Vikings vs. Seahawks Odds
Seattle is 9-1 overall, 4-0 at home and 6-4 against the spread. Minnesota is 2-7 overall, 0-4 on the road and 4-5 against the spread. The home team has won five of the last seven in this series.
Trends show that the home team is 5-2 against the spread in the last 7 games of this series. These two have hit the over in their last four meetings in Seattle.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, the Seahawks are favored at home, as they have odds of -12 points against the Vikings. The over/under total for the game has been set at 45 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had Seattle favored by 14.5 points. The spread made a quick fall down to 12 points. The over/under total opened at 46 points and slowly fell to 45.
Seattle is coming off a 33-10 win at Atlanta last week. The Seahawks have won five straight entering this game and come into the contest with the top rushing offense (153.4 yards per game) and second-best passing defense (178 yards per game). Seattle may get Percy Harvin to make his Seattle debut this week. Russell Wilson has thrown for 2,132 yards and 17 touchdowns while Marshawn Lynch has rushed for 871 yards and seven scores, but is battling an injury. Earl Thomas is leading the defense with 72 tackles and four interceptions.
Minnesota is coming off a 34-27 win over the Redskins at home. The win snapped a four-game losing streak for the Vikings. The team is now averaging 315.6 yards per game on offense, while the defense is giving up just under 400 yards per game. Adrian Peterson is leading the offense with 786 yards and nine touchdowns. The defense is being led by Erin Henderson, who has 87 tackles, seven tackles for loss, three sacks and two interceptions.
In terms of Injuries, Seattle safety Jeron Johnson (hamstring) and tackle Russell Okung (foot) are questionable for the game. Minnesota cornerback Chris Cook (hip) and receiver Jerome Simpson (discipline) are also questionable.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Seattle, as the Seahawks are getting 57% of the wagers with odds of -12 points against Minnesota on Sunday.