Vikings vs Packers Predictions and Expert Picks for Week 8 NFL Game

Minnesota Vikings vs Green Bay Packers predictions and expert picks for Week 8 NFL game.
Minnesota Vikings vs Green Bay Packers predictions and expert picks for Week 8 NFL game. / Dylan Buell/Getty Images

The Green Bay Packers (5-1) look to remain in first place in the NFC North division as they host the Minnesota Vikings (1-5) in Week 8 NFL action. The Packers are currently 6.5-point favorites, according to FanDuel Sportsbook, as they look to remain undefeated at Lambeau Field.

Let's see what the experts are predicting to happen in this Week 8 Vikings-Packers showdown.

Vikings vs Packers Picks Week 8

CBS Sports picks are from their panel of experts, numberFire picks are from their NFL game projections, Sporting News picks are from Vinnie Iyer, and betting favorites are from FanDuel Sportsbook's Week 8 NFL odds.

CBS Sports: Packers (6)
numberFire: Packers
Sporting News: Packers
Betting Favorite: Packers -6.5

Against the Spread:
CBS Sports: Packers (4), Vikings (2)
Sporting News: Vikings

While a few experts and analysts expect the Vikings to keep this one close, none of them believe they will be able to pull off the upset over the Packers. MVP candidate Aaron Rodgers and the Packers would move to 6-1 on the season with a victory here and also remain undefeated within the divsion.

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