NFL Regular season week 2 brings the latest edition of the storied Rivalry between Green Bay Packers and the Minnesota Vikings. The forever-fierce antagonism between the Packers and the Vikings will be renewed once more when the two sides meet on Sunday. Thousands of Vikings Packers crazy fans will enjoy the game here at the home stadium of the Packers or keep their eye on the tv screen or watch the live streaming online. We here provide Vikings vs Packers Week 2 Game Preview plus score prediction prior to the game.
GB Packers vs MIN Vikings Reg Week 2 Schedule
— Green Bay Packers (@packers) September 13, 2018
This Sunday Green Bay will invite Minnesota for the 60th matchup with having a revengeful attitude for the last season’s 16-0 loss at this venue. Let’s see the Green Bay Packers Fixtures vs Minnesota Vikings.
- What: Vikings vs Packers Week 2 Game
- When: Sunday, September 16th, 2018
- Where: Lambeau Field, Green Bay, Wisconsin
- Kickoff: 1:00 pm ET
What Channel is the Packers Vikings game on
A number of tv channels where you will get Vikings vs Packers Week 2 Game Preview before starting the clash. Alongside, also telecast the game live for the fans who won’t be the attendance of the ground to enjoy the game. NBC, FOX, CBS, ESPN broadcast the game live. Besides, WTMJ TV in Green Bay and KMSP TV provide live feed in Minnesota.
GB Packers Key Players To Watch
The Packers are however sweating on the fitness of the star QB who suffered a knock to his knee in the season opener. If he isn’t passed to feature then De Shone Kizzer will be handed the mantle of leading the Packers in an attempt to draw first blood from the Vikings in the new season.
With the highest earning player being a doubt for this game, focus shifts to the rest of the pack. Most notably J. Alexander & J. Jackson combined to good effect by registering 6 tackles and played a pivot role in shutting down the Bears in the final quarter which made a comeback possible. Watch out for the duo.
MIN Vikings Eye Catching Rookies
The Vikings had a very good performance and in particular, their newest defensive tackle acquisition, Sheldon Richardson. He bagged 6 tackles, 3 QB hits and 1/2 a sack. Harrison Smith was so good against the 49ers which earned him a lot of plaudits and consequently a defensive player of the week recognition.
.@KirkCousins8 first border battle will also be his first game action at Lambeau Field.
— Minnesota Vikings (@Vikings) September 12, 2018
QB K. Cousins has lined up against the Packers only twice in his career. It’s during this games that he had very magnificent performances, with the best coming in 2016. On Sunday, he gets the chance to build on his 4TDs and 113 avg. passing.
Vikings vs Packers Week 2 Game Preview, Score Prediction
The Packer rallied in the final quarter, with the inspiration of pro QB Aaron Rodgers, to register a 24 -23 win over the Chicago Bears. On the other hand, The Vikings opened their campaign with a 24-16 win over the 49ers and will be happy to be 2-0 after this matchup, after having one over their longtime rivals. Both sides made a good start in this season-opening game with securing the win. Packers are 2/6 on home matches and Vikings are 6/7 on away matches. Minnesota is 4/5 in the past head to head with Green Bay. So, the predicted score will be Packers 24-19 Vikings.