Schedule stiffens

The Vikings have a tough road ahead over the next six weeks:

Sunday St. Louis (4-3) The Rams are revitalized by sensational rookie RB Todd Gurley.

Nov. 15 at Oakland (4-3) QB Derek Carr has Oakland on track for its first winning season since 2002.

Nov. 22 Green Bay (6-1) Packers and Aaron Rodgers suffered first loss at Denver on Sunday.

Nov. 29 at Atlanta (6-2) Loss at home to Bucs on Sunday was not a good one.

Dec. 6 Seattle (4-4) Seahawks seem determined to get back into playoffs.

Dec. 10 at Arizona (6-2) Cardinals lead the NFL in scoring (263 points).