The Detroit Lions (7-2) host a NFC North clash against the Chicago Bears (3-7) on Sunday, November 19, 2023 at Ford Field.

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Lions vs. Bears Game Info

Lions Stats & Insights

  • The Lions rank ninth in total defense this year (310.7 yards allowed per game), but they’ve been thriving on the offensive side of the ball, ranking second-best in the NFL with 406.4 total yards per game.
  • The Lions are averaging 26.8 points per game on offense (sixth in NFL), and they rank 21st on defense with 22.6 points allowed per game.
  • The Lions sport the 20th-ranked defense this year in terms of passing yards (231.6 allowed per game), and they’ve been better on offense, ranking fourth-best with 267.4 passing yards per game.
  • The Lions have been a difficult matchup for opposing teams in the running game, as they rank top-five in both rushing offense (fourth-best with 139 rushing yards per game) and rushing defense (third-best with 79.1 rushing yards allowed per game) this season.
  • The Lions rank 15th in third-down efficiency (39.7%) on offense and seventh in third-down conversion rate allowed (35%) on defense this season.
  • The Lions rank 18th in yards per play allowed this year (5.6), but they’ve been playing really well on offense, ranking third-best in the NFL with 6.1 yards per play.
  • The Lions have forced 11 total turnovers (20th in NFL) this season and have turned it over 10 times (seventh in NFL) for a turnover margin of +1, 10th-ranked in the NFL.

Bears Stats & Insights

  • In terms of total offense, the Bears rank 20th in the NFL (322.8 total yards per game) and 15th on the other side of the ball (324.2 total yards allowed per game).
  • The Bears rank 19th in the NFL with 20.4 points per game on offense, and they rank 27th with 25.5 points allowed per game on defense.
  • In terms of passing, the Bears rank 24th in the NFL (187.7 passing yards per game) and 25th on defense (248.2 passing yards allowed per contest).
  • The Bears’ offense has averaged 322.8 yards per game this year, within 12.1 yards of the 310.7 the Lions’ defense has allowed. The Bears pick up 5.4 yards per play and the Lions give up 5.6.
  • In contests where the Bears offense totals more than the Lions’ average yard allowance this year (310.7 per game), they are 3-1-1 against the spread and 2-3 overall.
  • From an offensive standpoint, the Bears are posting 5.4 yards per play (16th-ranked). They rank 13th in the NFL on the other side of the ball (5.4 yards given up per play).
  • The Bears have turned the ball over 18 times this year, while the Lions have 11 takeaways.

Lions vs. Bears Stats Comparison

Lions Bears
Off. Yards Avg. (Rank) 406.4 (2) 322.8 (15)
Def. Yards Avg. (Rank) 310.7 (8) 324.2 (22)
Rush Yards Avg. (Rank) 139 (4) 135.1 (5)
Pass Yards Avg. (Rank) 267.4 (4) 187.7 (24)
Turnovers (Rank) 10 (7) 18 (30)
Takeaways (Rank) 11 (20) 9 (27)

Recent Betting Trends

Detroit Lions

  • In its last three games, Detroit has two wins against the spread, and is 2-1 overall.
  • Detroit has hit the over twice in its past three games.
  • Detroit’s scoring average over the last three games is 1.0 points lower than the 47 total listed for this matchup.

Chicago Bears

  • Over their last three contests, the Bears have one win against the spread, and are 2-1 overall.
  • The Bears have not gone over the total in their past three games.
  • The Bears and their opponents have combined to score an average of 41.8 combined points over their last three games, 5.2 less than the 47 over/under in this matchup.

Lions Injuries

Lions Injuries: No Injuries Listed

Chicago Bears Injuries

Bears Injuries: No Injuries Listed

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