The Vikings earned a rematch with Green Bay in the wild-card playoffs but the Bears have nothing to show for 10 regular-season wins.
This week, PFW selects Alfred Morris, Everson Griffen and Darius Reynaud as its Players of the Week.
Adrian Peterson came within 9 yards of Eric Dickerson's rushing record, finishing with 199 yards and powering the Vikings into the playoffs, 37-34 over Green Bay.
This week, PFW selects Russell Wilson, Geno Atkins and Blair Walsh as its Players of the Week.
Seeding is up for grabs in the AFC, while five teams fight for two spots in the NFC playoffs in Week 17.
The Packers might have wrapped up the North, but the Vikings' win Sunday means they control their fate in Week 17.
The Week 17 game between the Redskins and Cowboys for the NFC East title has been flex into the primetime slot.
Christian Ponder threw a touchdown pass, Toby Gerhart added a score and Blair Walsh kicked three field goals in the Vikings' win over the Texans.
After this season, the receiver position is set to undergo a facelift in Minnesota, with Percy Harvin's return still to be determined.
This week, PFW selects Adrian Peterson, J.J. Watt and Blair Walsh as its Players of the Week.
In what might be one of the few true head-to-head battles for MVP either Adrian Peterson or J.J. Watt might have the chance to earn the award in Week 16.
The Packers continued their dominance over the Bears, sweeping the season series and clinching first place in the NFC North.
Adrian Peterson ran for a season-best 212 yards, and the Vikings spoiled the Rams' home finale Sunday with a 36-22 win.
The Vikings' defense isn't great statistically, but it's making plays when it needs to more consistently than last season.
Here's a look at the key matchup in St. Louis with the Vikings and Rams both in serious need of a victory to keep their playoff hopes alive.