Minnesota Vikings vs. Washington Redskins
Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 7:20 PM (U.S. Bank Stadium)
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The Washington Redskins travel to the Minnesota Vikings for a Thursday night matchup. The Redskins enter this game with a record of 1-6. The Redskins are coming off a pretty good defensive performance where that saw them hold the 49ers to 9 points. The Redskins would lose 9-0. The Vikings enter this game with a record of 5-2 on the season and are coming off a 42-30 road win at the Detroit Lions. The Vikings have won 3 games in a row.
Case Keenum was 9/12 for 77 yds in the loss. Adrian Peterson rushed for 81 yds on 20 carries. Peterson did lose a fumble on the day. The Redskins were out gained on the day 283 to 154. The Redskins also committed 7 penalties compared to the 49ers 2. Keenum has thrown for 1,213 yds on 114 of 172 pass attempts. He has a TD/INT ratio of 9/4. Terry McLaurin has totaled 419 yds receiving and 5 touchdowns on the season.
In the win against the Lions, Kirt Cousins was 24/34 for 337 yds and 4 touchdowns. Dalvin Cook did his part out of the backfield, he had 142 yds rushing on 25 carries and added 2 touchdowns. The Vikings played a turnover free game and out gained the Lions 503 - 433 in the game. Cousins has thrown for 1,711 yds and 13 touchdowns on the season. Cook has 8 rushing touchdowns thus far.
The Redskins are 5-4 ATS as an away underdog.
The Redskins are 2-4 ATS as an underdog this season.
The under is 4-3 this season in Redskins games.
The Vikings are 11-4 ATS since 2018 as a favorite.
The Vikings are 3-0 ATS this season as the home team.
The over is 2-1 this season when the Vikings are the home team.
This is a matchup that has the quarterbacks going up against their former teams. While Keenum should be energized and ready to be back in Minnesota, that shouldn't be enough for the Redskins to pull off a win or even cover. Take the Vikings and this decently large home spread. Final score prediction, Vikings win and cover 35-14.