Minnesota Vikings

Vikings Predictions

How we predict Minnesota will fare against Detroit
OFFENSE Vikings Lions
Passing Yards238 yds The Vikings' average passing offense is matched by the Lions
Average
Passing
VS
Average
Passing Defense
Rushing Yards96 yds The Vikings' poor rushing offense won't be a factor against the Lions
Poor
Rushing
VS
Average
Rushing Defense
Points23 pts The Vikings' average point scoring is matched by the Lions
Average
Scoring Ability
VS
Average
Overall Defense
Red Zone57% The Vikings' below average red zone offense may be a factor against the Lions
Below Average
Red Zone Offense
VS
Poor
Red Zone Defense
Touchdowns3 TDs The Vikings' average touchdown scoring is matched by the Lions
Average
TD Scoring
VS
Average
TD Defense
DEFENSE
Fumbles Caused1 fumble The Vikings' average skill at forcing fumbles won't be a factor against the Lions
Average
Fumble Forcing
VS
Excellent
Ball Security
Interceptions1 int The Vikings' average interception ability may be a factor against the Lions
Average
Picking
VS
Average
Accuracy
Sacks2 sacks The Vikings' good sacking ability should be a factor against the Lions
Good
Pass Rush
VS
Average
Offensive Line
Detroit Lions

Lions Predictions

How we predict Detroit will fare against Minnesota
OFFENSE Lions Vikings
Passing Yards220 yds The Lions' average passing offense won't be a factor against the Vikings
Average
Passing
VS
Excellent
Passing Defense
Rushing Yards85 yds The Lions' poor rushing offense won't be a factor against the Vikings
Poor
Rushing
VS
Average
Rushing Defense
Points18 pts The Lions' average point scoring won't be a factor against the Vikings
Average
Scoring Ability
VS
Good
Overall Defense
Red Zone54% The Lions' average red zone offense is matched by the Vikings
Average
Red Zone Offense
VS
Average
Red Zone Defense
Touchdowns2 TDs The Lions' below average touchdown scoring won't be a factor against the Vikings
Below Average
TD Scoring
VS
Good
TD Defense
DEFENSE
Fumbles Caused1 fumble The Lions' poor skill at forcing fumbles won't be a factor against the Vikings
Poor
Fumble Forcing
VS
Average
Ball Security
Interceptions0 ints The Lions' below average interception ability won't be a factor against the Vikings
Below Average
Picking
VS
Good
Accuracy
Sacks2 sacks The Lions' below average sacking ability won't be a factor against the Vikings
Below Average
Pass Rush
VS
Average
Offensive Line

OFFENSE

Whose offense is better when it counts?

passing

#18 Vikings
6.9
#11 Lions
7.5
Great passing by the Lions:
332 yds Jan 1, 2017 vs Packers
337 yds Dec 4, 2016 at Saints
263 yds Nov 20, 2016 vs Jaguars

rushing

#34 Vikings
4.6
#35 Lions
4.3
Great rushing by the Vikings:
93 yds Dec 24, 2016 at Packers
87 yds Dec 1, 2016 vs Cowboys
151 yds Jan 3, 2016 at Packers

red zone performance

#34 Vikings
5.6
#14 Lions
7.8
Great red zone performance by the Lions:
67% Jan 1, 2017 vs Packers
75% Dec 26, 2016 at Cowboys
83% Dec 21, 2015 at Saints

scoring points

#25 Vikings
6.4
#26 Lions
6.4
High points scored by the Vikings:
25 pts Dec 24, 2016 at Packers
22 pts Sep 25, 2016 at Panthers
49 pts Dec 27, 2015 vs Giants

Game History

See the previous matchups
Winner
Prediction
IronRank Before
IronRank After
Nov 24, 2016 Week 12
Detroit Lions
vs
Minnesota Vikings
1613
2121
15761563
15821558
Nov 6, 2016 Week 9
Minnesota Vikings
vs
Detroit Lions
1622
2417
16771466
16511492
Oct 25, 2015 Week 7
Detroit Lions
vs
Minnesota Vikings
1928
2121
15171513
14981532

Iron Rank Over Time

See how our Iron Rank changes with each game

Comments

Showing 4 comments.
Immature .........Clown
You realize the Lions are in the NFC North as well right? And are currently tied with GB for first in the division? I wish Packer fans had common sense...
lol classic GB fan full of hate
I hate the Vikings- I'm a pack fan but I really hope the lions win this one help knock them out of the playoffs
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