Tonight’s Packers vs Vikings totals pick won’t determine if either team makes the playoffs. This Green Bay Packers vs Minnesota Vikings prediction notes that both teams are postseason-bound. But the NFC North division title and a possible playoff bye are both in the mix tonight. The other aspect at risk, is the Packs’ perfect record against NFC North opponents. This Monday Night Football game will be played on December 23, 2019 at 8:15 pm ET at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, MN. The over/under for this game is 47.5.
The Green Bay Packers (11-3 Overall, 4-2 Away) are first in the NFC North. They are one game ahead of the second-place Vikings. The Minnesota Vikings (10-4 Overall, 6-0) are perfect at home this season. When these two teams met earlier this season, the Packers won that game.
Packers vs Vikings Totals Pick – Stats
Green Bay is averaging 23.6 PPG and allowing 20.2 PPG. The Vikings are putting up 27.0 PPG. Their defense is allowing 18.5 PPG. Taken together, the PF and PA for each team, they average 44.7. We’re looking at a possible under.
On the road this season, the Packers are averaging 20.8 PPG. Green Bay is giving up 21.2 PPG when away. At home in 2019, Minnesota is averaging 27.7 PPG. They are allowing opponents 14.2 PPG. Average totals come to 42.0. In our Packers vs Vikings totals pic, once again, the under is favored.
Green Bay vs Minnesota – Trends
Our Packers vs Vikings totals pick see more trends towards an under bet. In five of Green Bay’s games on the road against Minnesota, the score has gone under. Also, in five of six of the Packers’ last games, the over/under has gone under.
In the Vikings’ last eight of 10 games against Green Bay, the total has gone under. In the last five of six games for Minnesota, the total has gone over. In their last meeting, which was September 15 in Green Bay, a total of 37 points was scored. We are liking the under more and more in this Monday Night Football game.
Our Packers vs Vikings Totals Pick
As Aaron Rodgers and Kirk Cousins prepare to battle, our Packers vs Vikings totals pick sees the overall trend for this game as pointing towards the under. Minnesota is expected to put a few points on the scoreboard. But the Pack may have some difficulty keeping up. A 24-13 score seems likely. That would be well below the total. Even if the Vikings jack up the score to 31 and Green Bay posts 16, we’re still under. With all of that in mind, we’re taking under 47.5 in this one.
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