Vikings Host Saints Today in NFC Divisional Round Game
The Minnesota Vikings host the New Orleans Saints this afternoon in an NFC Divisional round matchup at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. The Vikings beat the Saints 29-19 back on September 11th in Week 1 of the regular season.
The Saints earned a 31-26 Wildcard Weekend win over the Carolina Panthers last Sunday in New Orleans. As the #2 seed in the NFC, the Vikings are coming off a first round playoff bye.
The winner of today's game will advance to face the Philadelphia Eagles in the NFC Championship game next Sunday afternoon in Philly -- to play for the right to go to the Super Bowl.
The Vikings are 5 point favorites in today's game that is set to kick off a 3:40 PM CT (TV: FOX, Radio: AM 1240 WJON).