Game: Minnesota Vikings (4-9-1) at Cincinnati Bengals (9-5)
Time: 1:00 p.m. (ET)
Location: Paul Brown Stadium
Series Leader: Vikings, 6-5
Broadcast: FOX (1:00 PM ET): Dick Stockton, Rondé Barber, Kris Budden.
SIRIUS: 138 (Min.), 92 (Cin.). XM: 225 (Cin.).
NFL.com: Game Center
Weather: 52 degrees and rain via Weather Underground
The Bengals can make the playoffs without this win, but for the team and fans psyche, I believe this is a must win. Let’s put it this way, if they want any shot at the two seed, it is a must win. If they want the 3 seed, it likely a must win. A loss today will likely leave the Bengals as the 4 seed (and a date with KC) at best, a chance at the 6 seed or, dare I say, even a chance to miss the playoffs.
So, here is What to Look For….