The Vikings and Bengals both have some question marks heading into their Week 1 matchup.
How much will the Vikings defense improve? Will Danielle Hunter look like his old self? Will the Vikings offense look better than it did in the preseason? Minnesota could be great if all those answers were yes.
For the Bengals, it’s how well will Joe Burrow play now that he is entering his second NFL season? Ja’Marr Chase struggled in the preseason, but was seen as a better college prospect than Justin Jefferson when they both played at LSU. Will Burrow connect with Chase, Tee Higgins, Tyler Boyd and his other weapons to upset the Vikings?
These are questions that will all be answered Sunday. For now, here are a few things Vikings fans can watch for in that game: