Vikings vs Eagles Prediction, Odds & Best Prop Bets – NFL, Week 2

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BetMGM Betting @BETMGM Sep 19, 2022, 11:39 AM
  • The Eagles (1-0) are -2 point favorites vs the Vikings (1-0)
  • Total (Over/Under): 50.5 points
  • Watch the game on ABC

The Minnesota Vikings (1-0) visit Lincoln Financial Field to take on the Philadelphia Eagles (1-0) on Sep. 19. Kickoff is scheduled for 8:30pm EDT in Philadelphia.

The Eagles are betting favorites in Week 2, with the spread sitting at -2 (-110).

The Vikings vs. Eagles Over/Under is 50.5 total points for the game.

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Vikings vs. Eagles Odds, Spread, Over/Under Week 2

SpreadTotal (O/U)Moneyline
Minnesota Vikings+2 -11050.5 -110+105
Philadelphia Eagles -2 -11050.5 -110-130

Vikings vs. Eagles Prediction for Week 2

Based on recent trends, the winning team model predicts the Eagles will win this Week 2 game with 51.0% confidence.

Vikings vs Eagles Spread Prediction for Week 2

Based on recent against-the-spread trends, the model predicts the Vikings will cover the spread this Week 2 with 63.0% confidence.

Both predictions factor in up-to-date player injuries for both the Vikings and Eagles, plus offensive & defensive matchups, recent games and key player performances this season.


Best Vikings Player Prop Bets Today

We’ve highlighted some favorite NFL player prop bets for Vikings players for Week 2, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Kirk Cousins has hit the TD Passes Over in his last 7 away games (+7.00 Units / 63% ROI)
  • K.J. Osborn has hit the Receptions Under in 8 of his last 12 games (+5.20 Units / 33% ROI)
  • Dalvin Cook has hit the Receiving Yards Under in 9 of his last 13 games (+3.75 Units / 23% ROI)
  • K.J. Osborn has hit the Receiving Yards Under in 9 of his last 13 games (+3.75 Units / 22% ROI)
  • Alexander Mattison has hit the Rushing Yards Over in 5 of his last 7 games (+2.60 Units / 31% ROI)

Best Eagles Player Prop Best Bets Today

And here are some top NFL player prop bets for Eagles players for Week 2, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Miles Sanders has hit the Carries Under in 7 of his last 9 games (+4.75 Units / 42% ROI)
  • Miles Sanders has hit the Rushing Yards Under in 8 of his last 12 games (+3.05 Units / 20% ROI)
  • Jalen Hurts has hit the TD Passes Under in 11 of his last 16 games (+2.40 Units / 9% ROI)
  • Jalen Hurts has hit the Completions Under in 10 of his last 16 games (+2.30 Units / 11% ROI)
  • Miles Sanders has hit the Receptions Under in 3 of his last 4 games at home (+2.05 Units / 39% ROI)
  • The Minnesota Vikings have hit the 3Q Game Total Over in 11 of their last 13 games (+10.00 Units / 68% ROI)
  • The Minnesota Vikings have covered the 1Q Spread in 10 of their last 12 games (+7.70 Units / 53% ROI)
  • The Minnesota Vikings have hit the 1Q Game Total Under in 11 of their last 15 games (+7.50 Units / 45% ROI)
  • The Minnesota Vikings have covered the 1H Spread in 12 of their last 17 games (+6.40 Units / 35% ROI)
  • The Minnesota Vikings have covered the 3Q Spread in 7 of their last 8 away games (+6.10 Units / 63% ROI)
  • The Philadelphia Eagles have covered the 3Q Spread in 13 of their last 18 games (+6.80 Units / 32% ROI)
  • The Philadelphia Eagles have scored last in 13 of their last 18 games (+6.80 Units / 31% ROI)
  • The Philadelphia Eagles have hit the 4Q Game Total Over in 7 of their last 8 games at home (+5.85 Units / 65% ROI)
  • The Philadelphia Eagles have hit the 3Q Moneyline in 10 of their last 15 games (+5.80 Units / 30% ROI)
  • The Philadelphia Eagles have hit the 2H Game Total Over in their last 5 games at home (+5.00 Units / 93% ROI)

Minnesota Vikings: Keys to the Game vs. the Philadelphia Eagles

The Vikings were winless (0-2) when rushing less than 20 times last season — tied for worst in NFL; League Avg: .121.

The Vikings were 5-1 (.833) vs bottom 10 run defenses last season — tied for 7th-best in NFL; League Avg: .635.

The Vikings were 1-7 (.125) when rushing less than 25 times last season — tied for 7th-worst in NFL; League Avg: .270.

The Vikings were winless (0-6) when the opposing team rushes more than 30 times last season — tied for worst in NFL; League Avg: .165.

Philadelphia Eagles: Keys to the Game vs. the Minnesota Vikings

The Eagles were winless (0-5) when allowing 250 or more passing yards last season — worst in NFL; League Avg: .455.

The Eagles are winless (0-5) when allowing 250 or more passing yards since the 2021 season — worst in NFL; League Avg: .456.

The Eagles were winless (0-6) vs top 10 pass offenses last season — tied for worst in NFL; League Avg: .365.

The Eagles were winless (0-3) vs top 10 run offenses last season — tied for worst in NFL; League Avg: .459.

Additional Matchup Notes for Minnesota Vikings vs. Philadelphia Eagles

The Eagles ran successful plays on 48.7% of rush attempts last season — tied for second-best in NFL. Vikings allowed successful plays on 47.4% of rush attempts last season — fourth-worst in NFL.

The Eagles ran successful plays on 65.8% of rush attempts last week — best in NFL. Vikings allowed successful plays on 52.9% of rush attempts in Week 1 — fourth-worst in NFL.

The Eagles have run successful plays on 49.8% of rush attempts since the 2021 season — best in NFL. Vikings have allowed successful plays on 47.6% of rush attempts since the 2021 season — fifth-worst in NFL.

The Vikings scored on 36.4% of their drives in the first quarter last season — fifth-best in NFL. The Eagles defense allowed scores on 39.1% of opponent drives in the first quarter last season — third-worst in NFL.

Vikings RBs have averaged 5.3 touches per game in the red zone since the 2021 season — tied for third-highest in NFL. The Eagles have allowed 16 rushing touchdowns in the Red Zone to RBs since the 2021 season — tied for fifth-most in NFL.

Vikings RBs have averaged 5.7 touches per game in the red zone since the 2020 season — second-highest in NFL. The Eagles have allowed 28 rushing touchdowns in the Red Zone to RBs since the 2020 season — fifth-most in NFL.

Minnesota Vikings Offense: Important Stats for Week 2

The Vikings went three and out on 26% of their drives last season — 3rd-worst in NFL; League Avg: 20%.

The Vikings went three and out on 24% of their drives in the 4th quarter last season — 2nd-worst in NFL; League Avg: 14%.

The Vikings converted first downs on just 30 of 57 plays (53%) on 3rd and short last season — 2nd-worst in NFL; League Avg: 62%.

The Vikings ran successful plays on 33% of rush attempts in the red zone last season — tied for 2nd-worst in NFL; League Avg: 46%.

Philadelphia Eagles Offense: Important Stats for Week 2

49% of the Eagles offense’s first downs (163 of 330) came on the ground last season — highest in NFL; League Avg: 36%.

The Eagles have 179 of 355 (50%) first downs through the air since the 2021 season — lowest in NFL; League Avg: 64%.

20 of the Eagles offense’s 49 (41%) TDs have come through the air since the 2021 season — lowest in NFL; League Avg: 62%.

The Eagles ran the ball on 50% of plays (540 carries/1,077 plays) last season — highest in NFL; League Avg: 41%.

Minnesota Vikings Defense: Important Stats for Week 2

The Vikings defense tackled opponents for a loss on just 29 of 468 rushing attempts (6% TFL%) last season. — worst in NFL; League Avg: 11%.

The Vikings defense has tackled opponents for a loss on just 30 of 485 rushing attempts (6% TFL%) since the 2021 season. — worst in NFL; League Avg: 11%.

The Vikings defense allowed scores on 9% of opponent drives in Week 1 — tied for best in NFL; League Avg: 34%.

Offenses facing the Vikings targeted WRs 41% of the time (16 Pass Attempts/39 plays) in Week 1 — 2nd-lowest in NFL; League Avg: 57%.

Philadelphia Eagles Defense: Important Stats for Week 2

Offenses facing the Eagles targeted WRs 49% of the time (287 Pass Attempts/589 plays) last season — lowest in NFL; League Avg: 57%.

Offenses facing the Eagles targeted WRs 50% of the time (312 Pass Attempts/626 plays) since the 2021 season — lowest in NFL; League Avg: 57%.

The Eagles defense has allowed a third down conversion rate of 72% on 3rd and short since the 2021 season — worst in NFL; League Avg: 61%.

The Eagles defense blitzed on just 9% of plays last season — 2nd-lowest in NFL; League Avg: 15%.

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