Vikings at Seahawks 12/10/18 - NFL Picks & Predictions
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Minnesota Vikings vs. Seattle Seahawks
NFL: 8:15 PM EST
Dec. 10, 2018
Latest Odds : SEA -3 Total 45
CenturyLink Field will play host to a Monday night NFL meeting between the Minnesota Vikings and Seattle Seahawks.
The Vikings are a game above .500 overall and 1.5 games behind NFC North Division leading Chicago. On Sunday, Minnesota was outclassed during a 24-10 road loss at New England. Dalvin Cook rushed for 84 yards on nine carries for the Vikings, who were out-gained by a 471-278 margin.
Through twelve games, Minnesota ranks 16th in total offense and is scoring 22.9 points on average. Seattle no longer is dominant on defense, allowing 367 yards and 21.6 points per contest.
The Seattle Seahawks have won seven of their 12 games and are currently in the driver’s seat for one of the two NFC Wild Card spots. On Sunday, Seattle flexed their muscle during a convincing 43-16 home victory versus San Francisco. Russell Wilson threw for 185 yards and four touchdowns for the Seahawks, who forced three turnovers on the afternoon.
For the season, Seattle ranks 19th in total offense and is scoring 26.6 points per game. Tennessee has been solid on a defense that ranks sixth in yards allowed and gives up 22.5 points per contest.
Recent Betting Trends:
Vikings are 34-16-1 ATS in their last 51 games following a straight up loss.
Seahawks are 3-0-1 ATS in their last 4 games overall.
Under is 4-1 in Vikings last 5 games overall.
Over is 5-2 in Seahawks last 7 home games.
Over is 5-0 in the last 5 meetings in Seattle.
Free Betting Pick: Minnesota Vikings +3
Seattle RB Chris Carson suffered a dislocated finger during Sunday’s victory and is expected to play in this matchup. The Vikings were unable to get things going offensively against the Patriots, but have been a great team against the number for head coach Mike Zimmer. Take Minnesota to bounce back with a much needed win on Monday night. Final Score Prediction, Minnesota Vikings win in upset but grab the points just in case 24-21.