Vikings Host Tampa Bay In Thursday Night Football
The Vikings put their 5-2 record on the line when they host Tampa Bay at 7:20 tonight, pregame on WJON at 6:00. The Buccaneers are 2-4 and are coming off a loss at home against New Orleans. Minnesota won at home against Arizona 21-14 on Sunday. Minnesota is relatively healthy for tonight's game with just 2 players not expected to play because of injury.
Tight end John Carlson (concussion) and safety Mistral Raymond (ankle) are both expected to miss tonight's game and are listed as "out". The Vikings list 12 other players as "probable" on the injury report including running back Adrian Peterson (ankle) and Jared Allen (groin). The players listed as probable are expected to play.
The Vikings are 7-point favorites against the Bucs.