Vikings and Chiefs 08/27/2021 – Minnesota Vikings and Kansas City Chiefs will play their final preseason game before they hit the regular season next week. The Vikings came off to unsuccessful attempts in the last two weeks and they look forward to rebounding. The Kansas City Chiefs are just the opposite after taking on both their opponents in their last two games. The field is set and the NFL sportsbook predictions are up and running as these two teams enter an anticipated game. The Vikings will take on the Bengals in their first regular season game and the Chiefs will take on the Browns.
Vikings and Chiefs 08/27/2021
|When:||Friday, August 27, 8:00 PM ET|
|Where:||GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium, Kansas City, Missouri|
|Stream:||NFL Game Pass|
The Minnesota Vikings had a disappointing season last year and their preseason is not good either. The Vikings dropped their first game against the Broncos with a 33-6 final score. Last week, they gave up 12 points to the Colts and scored just 10 in return. Minnesota will need to work on their offense because their defense seems intact. Jake Browning touched 82 passing yards while Kirk Cousins played his first preseason game for the Vikings. Head coach Mike Zimmer is expected to bring in all the offensive players in this game.
Players to watch: Kirk Cousins QB (GP 16, CMP 349, ATT 516, CMP% 67.6, YDS 4265, AVG 8.3, YDS/G 276.3, LNG 71, TD 35, INT 13, SACK 39, SYL 256, RTG 105), Dalvin Cook RB (GP 14, ATT 312, YDS 1557, AVG 5, LNG 70, BIG 6, TD 16, YDS/G 111.2, FUM 4, LST 2, FD 91), Justin Jefferson WR (GP 16, REC 88, TGTS 125, YDS 1400, AVG 15.9, TD 7, LNG 71, BIG 23, YDS/G 87.5, FUM 1, LST 0, YAC 450, FD 58).
Kansas City Chiefs will enter this game riding a two-game winning streak. The Chiefs are all set to take on the Vikings after their last 17-10 victory against the Cardinals. In their series opener, the Chiefs won against the 49ers with a 19-16 final score. Kansas City Chiefs had Patrick Mahomes as their quarterback but was restricted from playing the entire game. Chad Henne and Shane Buechele did well in their last game. Byron Pringle contributed 63 yards and touched four receptions in total.
Players to watch: Patrick Mahomes QB (GP 15, CMP 390, ATT 588, CMP% 66.3, YDS 4740, AVG 8.1, YDS/G 336.5, LNG 75, TD 38, INT 6, SACK 22, SYL 147, RTG 108.2), Clyde Edwards-Helaire RB (GP 13, ATT 181, YDS 803, AVG 4.4, LNG 31, BIG 3, TD 4, YDS/G 61.8, FUM 0, LST 0, FD 39), Travis Kelce TE (GP 15, REC 105, TGTS 145, YDS 1416, AVG 13.5, TD 11, LNG 45, BIG 23, YDS/G 94.4, FUM 1, LST 1, YAC 597, FD 79).
Vikings and Chiefs Betting Numbers
Minnesota are 0-9 ATS in their last 9 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Minnesota’s last 5 games.
Minnesota are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games.
Minnesota are 1-6 SU in their last 7 games when playing on the road against Kansas City.
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Minnesota’s last 12 games against an opponent in the American Football Conference conference.
Kansas City are 3-9-1 ATS in their last 13 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kansas City’s last 5 games.
Kansas City are 14-2 SU in their last 16 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas City’s last 6 games against Minnesota.
Kansas City are 15-2 SU in their last 17 games at home.
Vikings and Chiefs Betting Picks
Kansas City Chiefs have a better shot at this game with some of the top players on their squad. The Chiefs have the online NFL betting picks in their favor. Minnesota is not a match for a top team like Kansas. Take the Chiefs to win with a predicted score of 24-12.