Vikings vs. Lions Odds, Picks & Betting Predictions
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- Our experts cover every actionable angle of the Minnesota Vikings and Detroit Lions.
- Find their analysis of the betting odds below, complete with picks and projections.
Vikings at Lions Odds, Picks & Betting Predictions
- Odds: Vikings -2.5
- Over/Under: 43
- Kickoff: 1 p.m. ET
- TV Channel: FOX
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Simply put, the Lions can’t run the ball, which was evident in their loss to Green Bay. Detroit finished with a paltry 56 yards on 20 carries (2.8 yards per rush) against a Packers defense that’s struggled to defend the run.
For the year, the Lions are averaging only 3.8 yards per carry (26th in the NFL), so don’t expect Kerryon Johnson and Co. to churn out much on the ground against a Vikings defense that’s allowing the same amount (eighth).
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