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Chicago is favored by 1-point at home over Houston.
The Chicago Bears are favored by 1 point at home when they host the 7-1 Houston Texans this Sunday at 7:20 p.m. CT. The line opened with even odds but has since slightly shifted in Chicago's favor.
The Bears have won six games in a row including a 51-20 win over the Tennessee Titans last Sunday. Chicago has opened the season with a 7-1 record which puts them one-game behind the 8-0 Atlanta Falcons for the best record in the NFC.
The Texans have won two in a row and at 7-1 are the best team in the AFC. The Green Bay Packers are the only team that has defeated the Texans and the Bears this season.
The Bears' defense leads the league with 17 interceptions and 11 touchdowns this season. Chicago has also forced a league-high 17 fumbles while recovering 11 of them.