The Bears have won both of their games against the AFC North this season (Cincinnati, Pittsburgh). They are 4-1 in games decided by seven or fewer points, which this one projects to be on a day when adverse weather conditions may dial down passing offenses.
“When you have the wind you’re going to try to make the most of it so your play selection can dictate that,” said coach Marc Trestman. “What you do outside the numbers is affected as well and depths of routes.”
The projected wind and rain also will make coming back difficult and the Bears are 4-0 when leading at halftime. The Bears should be able to get up on the Ravens even with the latter’s ability to defend the run, and from there… .
Bears - 17 Ravens - 13