Vikings-falcons Preview: Defenses Take Center Stage Against Backup Qbs

NFL Week 9 features multiple backup quarterbacks in action.

The Vikings face the Falcons in Atlanta with both teams having backup QBs.

Taylor Heinicke, a veteran, fills in for the Vikings.

Rookie Jaren Hall replaces the injured Kirk Cousins for the Vikings.

osh Dobbs and Nick Mullens are potential options if Hall doesn't perform well.

The game is crucial for the NFC wild card race, despite the backup QB situation.

Predictions suggest it will be a low-scoring game with a total score (over/under) of just 37 points.

The Falcons have struggled lately, despite their 4-4 record.

Heinicke's role aims to bring more consistency to the Falcons' offense.

The Vikings are four-point underdogs with Hall as their rookie quarterback, emphasizing the importance of a strong defensive performance.

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