NFL Expert Picks: Minnesota Vikings vs. Chicago Bears - Week 12

Do the experts believe the Minnesota Vikings will defeat the Chicago Bears on Monday night?

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Who do the experts believe will come out with a win in the Monday night matchup between the Minnesota Vikings and Chicago Bears?

After a heartbreaking one-point loss to the Denver Broncos in Week 11, the Minnesota Vikings will attempt to get their season back on track when they face the Chicago Bears inside U.S. Bank Stadium on Monday night.

Despite their loss last week, the Vikings have still won five of their last six games, and with a 6-5 record, they are still in position to qualify for the playoffs this season.

As for the Bears, they head into the matchup with a 3-8 record, which includes losses in four of their last six games. It seems like a contest that the Vikings should win, but do the experts feel the same way?

Do the NFL experts believe the Minnesota Vikings will defeat the Chicago Bears in Week 12?

Below is a list of some of the most notable names that cover the NFL and their choice for the winner of Monday night's matchup between Minnesota and Chicago.


  • Matt Bowen: Vikings win
  • Mike Clay: Vikings win
  • Jeremy Fowler: Vikings win
  • Eric Moody: Vikings win
  • Lindsey Thiry: Vikings win
  • Seth Wickersham: Vikings win

NFL Media

  • Daniel Jeremiah: Vikings win
  • Colleen Wolfe: Vikings win
  • Adam Rank: Bears win
  • Marcas Grant: Vikings win
  • Marc Sessler: Bears win
  • Maurice Jones-Drew: Vikings win
  • Grant Gordon: Vikings win
  • Nick Shook: Vikings win
  • Eric Edholm: Vikings win
  • Kevin Patra: Vikings win

CBS Sports

  • Pete Prisco: Vikings win
  • Will Brinson: Bears win
  • Jared Dubin: Vikings win
  • Ryan Wilson: Vikings win
  • John Breech: Vikings win
  • Tyler Sullivan: Vikings win