Expert sports picks against the spread previews Sunday Night Football on NBC Chicago Bears at Pittsburgh Steelers. NBCSports.com has online viewing.
Real-time odds point spread on this game from Vegas sportsbooks has Chicago (-2) and 40.5 or 41. Of the two teams, the top offense based on rushing yards per attempt is Chicago by 1.4. Insofar as passing yards per reception (different than passing yards per attempt), Vegas experts edge belongs to Chicago Bears by 1.0. Yards per point judges the better team on offense as Chicago as well by 11.6.
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Defense who is better at stopping the run? Founded on yards per pass attempt it is Pittsburgh by .3. Based upon yards per reception, defensively better at stopping the passing game manifests to be Steelers by 1.0. Last and most definitely not least is yards per point gauging the superior defensive team as Pittsburgh by 4.2.
Turnover statistical supremacy is Chicago by five. Yards per point is determined by diving total yards by number of points. Offensively a lower number is considered more efficient. On defense, a higher number is better.