Vikings at Lions 10/20/19 - NFL Picks & Predictions
The Detroit Lions head back home for Week 7 of action and will host the Minnesota Vikings. The Lions are 2-2-1 on the season and sit 4th in the NFC North. Detroit lost in Green Bay on Monday night 23-22. The Lions carry a 1-1 home field record this season.
QB Matthew Stafford has throw 9 touchdowns this season with 1 interception. The Lions ranks 9th in the NFL with 262 passing yards per game. The Lions lost to the Vikings last season 27-9.
The Minnesota Vikings roll into Week 7 riding a two game win streak. The Vikings torched the Eagles at home last week. QB Kirk Cousins threw for 333 yards with 4 touchdowns. Stefon Diggs made 7 catches and scored 3 touchdowns.
The Minnesota Vikings are 4-2 on the season and sit 2nd the NFC North. The Vikings are 1-2 on the road with a 0-2 divisional record. Minnesota allows an average of 15.5 points per game which ranks 6th in the NFL.
The Vikings have the hot hand right now with a wide receiver core that is very tough to slow down. The Vikings are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games in Week 7. The road team is 5-2 ATS in their last 7 meetings. Minnesota is playing better football right now and are the team the get behind. Final Score Prediction, Minnesota Vikings win and cover ATS 31-20.