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Preview: Arizona @ Minnesota

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By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher
On November 20, 2016 at 9:32 am EST

On Sunday afternoon, the Arizona Cardinals face the Minnesota Vikings. The Cardinals are 4-4, while the Vikings are 5-4.

The Cardinals are 1-2 on the road this season. The Vikings are 3-1 at U.S. Bank Stadium.

David Johnson (Getty Images)

David Johnson (Getty Images)

Arizona won last year’s meeting 23-20 in Phoenix. Prior to that win, Minnesota had won four straight games spanning Nov. 7, 2010 through Aug. 16, 2014 in the preseason.

In the past 10 games in the series, the Vikings have won seven seasons. Besides the 2015 win, the Cardinals won 30-17 on Dec. 6, 2009 and 18-17 on Dec. 28, 2003.

The Cardinals beat the San Francisco 49ers, 23-20, last week. Arizona hasn’t lost since Oct. 30 to the Carolina Panthers, 30-20.

The Vikings are on a four-game losing streak. Minnesota hasn’t won a game since Oct. 9 to the Houston Texans, 31-13.

The Cardinals are scoring 22.4 points. The Vikings are averaging 19.4.

Arizona is averaging 401.1 yards per game. They’re giving up 311.8 yards.

Minnesota is averaging 320.7 yards. They’re giving up 326.4 yards.

Carson Palmer leads the Cardinals attack with 2,444 yards. He has 11 touchdowns and eight interceptions.

David Johnson has 760 rushing yards and nine touchdowns. Larry Fitzgerald has 686 receiving yards and five touchdowns.

Sam Bradford leads the Vikings attack with 2,022 yards. He has 11 touchdowns and two interceptions.

Jerick McKinnon has 241 rushing yards and a touchdown. Stefon Diggs has 710 receiving yards and two touchdowns.

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