The Minnesota Vikings take on the Philadelphia Eagles in one of the NFL games on Sunday, October 23 start time at 1:00 PM ET, at Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
The Minnesota Vikings (5-0) are coming from a bye after beating the Houston Texans, 31-13, in Week 5. Sam Bradford completed 22 of 30 passes for 271 yards and two touchdowns. On the ground, Matt Asiata rushed for 55 yards and a touchdown in 14 carries while Jerrick McKinnon added 36 yards in 20 carries. In the receiving end, Adam Thielen posted 127 yards and a touchdown in seven receptions while Asiata added 46 yards in three catches. Cordarrelle Patterson contributed 39 yards and a touchdown in four receptions.
Offensively, the Vikings are averaging 23.8 points and 302.6 total yards (232.0 in passing and 70.6 in rushing) per game. Defensively, the Vikings are yielding 12.6 points and 287.6 total yards (209.8 in passing and 77.8 in rushing) per game against the opposing teams.
The Philadelphia Eagles (3-2) are coming from a 27-20 loss to the Washington Redskins in Week 6. Carson Wentz completed 11 of 22 passes for 179 yards. On the ground, Ryan Matthews rushed for 60 yards in nine carries while Darren Sproles added 20 yards in four attempts. In the receiving end, Jordan Matthews posted 75 yards in three receptions while Nelson Agholor added 34 yards in three catches.
Offensively, the Eagles are averaging 27.0 points and 338.8 total yards (225.2 in passing and 113.6 in rushing) per game. Defensively, the Eagles are yielding 15.6 points and 312.0 total yards (207.4 in passing and 104.6 in rushing) per game against the opposing teams.
Vikings vs Eagles game schedule info:
Date: October 23, 2016
Start Time: 1:00 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: Fox
Live Stream: NFL Game Pass
Odds and Point Spread: +2.5 Eagles, 40.0 O/U
Prediction: Vikings win