The Cincinnati Bengals have left the door open in the AFC North, and now they face a flawed but dangerous Minnesota Vikings team. Playing spoiler is nothing new for the NFC North cellar-dwellers, and there's a good chance they could surprise.
Game Date/Time and Location: Sunday, Dec. 22, 1 p.m. ET at Paul Brown Stadium, Cincinnati, Ohio
TV schedule and distribution map: FOX; The506.com
Live coverage and updates:
Vikings blog: Daily Norseman / Follow Daily Norseman on Twitter
Bengals blog: Cincy Jungle / Follow Cincy Jungle on Twitter
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Radio schedule: Minnesota: KFAN 100.3 FM and KTCN 1130 AM; Cincinnati: WCKY 1530 AM, WEBN 102.7 FM and WLW 700 AM
Watch Online: Verizon subscribers can watch games live with the NFL Mobile app (subscription required). NFL Game Pass offers live online broadcasts to users outside the USA.
More on the matchup: It's been four years since these teams last met. The Vikings dominated the game when Adrian Peterson gained 137 total yards and scored two touchdowns in a 30-10 win. This is Minnesota's first chance to see Andy Dalton and A.J. Green. Stopping the handcuff will be the key to grabbing an unlikely win.
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