struggled to contain opposing offenses. The visitors have given up 31.2 points in the previous five outings, which is much more than the 24.9 points they’ve allowed per game over the course of the regular season.
In 2021, the Chicago Bears went 6-11 to end up third in the NFC North and out of playoff contention. They hoped to make a return to the NFL postseason this year, but it looks like fans will have to wait a little longer as the visitors are only 3-8 this season so far.
New York Jets VS Chicago Bears H2H history
The previous matchup between these two franchises ended in a 24-10 win for the Chicago Bears at the Soldier Field in October 2018. Playing the New York Jets has been a great experience for the Chicago Bears in recent times with three wins on the bounce. Their recent record in this series is 4-0.
In their last four head-to-head games, the New York Jets managed 15.75 points on average per game, while the Chicago Bears put 24.75 points on board.