The Green Bay Packers will hit the road in NFC North divisional action as they meet the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday Night Football.
Start time from Minnesota is scheduled for 8:30PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by NBC TV.
The point spread from Sunday Night Football have the road side Green Bay Packers favored by –9 1/2 points with the total lined at 46 1/2 points.
Green Bay moves to 4-2 on the season after a 31-13 home victory last week to the Cleveland Browns as a -7 ½ point betting favorite. The game total came in at under 45 points. The Packers jumped out to the 17-3 first half lead.
The team gained 357 yards with 104 running on 29 carries. Aaron Rodgers hit on 29 of 36 passes for 260 yards with three interceptions. Rookie back Eddie Lacy had 82 rushes on 22 carries and a touchdown. Green Bay got into the end zone three times in four red zone trips. On defense the Packers allowed 216 yards to the Browns with only 133 passing yards.
Minnesota falls to 1-5 in their 2013 campaign following a 23-7 road defeat last Monday Night to the New York Giants as a +4 point betting odds underdog. The game total came in at under 47 ½ points. New York was up 10-7 at the half then outscored the Vikings 13-0 in the second.
The Vikings put up 206 yards of offense with only 30 rushing yards on 14 carries. Josh Freeman hit on 20 of 53 passes for 190 yards and a pick. Adrian Peterson ran for only 28 yards on 13 carries. On defense Minnesota allowed 257 yards to the Giants offense with just 64 to their run game on 32 rushes.