The Minnesota Vikings (10-2) face the Carolina Panthers (8-4) in a match-up of NFC contenders at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte. The kickoff is set for Noon.

After starting the season 2-2, the Vikings have rolled of eight wins in a row. A win today would make it nine straight for the purple for the first time since 1975.

The Vikings are 8-5 all time against Carolina -- winning both match-ups under head coach Mike Zimmer.

Minnesota is solidly on top of the NFC North, with the Lions and Packers four games back. Detroit is at Tampa today,and Green Bay is at Cleveland.

NFC North Standings

  1. Minnesota Vikings (10-2)
  2. Detroit Lions (6-6)
  3. Green Bay Packers (6-6)
  4. Chicago Bears (3-9)

The Vikings are 3 point favorites.

The game is set to kickoff at Noon CT. (TV: CBS, RADIO: 1240 AM WJON.)

Skol Vikings!