Best Player Props for Adam Thielen: Week 5 Minnesota Vikings vs. Detroit Lions

By BestOdds Analyst | October 7, 2021, 7:57 pm

There will be player prop betting options available for Adam Thielen before he suits up for NFL action on Sunday at 1:00 PM ET live on FOX.

Thielen’s Minnesota Vikings (1-3) and the Detroit Lions (0-4) square off in a Week 5 matchup between NFC North opponents at U.S. Bank Stadium.

Player Props for Adam Thielen

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we use data from our industry leading partner, Sportradar, to identify performance trends in order to analyze Adam Thielen’s chances of cashing in on his player prop totals in this game.

Thielen Season Stats

  • Thielen has racked up 227 yards on 24 catches with four touchdowns this season, averaging 56.8 yards per game on 34 targets.
  • He ranks 99th in the NFL with 66 total yards after the catch.
  • He has accounted for four of his team’s 10 touchdowns on offense this season, or 40.0%.

Thielen’s Notable Teammates

  • This year, Kirk Cousins has recorded 1,121 passing yards (280.3 yards per game) while going 108-for-157 (68.8% completion percentage) and throwing nine touchdowns and one interception.
  • So far this year Dalvin Cook has run for 226 yards on 51 carries (56.5 ypg), with one rushing touchdown. Cook also helps out in the passing game, catching 10 passes for 70 yards (17.5 ypg).
  • Justin Jefferson’s stat line this year shows 26 catches for 338 yards and three touchdowns. He averages 84.5 receiving yards per game and has been targeted 37 times.

Player Performance vs. Detroit

  • Detroit hasn’t allowed more than 100 receiving yards to an opposing player this season.
  • The Lions have given up a touchdown pass to six players this season.
  • Detroit has allowed one player to catch at least two touchdown passes against it this season.
BestOdds rating 9.4
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Detroit Lions Stat Rankings

Stat AVG (Rank)
Pass Yds/Game Allowed 267.5 (15)
Pass Yds/Attempt Allowed 10.6 (32)
Rush Yds/Game Allowed 132.8 (24)
Rush Yds/Attempt Allowed 4.4 (18)
Total Yds/Game Allowed 381.3 (21)
Yards/Play Allowed 6.9 (31)
Points/Game Allowed 29.8 (29)

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