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Minnesota Vikings vs Los Angeles Chargers 12/15/2019 Game Analysis, Preview and Predictions
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Minnesota Vikings vs Los Angeles Chargers 12/15/2019 – The Minnesota Vikings (9-4) are preparing their tactics versus the Los Angeles Chargers (5-8). The best sports betting sites for US players has come up with matchup predictions. It’s always a good idea, however, to check out the team stats yourself before placing your wager.
Minnesota Vikings vs Los Angeles Chargers 12/15/2019
Minnesota Vikings last contented against the Detroit Lions. They blasted away the opposition and won the game with a 20-7 scoreboard. QB Kirk Cousins was silently contributing at 24/30 and 242 passing yards. He was able to complete a thrown TD with no interceptions. Dalvin Cook was the point person on the ground. He carried the ball 18 times and even scored a rushing TD. Overall, he contributed 62 yards to the team. Stefon Diggs was the topnotch receiver, catching the ball 6 times for 92 yards.
The Vikings were on a warpath. They showed no mercy as they repeatedly ran against their opponent. The Vikings chalked in 39 awesome rush attacks out of 70 plays. Their yardage gain was estimated at 354 yards, while the opponents’ was a mere 252 yards. The gap in yardage gain already signaled trouble for their opponents. The Vikings were fearless in their runs, as they circumvented the opponent’s defensive line capably.
The Vikings poured all of their efforts on offense and only left behind a token defense. It was a good calculation, as the opponent wasn’t able to muster a solid offense. The opponent was already demoralized by the gap in yardage and points, leading to an easy win for the Vikings.
Players to watch:
K. Cousins QB (13 GP 272 CMP 388 ATT 70.1 CMP% 3274 YDS 8.4 AVG 255.6 YDS/G 66 LNG 24 TD 4 INT 23 SACK 166 SYL 62.5 QBR 112 RTG), D. Cook RB (13 GP 241 ATT 1108 YDS 4.6 AVG 75 LNG 7 BIG 13 TDS 85.2 YDS/G 3 FUM 2 LST 59 FD 13 GP 50 REC 60 TGTS 503 YDS 10.1 AVG 0 TD 31 LNG 7 BIG 38.7 YDS/G 1 FUM 0 LST 576 YAC 25 FD), A. Mattison RB (13 GP 100 ATT 462 YDS 4.6 AVG 35 LNG 4 BIG 1 TDS 35.5 YDS/G 1 FUM 1 LST 19 FD).
Los Angeles Chargers
The Chargers steamrolled over the Jaguars in their previous matchup. They triumphed with an endgame score of 45-10. QB Philip Rivers played as though he was the best QB in the NFL. He went 16/22 with an impressive 314 air yards. His high point for the night was his hard-earned 3 thrown TDs. Austin Ekeler was the rush master responsible for penetrating the opponent’s defenses. While he only did 8 carries, he was able to cover 101 yards. The receiver with the highest stats caught the ball 4 times. He further added 112 yards to the Chargers’ territory.
The Chargers simply dominated their opponent. In the tale of the yards alone, it’s obvious that they were having an easy time. The Chargers’ combined yardage gain was an impressive 525, while their opponents’ was only 252. This huge gap in yards meant that the Chargers were moving freely across the field. It was also an indicator that the Chargers either penetrated or were not contested at all by enemy defenses.
The Chargers didn’t bother to put up a solid defense anymore. Right from the get-go, it was already imminent that the game was an easy one. The Chargers turned the field into a shoot-em-up and were able to increase their stats while having fun.
Players to watch:
P. Rivers QB (13 GP 304 CMP 467 ATT 65.1 CMP% 3748 YDS 8 AVG 290.2 YDS/G 84 LNG 20 TD 15 INT 27 SACK 161 SYL 48.2 QBR 90.7 RTG), M. Gordon RB (9 GP 132 ATT 523 YDS 4 AVG 24 LNG 2 BIG 5 TDS 58.1 YDS/G 2 FUM 1 LST 31 FD), A. Ekeler RB (13 GP 112 ATT 481 YDS 4.3 AVG 35 LNG 3 BIG 3 TDS 37 YDS/G 1 FUM 1 LST 27 FD).
Minnesota Vikings vs Los Angeles Chargers Betting Numbers
Vikings are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
Los Angeles Chargers
Los Angeles is 4-8 ATS in their last 12 games.
Minnesota Vikings vs Los Angeles Chargers Betting Picks
Sports betting sites are indicating a probable win by the LA Chargers. Their endgame score is predicted to be 18.6 against 26.0. The winning score will cover the spread, with a total going under.