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Preview: Teams playing to their strengths

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The team that took the early momentum in the season series was the team that was able to dictate tempo and stick with their strength. No big surprises are expected Saturday night, but each team will look to grab an early lead and play to what they do best.

When two teams play twice in the span of seven days, it creates an interesting dynamic. With both the Vikings and the Packers desperately needing a win in their Week 17 matchup at the Metrodome, there wasn't much either team held back, despite both knowing that a Vikings win would almost assuredly lead to a rematch between the two teams. "When it comes to a game like this, I don't think... Recommended Stories