With the evening game of the first day of Wild Card weekend, we get treated to a rematch of a game that was pretty entertaining just six days ago; the 6th seeded Minnesota Vikings travel to familiar ground in the frozen tundra of Lambeau Field to face the 3rd seed Green Bay Packers. No stranger to one another, this age old rivalry looks well on it’s way to being renewed as the two face off for the third time this season after splitting the season series at a game apiece.
Minnesota Vikings (6) @ Green Bay Packers (3)
The Packers had a chance to lock down a first round bye, as well as knock their divisional rival out of the playoffs in the regular season finale, but they were unable to make that one big stop to get them there. And that is where the key to this game is going to land; defense.
By now we all know of the magical season by Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. In fact, it’ll go down as the second most productive in NFL history; just nine yards shy of breaking Eric Dickers...