August 30, 2012; Jacksonville FL, USA; Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blaine Gabbert (11) throws a pass before the start of their game against the Atlanta Falcons at EverBank Field. Mandatory Credit: Phil Sears-US PRESSWIRE
The Vikings are currently 4-point favorites in their season opener against the Jaguars.
The Vikings went just 3-13 a year ago, but are currently 4-point favorites against the Jaguars according to OddsShark.com. Neither team was very good against the spread last season, but Minnesota was just 2-5-1 against the spread at home. Jacksonville finished the season 7-9 against the spread including 3-5 on the road.
Both teams struggled offensively a year ago and are relying on second-year quarterbacks. The over/under is currently set at 38, which is the lowest total of any Week 1 game. Sunday's game will be just the fifth matchup between the two franchises with Minnesota winning three of the first four.
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