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Here’s the Minnesota Vikings full schedule for 2020

The NFL released the Minnesota Vikings schedule on Thursday. We break it down, including a full list of games, prime time matchups, and strength of schedule.

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins reacts during the second quarter of a NFC Wild Card playoff football game against the New Orleans Saints at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.  Chuck Cook -USA TODAY Sports

The NFL announced the complete 2020 schedule on Thursday evening, and the Minnesota Vikings will kick off their 2020 season at home against division rival Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers.

The Vikings finished second to the Green Bay Packers in the NFC North last season but have lost significant pieces on both sides of the ball this offseason. They traded Stefon Diggs to the Buffalo Bills for draft capital and lost Linval Joseph and Everson Griffin in free agency. They also released Xavier Rhodes. Minnesota added wide receiver depth by selecting Van Jefferson, but Adam Thielen will likely become Kirk Cousins’ top target. Dalvin Cook is coming off a career year and ran for 1,135 yards and 13 scores last season. Will this new group be enough to stop the Green Bay Packers from repeating as division champs.

All times listed are Eastern.


Win total over-under: 8.5
Division champs: +160 (1st)
Early point spreads

Prime time games

Week 5: SNF at Seattle Seahawks
Week 10: MNF at Chicago Bears
Week 16: TNF (Christmas) at New Orleans Saints

Strength of schedule

Super Bowl odds: 18th
2020 win totals: 21st
2019 records: .516 (t-10th)

2020 Schedule

Week 1: vs. Green Bay Packers, 1 p.m., FOX, Sunday, Sep. 13
Week 2: at Indianapolis Colts, 1 p.m., FOX, Sunday, Sep. 20
Week 3: vs. Tennessee Titans, 1 p.m., CBS, Sunday, Sep. 27
Week 4: at Houston Texans, 1 p.m., FOX, Sunday, Oct. 4
Week 5: at Seattle Seahawks, 8:20 p.m., NBC, Sunday, Oct. 11
Week 6: vs. Atlanta Falcons, 1 p.m., FOX, Sunday, Oct. 18
Week 7: BYE
Week 8: at Green Bay Packers, 1 p.m., FOX, Sunday, Nov. 1
Week 9: vs. Detroit Lions, 1 p.m., CBS, Sunday, Nov. 8
Week 10: at Chicago Bears, 8:15 p.m., ESPN, Monday, Nov. 16
Week 11: vs. Dallas Cowboys, 4:25 p.m., FOX, Sunday, Nov. 22
Week 12: vs. Carolina Panthers, 1 p.m., FOX, Sunday, Nov. 29
Week 13: vs. Jacksonville jaguars, 1 p.m., CBS, Sunday, Dec. 6
Week 14: at Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 1 p.m., FOX, Sunday, Dec. 12
Week 15: vs. Chicago Bears, 1 p.m., FOX, Sunday, Dec. 20
Week 16: at New Orleans Saints, 4:30 p.m., Friday (Christmas), Dec. 25
Week 17: at Detroit Lions, 1 p.m., FOX, Sunday, Jan. 3