Through 3 Quarters
Only one more quarter stands between the Green Bay Packers and the win they were favored to collect going into this night. Three quarters in and their offense has really been able to impose its will, dominating the Minnesota Vikings 30-10.
Green Bay has been relying on WR Davante Adams, who has caught nine passes for one TD and 131 yards, and QB Aaron Rodgers, who has passed for two TDs and 242 yards on 31 attempts. Rodgers has been efficient, with a passer rating of 161.10. K Mason Crosby has contributed nine points on three field goals with a long of 37 yards.
No one has had a standout game offensively for Minnesota, but they have gotten one touchdown from WR K.J. Osborn. QB Sean Mannion has been efficient, with a passer rating of 120.60.
The Packers’ lead is the biggest they have had this season going into the fourth quarter.
Minnesota @ Green Bay
Current Records: Minnesota 7-8; Green Bay 12-3
What to Know
The Green Bay Packers and the Minnesota Vikings will face off in an NFC North clash at 8:20 p.m. ET Jan. 2 at Lambeau Field. Green Bay is out to keep their seven-game home win streak alive.
The Packers ultimately received the gift of a 24-22 win from a begrudging Cleveland squad last week. The team ran away with 21 points in the first half and mostly just sat on those in the second to pick up the victory. Green Bay’s WR Davante Adams was one of the most active players for the squad, catching ten passes for two TDs and 114 yards.
Green Bay’s defense was a presence as well, as it collected four interceptions. CB Rasul Douglas picked up that interception and then proceeded to rub salt in the wound by taking it back the other way for a touchdown.
Meanwhile, Minnesota came up short against the Los Angeles Rams last week, falling 30-23. No one had a standout game offensively for Minnesota, but they got scores from RB Alexander Mattison and WR K.J. Osborn. QB Kirk Cousins ended up…