More

    Cowboys’ Next Opponent, The Minnesota Vikings, Take On The Bears On Monday Night

    Coming off a , the will take on the this Sunday. But fans will get a unique chance to watch Dallas' next opponent on Monday Night this week, when the Vikings take on their division rival Bears.

    The 3-5 Vikings got off to an abysmal 1-5 start, but have won two straight division games to get themselves back in striking position.

    Offensively it's been a weird, but productive year for the Vikings. Minnesota ranks 7th in offensive DVOA and 8th overall in EPA per play this season, led by and their dynamic rushing attack. Cook is already on the verge of 1,000 yards rushing this season, and has scored 12 rushing touchdowns through 8 games. Insane.

    is still…Kirk Cousins. Overall he can be an efficient quarterback operating within a play action passing , but when asked to do to much as a dropback passer we've seen him fail time and time again.Kirk Cousins On QB Dak Prescott: "Don't Be Afraid Of The Tag"

    Not for a lack of weapons, though.

    Adam Thielen remains a dangerous receiving target, and the rookie has emerged as stud. Jefferson is averaging nearly 80 receiving yards per game, and has become the big play option in their .

    Minnesota's problems this season have mostly stemmed from the defensive side of the ball. They rank 20th in EPA per play and 19th by DVOA against the pass. Their has struggled mightily at times, and is heavily banged up heading into this week's game with Chicago.

    should keep a close eye on this Vikings tonight. If they can't slow down and company, then even may be able to put up some numbers next week.

    Despite their 3-5 record, the Vikings are a dangerous team who is heavily favored going into this game with the Cowboys. After a slow start against a tough schedule, the Vikings look primed to string some wins together and make a playoff push.

    spot_imgspot_imgspot_img
    Kevin Brady
    Kevin Bradyhttps://kevinrobertbrady.wordpress.com
    Die-hard Cowboys fan from the Northeast, so you know I am here to defend the 'boys whenever necessary. Began writing for a WordPress Cowboys Blog, and have been with ITS since 2016.

    Latest

    Anthony Barr: The Man Who Lives In the Shadows

    This year, the Dallas Cowboys have been known for...

    Jerry Jones says Cowboys are ‘still working’ on a deal with Odell Beckham Jr.

    If you are tired of hearing about the Odell...

    The evolution of CeeDee Lamb: What the box score doesn’t show you

    5 receptions. 71 yards. 1 touchdown. Those aren't the kinds...

    Week 14 Preview: Houston Texans at Dallas Cowboys

    The Dallas Cowboys welcome the Houston Texans to town...

    Newsletter

    Daily Cowboys News in Your Inbox
    Name:*
    Your email address:*
    Please enter all required fields Click to hide
    Correct invalid entries Click to hide

    Trending Now

    Where Was Micah Parsons in the Giants Game?

    Yes, Linebacker Micah Parsons did play against the New...

    Mike McCarthy Was Right: This Team Is Resilient

    Over two weeks ago, Cowboys fans sat in horror...

    Will Jalen Tolbert suit up again this season?

    The third-round pick out of South Alabama has been...

    Diggs Island – Trevon Diggs is entering elite status

    It’s hard to find a cornerback that is under...

    Fantasy Outlook: It’s Hard to Trust any Cowboys Player Next Season

    I am already looking forward to my fantasy football...

    The Star: Getting Inside the Dallas Cowboys New Home

    The Dallas Cowboys star logo is one of the...

    Cowboys Nostalgia: Before Jerry Jones

    25 years ago Jerry Jones bought the Dallas Cowboys...

    Cowboys Reveal New Uniforms for Week 17 vs Titans

    Another uniform emerges for the Dallas Cowboys to wear...

    A deep look at how the Cowboys destroyed the Vikings

    While still absolutely thrilled over last week's dominant victory over the Minnesota Vikings, it's a good idea to take a look at what happened...

    What Tony Pollard proved Sunday against the Vikings

    Running back Tony Pollard had an amazing game this weekend. Tony showed lots of speed and ability in the 40-3 win over the Minnesota...

    Flawless Victory – Cowboys break franchise record with dominant win over the Vikings

    Often times we all have trouble finding words that perfectly reflect our thoughts, and this might be one of those times. Because not only...