In a rematch of one of the best games of the 2017 NFL season, the Minnesota Vikings (4-2-1) host the New Orleans Saints (5-1) on Sunday Night Football.
The Vikings are in their first year with QB Kirk Cousins at the helm. Despite a winning once in their first four games, the team has now won three games straight.
The Saints, as always, have relied heavily on their passing game with QB Drew Brees having a career year. Since losing their opener to the Buccaneers, the team has won five straight – going 3-0 on the road in the process.
ESPN’s computer model has released its prediction for the game.
ESPN’s computer model believes that Minnesota has the edge in this game. The computer model gives the Vikings a 56.0 percent chance to win this Saturday’s game.
Both teams hold narrow leads in their respective divisions, this game will be a huge opportunity for teams to stay on top.
The game will be played at 8:20 p.m. EST on NBC.