The Vikings and Packers meet tonight in a game that matches two teams with high hopes for the NFL playoffs. Click below for pregame reading, in-game updates, a Live Blog and more.

Kickoff: 7:15 p.m.

Gameview: Stats and play-by-play

Photos, video highlights and more on our Live Blog.

Andrew Krammer's Packers scouting report

Ben Goessling's game prediction

Mark Craig's Stats of the Week

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TV:  WCCO, ESPN. Radio: 100.3 FM and Vikings radio network, XM/Sirius

Depth charts and injury report: Vikings | Packers

NFL scoreboard

Rosters: Vikings | Packers

Go deep: Coverage highlights from

 Vikings video library:

VideoVideo (06:24): Reporters Ben Goessling and Andrew Krammer believe that the Vikings have an edge over Green Bay, despite not having Dalvin Cook for Week 16.

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VideoVideo (02:28): Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen says he's looking forward to playing Green Bay at home and anticipates an atmosphere similar to the playoffs.

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VideoVideo (02:03): Minnesota's coordinators know that the Packers are a better team than they were in Week 2 and therefore have had to prepare differently than last time.

VideoVideo (02:41): Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph says Minnesota has been preparing since April to be successful late in the season, and they're hoping that will pay off against Green Bay in Week 16.