Recent History Points To A Bears Advantage Over The Lions

Lovie Smith 8-2 on Monday Night FootballMonday night, the 4-1 Chicago Bears host the 2-3 Detroit Lions. The Bears come into the game off their bye week and are winners of three straight. The Lions enter this game after a dramatic, come-from-behind, 26-23 overtime victory over the Philadelphia Eagles.

However, this will not be an easy game for the Lions, because the Bears have won seven of their last eight meetings, in this series, including four straight in Chicago.

In addition, under head coach Lovie Smith, the Bears have an impressive 8-2 record on Monday Night Football.