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Sports Packers vs. Vikings final score, results: Packers advance to No. 1 seed in NFC, end Vikings wild card chances

12:22  03 january  2022
12:22  03 january  2022 Source:   sportingnews.com

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The Vikings will battle the Packers on the road, without Kirk Cousins, and fight to keep Minnesota's playoff hopes alive while Green Bay will fight for the top seed of the NFC playoffs.

Cousins tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday morning and landed on the Vikings' reserve/COVID list. Backup quarterback Sean Mannion was activated off of reserves and will lead Minnesota against the Packers.

However, Vikings lead running back Dalvin Cook was activated off the Vikings' COVID list earlier this week, making him available to start against the Packers. He rushed for a combined total of 294 yards and two touchdowns during in his last two games before he tested positive on Dec. 23.

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Aaron Rodgers, coming off a three-touchdown performance during Green Bay's 24-22 win against the Browns, will lead the Packers against the Vikings. A win at home for Green Bay can give the Packers the top spot in the NFC and bye week in the first round of the playoffs.

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Packers vs. Vikings score

Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 F
Packers 3 17 10 7 37
Vikings 0 3 7 0 10

Packers vs. Vikings updates, highlights from 'Sunday Night Football'

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Final: Packers 37, Vikings 10

11:22 p.m.: Mannion completes a deep pass to Osborn for 30 yards and gives the Vikings a first down at the Green Bay 38.

11:18 p.m.: Packers punt and give the Vikings possession with under two minutes remaining.

11:10 p.m.: Love completes a pass to Winfree, who is pushed out of bounds at the Minnesota 49 for 12 yards.

11:05 p.m.: Mond throws an incomplete pass on third down and forces the Vikings to punt. Moore returns for 2 yards and positions the Packers at their own 14.

10:57 p.m.: TOUCHDOWN PACKERS. Dillon rushes into the end zone for 7 yards and keeps the Packers ahead. Green Bay leads 37-10 with 8:41 remaining.

10:50 p.m.: Rodgers connects with Brown for 14 yards and gives the Packers a first down at the Minnesota 33.

Third Quarter: Packers 30, Vikings 10

10:45 p.m.: TOUCHDOWN VIKINGS. Mannion connects with Osborn in the end zone for 14 yards. Vikings score their first touchdown to end the third quarter while the Packers are up 30-10.

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10:42 p.m.: Mannion finds Bradbury for 21 yards and gives the Vikings a fresh set of downs at the Packers' 14.

10:38 p.m.: Mannion connects with Jefferson for 10 yards and puts Minnesota at the Green Bay 45.

10:34 p.m.: FIELD GOAL PACKERS. Crosby makes a 37-yard attempt to keep Green Bay on top in the third quarter.

10:31 p.m.: Rodgers connects with Adams for 13 yards and positions the Packers at the Minnesota 38.

10:28 p.m.: After Mannion throws an incomplete pass at midfield, Green Bay takes over on downs from their own 49.

10:24 p.m.: Mannion connects with Conklin for 12 yards and gets another fresh set of downs at the Green Bay 49.

10:21 p.m.: Mannion completes to Conklin for 15 yards and positions Minnesota at the 44.

10:18 p.m.: TOUCHDOWN PACKERS. Dillon rushes for 4 yards up the middle and into the end zone. Green Bay leads 27-3 with 9:28 remaining in the third quarter.

10:14 p.m.: Dillon rushes for 8 yards to the Minnesota 14.

10:08 p.m.: Vikings go three-and-out on their opening drive and punt. Moore returns for 22 yards and positions Green Bay at their own 49. A personal foul penalty against Minnesota gives Green Bay and additional 15 yards.

Halftime: Packers 20, Vikings 3

9:52 p.m.: FIELD GOAL VIKINGS. Joseph makes a 51-yard attempt and puts Minnesota on the board to end the half.

9:47 p.m.: Mannion rushes for 11 yards and positions the Vikings at the 33.

9:45 p.m.: Mannion completes a pass to Jefferson, who rushes for 16 yards and is pushed out of bounds at the Green Bay 44.

9:38 p.m.: TOUCHDOWN PACKERS. Rodgers connects with Adams in the end zone for 11 yards. Crosby makes the extra point and puts the Packers up 20-0 with 1:05 remaining in the half.

9:32 p.m.: Rodgers completes a pass to Adams for 19 yards and positions Green Bay at the Vikings' 45 ahead of the two-minute warning.

9:29 p.m.: Mannion is sacked by Smith for a loss of 5 yards on third down. Minnesota punts and gives the Packers possession at their own 36.

9:25 p.m.: TOUCHDOWN PACKERS. Rodgers connects with Lazard in the end zone for 20 yards, and keeps Green Bay ahead. Packers lead 13-0 with 4:11 remaining in the half.

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9:23 p.m.: Rodgers completes a pass to Lazard up the middle for 17 yards and pushes Green Bay to the Minnesota 25.

9:18 p.m.: Cook falls short of the first down and the Vikings punt. Moore returns and rushes for 10 yards to position the Packers at their own 34.

9:15 p.m.: Gary sacks Mannion for a loss of 10 yards and pushes the Vikings back to their own 15.

9:12 p.m.: FIELD GOAL PACKERS. Rodgers throws another incomplete pass on third down, then Crosby makes a 36-yard attempt that keeps Green Bay on top 6-0.

9:10 p.m.: Jones breaks free and rushes for 28 yards and positions the Packers at the Minnesota 24.

9:06 p.m.: Green Bay defense shuts down Cook for a loss of 1 yard and forces Minnesota to punt again. Packers start their drive at their own 21.

First Quarter: Packers 3, Vikings 0

8:58 p.m.: Lynch brings down Dillon for a loss of 1 yard and Packers punt. Minnesota starts their drive at their own 31.

8:55 p.m.: Minnesota goes three-and-out and punts after Mannion completes to Jefferson short of a first down.

8:49 p.m.: Rodgers throws an incomplete pass and turns the ball over on downs. Minnesota will take over at their own 11.

8:45 p.m.: Jones rushes for 27 yards and gives Green Bay a fresh set of downs at the Minnesota 18.

8:42 p.m.: Mannion throws an incomplete pass to the sideline and turns the ball over to Green Bay at the 47.

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8:38 p.m.: Mannion connects with Conklin for 24 yards and goes out of bounds at the Packers' 48. A downfield pass penalty called against the Vikings pushes them back to their own 47.

8:34 p.m.: Mannion completes a pass to Conklin, who rushes for a first down. Green Bay challenged the ruling of a 23 yard gain, and the call was reversed after review. Conklin rushed for 12 yards and positioned the Vikings at their own 46.

8:28 p.m.: FIELD GOAL PACKERS. After Rodgers completes to Davis for no gain on third down, Crosby makes a 35-yard attempt and puts Green Bay on the board to end their opening drive.

8:25 p.m.: Rodgers throws a deep pass to Adams for 30 yards and positions the Packers inside the Minnesota 17.

8:18 p.m.: Vikings win the coin toss and defer. Packers will start with possession.

Packers vs. Vikings start time

  • Date: Sunday, Jan. 2
  • Kickoff: 8:20 p.m. EST, 7:20 p.m. CST

Packers vs. Vikings is scheduled to start at 8:20 p.m. ET on Sunday. A historic site will be hosting this game, as it will kick off Lambeau Field’s Frozen Tundra.

What channel is Packers vs. Vikings on today?

  • TV channel (national): NBC
  • Live Stream: Peacock, fuboTV

Packers vs. Vikings will be broadcast nationally for "Sunday Night Football" in Week 17. The game will be called by Al Michaels and Cris Collinsworth, with Kathryn Tappen reporting from the sideline.

In Canada, viewers can watch Packers vs. Vikings on DAZN, which includes every NFL game as part of a 30-day free trial.

Packers schedule 2021

Week Date Opponent/Result Kickoff time TV
11 Nov. 21 at Vikings 1 p.m. ET ESPN
12 Nov. 28 vs. L.A. Rams 4:25 p.m. ET Fox
13 Dec. 5 BYE
14 Dec. 12 vs. Bears 8:20 p.m. ET NBC
15 Dec. 19 at Ravens 1 p.m. ET Fox
16 Dec. 25 vs. Browns 3:30 p.m. ET NFL/Fox
17 Jan. 2 vs. Vikings 8:20 p.m. ET NBC
18 Jan. 9 at Lions 1 p.m. ET Fox

Vikings schedule 2021

Week Date Opponent Time (ET) TV Channel
11 Nov. 21 Packers 1:00 p.m. Fox
12 Nov. 28 @49ers 4:25 p.m. Fox
13 Dec. 5 @Lions 1:00 p.m. CBS
14 Dec. 9 Steelers 8:20 p.m. Fox, NFL Network
15 Dec. 20 @Bears 8:15 p.m. ESPN
16 Dec. 26 Rams 1:00 p.m. Fox
17 Jan. 2 @Packers 8:20 p.m. NBC
18 Jan. 9 Bears 1:00 p.m. Fox

'Sunday Night Football' schedule 2021

Week Date Matchup
1 Sept. 9 (Thur.) Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Dallas Cowboys
Sept. 12 Los Angeles Rams vs. Chicago Bears
2 Sept. 19 Baltimore Ravens vs. Kansas City Chiefs
3 Sept. 26 San Francisco 49ers vs. Green Bay Packers
4 Oct. 3 New England Patriots vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers
5 Oct. 10 Kansas City Chiefs vs. Buffalo Bills
6 Oct. 17 Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Seattle Seahawks
7 Oct. 24 San Francisco 49ers vs. Indianapolis Colts
8 Oct. 31 Minnesota Vikings vs. Dallas Cowboys
9 Nov. 7 Los Angeles Rams vs. Tennessee Titans
10 Nov. 14 Las Vegas Raiders vs. Kansas City Chiefs
11 Nov. 21 Los Angeles Chargers vs. Pittsburgh Steelers
12 Nov. 28 Baltimore Ravens vs. Cleveland Browns
13 Dec. 5 Seattle Seahawks vs. San Francisco 49ers
14 Dec. 12 Green Bay Packers vs. Chicago Bears
15 Dec. 19 Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. New Orleans Saints
16 Dec. 26 Washington Football Team vs. Dallas Cowboys
17 Jan. 2 Green Bay Packers vs. Minnesota Vikings
18 Jan. 9 TBD

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