Minnesota Vikings (home) vs. New Orleans Saints (away)
Current records: Minnesota 4-2-2; New Orleans 5-1-1
What to Know
New Orleans will square off against Minnesota at 8:20 p.m. on Sunday. New Orleans are expected to win -- but not by much -- so they will need to come into the matchup prepared for a fight.
New Orleans dodged a bullet last Sunday, finishing off Baltimore 24-23. Drew Brees was the offensive standout of the match for New Orleans, as he passed for 212 yards and 2 touchdowns.
Meanwhile, Minnesota didn't have too much trouble with the Jets as they won 37-17.
Their wins bumped Minnesota to 4-2-2 and New Orleans to 5-1-1. In Minnesota's victory, Latavius Murray rushed for 69 yards and 2 touchdowns on 15 carries and Kirk Cousins passed for 241 yards and 2 touchdowns. We'll see if New Orleans have a strategy for dealing with them or if they lead their team to another successful outing.
How To Watch
- When: Sunday at 8:20 PM ET
- Where: U.S. Bank Stadium, Minnesota
- TV: NBC
- Online streaming: fuboTV (Try for free)
- Follow: CBS Sports App
- Ticket Cost: $106.66
The Saints are a slight 2.5 point favorite against the Vikings.
This season, Minnesota are 3-2-2 against the spread. As for New Orleans, they are 4-2-0 against the spread
The line on this game has moved quite a bit since it opened, as it started out with the Vikings as a 2.5 point favorite.
Minnesota have won both of the games they've played against New Orleans in the last 4 years.
- 2017 - Minnesota Vikings 29 vs. New Orleans Saints 24
- 2017 - Minnesota Vikings 29 vs. New Orleans Saints 19
Top Projected Fantasy Players
- Alvin Kamara: 13.01 points
- Adam Thielen: 12.8 points
- Michael Thomas: 12.2 points
The current forecast: partly sunny, with a temperature of 52 degrees.