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Minnesota Vikings vs Indianapolis Colts 09/20/2020 Game Analysis, Tips and Forecast
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Minnesota Vikings vs Indianapolis Colts 09/20/2020 – Both teams suffered opening week losses are set to clash in this matchup and will look to notch their first win of the season. It is the Minnesota Vikings visiting the Indianapolis and it will be held in Lucas Oil in Indianapolis, Indiana this Sunday, September 20. Fox holds the official broadcast rights for this game and the live telecast will begin at 1:00 PM Eastern Time. The same feed can be seen via online live streaming at NFL Game Pass and SofaScore. This is expected to be close by NFL Betting Odds with the Indianapolis Colts carrying the slight advantage over the Minnesota Vikings.
The Minnesota Vikings lost a high-scoring game against the Green Bay Packers on opening week and it was in front of their home crowd, 34-43. The Vikings took the early lead at the end of the first quarter thanks to Dalvin Cook scoring a touchdown at the 3:24 mark. The second quarter was when their defenses wend down as they allowed the Packers to score 19 consecutive points. The Viking tried a valiant effort to catch up in the fourth period with two touchdowns from Adam Thielen and Cook scored another but time was not on their side as the comeback came short.
Players to watch: K. Cousins QB GP 15 CMP 307 ATT 444 CMP% 69.1 YDS 3603 AVG 8.1 YDS/G 244.4 LNG 66 TD 26 INT 6 SACK 28 SYL 206 QBR 61.7 RTG 107.4, D. Cook RB GP 14 ATT 250 YDS 1135 AVG 4.5 LNG 75 BIG 7 TDS 13 YDS/G 81.1 FUM 3 LST 2 FD 60, S. Diggs WR GP 15 REC 63 TGTS 94 YDS 1130 AVG 17.9 TD 6 LNG 66 BIG 20 YDS/G 75.3 FUM 4 LST 3 YAC 308 FD 41.
The Indianapolis Colts was almost on the verge of upsetting the Jacksonville Jaguars but lost the lead in the fourth quarter to lose by seven points, 20-27. Colts had the early lead as they scored a touchdown in the first quarter with a 12-yard run from Nyheim Hines. The game was tied twice in the second quarter with Hines scoring another touchdown as well but it was the 38-yard field goal by Rodrigo Blankenship that put the Colts in the lead entering the second half. The team maintained the lead with another field goal from Blankehsip but they let the Jaguars lose in the last five minutes scoring a touchdown and a field goal.
Players to watch: J. Brissett QB GP 15 CMP 272 ATT 447 CMP% 60.8 YDS 2942 AVG 6.6 YDS/G 211.5 LNG 50 TD 18 INT 6 SACK 27 SYL 159 QBR 54.1 RTG 88, M. Mack RB GP 14 ATT 247 YDS 1091 AVG 4.4 LNG 63 BIG 9 TDS 8 YDS/G 77.9 FUM 0 LST 0 FD 67, Z. Pascal WR GP 16 REC 41 TGTS 72 YDS 607 AVG 14.8 TD 5 LNG 37 BIG 11 YDS/G 37.9 FUM 0 LST 0 YAC 234 FD 29.
Minnesota Vikings vs Indianapolis Colts Betting Numbers
Minnesota is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
Colts are 1-4-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
Minnesota Vikings vs Indianapolis Colts Betting Picks
The Indianapolis Colts are seen by Best Sportsbook as the team that will be coming out with the victory against the Minnesota Vikings. This should be a close matchup and the score will finish around the 25-21 mark with the Colts coming out on top.