Vikings Loss Good For Carolina
The Minnesota Vikings fell to the red-hot Chicago Bears on Sunday night which means the Panthers hold the top spot in the NFC Wild Card race.
Despite back-to-back losses for Carolina, there are only six NFC teams with winning records.The Panthers upcoming stretch includes the Buccaneers and Browns and a showdown with the Seahawks next week at home.
Many experts feel that the Minnesota Vikings are losing momentum in the NFC playoff race. After hosting the Packers in Week 12, they have consecutive trips to New England and Seattle.
Other teams in the playoff hunt include the Seattle Seahawks (5-5), Dallas Cowboys (5-5), Green Bay Packers (4-5-1), Atlanta Falcons (4-6), Detroit Lions (4-6).