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2013 Odds to Win the NFC North

The calendar has turned the page to July and later this month all 32 NFL teams will open training camps in preparation for the start of another season. As part of an ongoing series, NFL Betting Trends is taking a closer look at the current odds for every NFL team in terms of their chances to win their respective division. This week we turn our attention to the NFC North.

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2013 NFL Win / Loss Picks and Forecast for the Chicago Bears

The Chicago Bears had a great year in the National Football League last season as they accumulated ten wins on the season. However that was not good enough to get a playoff spot as the Minnesota Vikings surprised all to steal a spot from the Bears.

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2013 NFL Betting: Top 10 NFL Over Teams From 2012

The 2013 NFL season is just around the corner, and today at Bang the Book, we’re going to take a look at the 10 best ‘over’ teams from the 2012 campaign.

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Top 10 NFL Defenses to Watch for the 2013 Season

The Baltimore Ravens definitively won their championship last year with the old cliché of running the ball and playing good defense. Oh sure, QB Joe Flacco was a monster in the second season, and he was able to get the job done when it mattered most, but the foundation of the team was its ‘D’. This year, Baltimore has one of the many defenses that we think could make a big time difference when we’re talking about wins and losses. Check out the Top 10 defenses that we are keeping an eye on this year in the NFL!

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Top 10 NFL Quarterbacks to Bet On for the 2013 Season

The 2013 NFL season will be here before you know it, and that means that it’s time to take a look at some of the best and worst players and teams to bet on. No matter how good your team is, you aren’t winning without a good quarterback, and we are going to be looking at some of the best quarterbacks to bet on this year. Keep in mind, the flashiest names aren’t always the best quarterbacks to bet on though, and we are searching for some remarkable value here, not necessarily the best talent. Don’t go looking for Tom Brady and some of the other stars of the NFL on this list. We’re digging deep to find you the best quarterbacks to bet on.

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Green Bay Packers vs. Chicago Bears Pick

The Green Bay Packers started out slowly, but they have won seven of their last eight games. The Chicago Bears started out red hot, but they have lost four of their last five games. Green Bay picked up a win against the Bears earlier this year. Chicago is only one game behind in the division, and this is a huge game for them. Can the Bears pick up the win in front of their home crowd at Soldier Field?

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Seattle Seahawks vs. Chicago Bears Pick

A pair of NFC teams that are competing for playoff spots this year will meet up in NFL betting action at Soldier Field, as the Seattle Seahawks face the Chicago Bears.

The Seahawks are still hanging on to that last playoff spot in the NFC right now, as they are tied with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Minnesota Vikings for the No. 6 seed at 6-5.

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Minnesota Vikings vs. Chicago Bears Pick

The Chicago Bears jumped out to a 7-1 start, and they had a nice lead in the NFC North. The team has dropped two straight, and they are now tied atop the division with the Green Bay Packers. Minnesota is only one game behind, and the Vikings will be looking to even things up with the Bears as they visit Soldier Field this weekend. Let’s take a look at this key divisional matchup.

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Chicago Bears vs. San Francisco 49ers Free Pick

The Chicago Bears were not only beat 13-6 by Houston last Sunday night as one-point favorites at home, they were beat up as well. The main casualty was quarterback Jay Cutler, who is listed as doubtful for Monday night after getting knocked out of last week’s game with a concussion. The Bears are still in first place in the NFC North at 7-2 straight-up and 5-4 against the spread and the total has gone OVER in four of their last six games.

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Houston Texans vs. Chicago Bears Free Pick

In what much of the betting public believes to be an early preview of Super Bowl XLVII, the Texans come into this prime-time clash with a 7-1 record straight-up and a profitable 6-2 record against the spread. The total has gone OVER in four of their last six games.

Houston has been the complete package this season with an offense that can move the ball through the air behind Matt Schaub and on the ground with Arian Foster.

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