Minnesota Vikings vs. Green Bay Packers Free Pick Prediction NFL Pro Football Odds Preview 9-18-2016
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The Green Bay Packers are hitting the road in week two to face NFC North rival the Minnesota Vikings in an NFL pro football game on Sunday Night.

Start Time: 8:30PM ET

Location: Minnesota


NFL Point Spread Odds: Green Bay -2 ½ points

Money Line: Packers -140 odds and Vikings +120 odds

Over Under Total: 45 points

Notes: The division title was on the line when these teams met late in the regular season that saw the Vikings prevail at home.

Green Bay is 1-0 with the 27-23 road victory to the Jacksonville Jaguars as a -3 ½ point favorite. The total went over 47 points. The Packers gained only 294 yards of offense. Aaron Rodgers completed 20 of 34 throws for 199 yards and two touchdowns. Eddie Lacy had 14 carries for 61 yards. Green Bay was able to stuff the Jaguars run game as they rushed it 26 times for 48 yards. Good thing they did as they allowed Blake Bortles to pass for 320 yards.

Minnesota is 1-0 with the 25-16 road victory to the Tennessee Titans as a -2 ½ point favorite. The total went over 40 points. The Vikings got going late as they fell behind 10-0 at the half. Minnesota won despite 65 yards rushing on 28 carries which is supposed to be the strength of this team. Shaun Hill completed 18 of 33 passes for 236 yards with 0 of 3 conversions in drives in the red zone. Adrian Peterson had only 31 yards on 19 carries. The Vikings stuffed the Titans run game as they gave up 64 yards on 22 carries. Minnesota benefitted from a +3 turnover margin.