Bears vs. Broncos Cheat Sheet: Odds, Picks, More

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Bears at Broncos Betting Guide, Picks

  • Spread: Bears -2
  • Total: 40
  • Time: 4:25 p.m. ET
  • TV Channel: FOX

Odds above as of Saturday and via PointsBet, where Action Network users can exclusively bet every NFL spread this season at reduced juice (-105).

Our analysts and experts break down the most important angles of this game.

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The Bears proved they still have one of the NFL’s best defenses in their season opener. If you thought otherwise, you’re crazy.

They were always going to have a huge advantage over the Broncos’ O-line in this matchup, but now it’s an even bigger mismatch with news that Ja’Wuan James will not play on Sunday. The drop-off to backup Elijah Wilkinson is significant.

There’s only so much highly-respected OL coach Mike Munchak can do with this unit in so little time. While I love the hire long-term, Chicago’s endless list of fully capable pass rushers should feast against this subpar line trying to protect a 34-year-old Joe Flacco.

See our full betting breakdown for Bears-Broncos here.

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Sean Koerner’s Projected Bears-Broncos Odds

Sean Koerner uses his NFL Power Ratings to project a spread and total for every game. See whether he thinks this game is worth a bet.

Pick ‘Em Confidence Rating

Sean Koerner ranks every straight-up and against-the-spread pick for pools in his Pick ‘Em Confidence Ratings.

See where the Bears and Broncos rank.

Survivor Pool Recommendations

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