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Green Bay Minnesota betting preview

The Green Bay Packers are 7-3 SU and ATS over their last 10 games against the Minnesota Vikings and will try to clinch a first-round bye with a road win over the Vikings this Sunday at the Metrodome.

The Packers are 4-0 SU and ATS over their last four games.

The Vikings are also hot with a 3-0 SU and ATS record over their last three games. Adrian Peterson is 208 yards away from breaking the all time single-season rushing record of 2,105 yards.

View Green Bay vs Minnesota Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Minnesota opened as 3-point underdogs at shops such as 5Dimes, while the NFL total was set at 46.5 for over under betting at Bovada.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to the Power Rankings here at OddsShark it's the No. 18-rated Vikings and the No. 7-rated Packers in this matchup. Predictive formulas point to a 29-24 win for the Packers on Sunday.

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How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Minnesota's No. 17-ranked offense (22.8 PPG) against a Packers defense that ranks No. 7 at 19.9 PPG. The Vikings passing attack has averaged 168.3 yards per game, less than the Packers give up through the air (217.7 YPG on average).

Defensively, the Packers feature the league's No. 13-rated road run defense, allowing 112 yards per game. Minnesota, meanwhile, ranks No. 5 in rushing offense at home.

Last time out for Green Bay, they were a 55-7 winner as they battled the Titans at home. The Packers covered in the match as a 10.5-point favorite, while 62 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Green Bay comes off a game where it received a 3-TD performance from Aaron Rodgers in defeating the Titans 55-7.

Last time out for Minnesota, they were a 23-6 winner as they battled the Texans on the road. The Vikings covered in the match as a 7.5-point underdog, while 29 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. In their last game, the Vikings were Week 16 winners, coming out on top of the Texans by a score of 23-6.

Green Bay Packers Trends:
When playing in December are 8-2
When playing on turf are 7-3
After outgaining opponent are 8-2
When playing within the division are 10-0

Minnesota Vikings Trends:
When playing in December are 5-5
When playing on turf are 7-3
After outgaining opponent are 4-6
When playing within the division are 3-7

A few Packers at Vikings trends to consider:
Green Bay is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Minnesota
Green Bay is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Green Bay's last 6 games
Green Bay is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Minnesota is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games when playing at home against Green Bay
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Minnesota's last 9 games when playing Green Bay