Three weeks until the Vikings at the Packers to start the 2022 NFL season

Green Bay, Wis. – Exactly three weeks from today, the Green Bay Packers and Minnesota Vikings will kick off the 2022 NFL season with the 125th matchup in their border war history.

At SI Sportsbook, Green Bay is a 1.5-point favorite with a 48.5-point total. At FanDuel Sportsbook, the Packers are 2-point favorites; 53 percent of the money and 57 percent of the bets are on the Vikings.

Two offensive stars, Packers running back Aaron Jones and Vikings receiver Justin Jefferson, will figure prominently in this early NFC North showdown. Over the past two seasons, Jones has averaged 66.0 rushing yards per game. According to Inside Edge , the Packers were up 15-0 when Jones took that mark. Meanwhile, since entering the NFL in 2021, Jefferson has averaged 91.0 receiving yards per game. When he was held down that figure, the Vikings were just 6-13.

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