The Detroit Lions take on the Minnesota Vikings in one of the NFL Games on Sunday, start time at 1:00 PM ET, at U.S. Bank Stadium.
The Minnesota Vikings (5-2) are coming from a 20-10 loss to the Chicago Bears last week in which Sam Bradford completed 23 of 37 passes for 228 yards and a touchdown. On the ground, Matt Asiata rushed for 42 yards in 14 carries. In the receiving end, Stefon Diggs posted 76 yards and a touchdown in eight receptions while Adam Thielen added 40 yards in three receptions. Asiata added 36 yards in two catches.
Offensively, the Vikings are averaging 19.9 points and 293.3 total yards (221.4 in passing and 71.9 in rushing) per game. Defensively, the Vikings are yielding 14.9 points and 297.1 yards (204.6 in passing and 92.6 in rushing) per game against the opposing teams.
The Detroit Lions (4-4) are coming from a 20-13 loss to the Houston Texans last week in which Matthew Stafford threw for 240 yards and a touchdown in 27-for-41 passes. On the ground, Theo Riddick rushed for 56 yards in 11 attempts. In the receiving end, Eric Ebron led in receiving with 79 yards in seven receptions while Riddick added 77 yards and a touchdown in eight catches.
Offensively, the Lions are averaging 22.9 points and 341.1 total yards (255.6 in passing and 85.5) in rushing per game. Defensively, the Lions are yielding 23.8 points and 370.0 total yards (259.4 in passing and 110.6 in rushing) per game against the opposing teams.
Lions vs Vikings game schedule info:
Date: November 6, 2016
Start Time: 1:00 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: Fox
Live Stream: NF L Game Pass
Odds and Point Spread: -6.5 Vikings, 41.5 O/U