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Minnesota Vikings vs. St. Louis Rams Preview 12/16/2012

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The Minnesota Vikings and the St. Louis Rams will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at Edward Jones Dome.
Oddsmakers currently have the Rams listed as 3-point favorites versus the Vikings, while the game's total is sitting at 38.
The Vikings were a 21-14 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Bears. They covered the 1-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (35) made winners of UNDER bettors.
St. Louis won its last outing, a 15-12 result against the Bills on December 9. The Rams covered in that game as a 3.5-point underdog, while the 27 combined points took the game UNDER the total.

CURRENT STREAK:
St. Louis has won 3 straight games.

TEAM RECORDS:
Minnesota: 7-6 SU, 5-7-1 ATS
St. Louis: 6-6-1 SU, 9-4 ATS
MINNESOTA MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in December are 4-6
When playing on turf are 7-3
After being outgained are 4-6
When playing outside the division are 5-5

ST. LOUIS MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in December are 4-6
When playing on turf are 5-5
After outgaining opponent are 1-9
When playing outside the division are 2-8


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Minnesota's last 5 games when playing on the road against St. Louis
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Minnesota's last 8 games when playing St. Louis
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Minnesota's last 12 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of St. Louis's last 5 games when playing at home against Minnesota
The total has gone OVER in 7 of St. Louis's last 8 games when playing Minnesota
The total has gone OVER in 5 of St. Louis's last 7 games
St. Louis is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Minnesota

NEXT UP:
Minnesota at Houston, Sunday, December 23
St. Louis at Tampa Bay, Sunday, December 23