Quarterback Kirk Cousins tries to wreck his “Monday Evening Soccer” hex when he and the Vikings face the Bears at Soldier Box in Chicago on ESPN. Cousins has a occupation document of Zero-Nine in Monday evening video games with Washington and Minnesota.
The Vikings are also in quest of their first victory in 5 tries towards the Bears since Matt Nagy become Chicago’s head trainer.
The Vikings have two directly wins since a 1-Five begin to the season. Tailback Dalvin Cook dinner is the NFL’s second-leading rusher, best 88 yards in the back of Tennessee’s Derrick Henry for the league lead. Cousins is the NFC’s ninth-rated passer with 15 landing passes, 10 interceptions and a passer score of 97.7. If the Vikings can depend on Cook dinner’s working and Cousins can prohibit his errors, they might proceed to climb nearer to .500.
There have been coronavirus-related problems Sunday for the Vikings, forward in their travel to Chicago, when guard Dru Samia reportedly examined certain. However whilst different NFL groups have had manpower problems alongside their offensive traces because of touch tracing and quarantines following a favorable take a look at via a lineman, the Vikings didn’t have additional problems.
The Bears are suffering with 3 losses in a row following a Five-1 starting. Nagy’s starting-quarterback transfer from Mitchell Trubisky to Nick Foles has now not paid off. Foles is best the 14th-rated passer within the NFC a number of the 17 quarterbacks within the convention who qualify for the scores. Nagy introduced ultimate week that he was once handing play-calling tasks to offensive coordinator Invoice Lazor. The Bears are ranked 30th within the NFL in general offense and so they’ll be with out working again David Bernard Law Montgomery on this sport. He has been dominated out as a result of a concussion.
However the Bears are ranked 9th within the league in general protection, and that protection must paved the way in the event that they’re to stay in playoff rivalry within the NFC.