Week 8 of the 2021 NFL regular season couldn't begin in a better way. The undefeated Arizona Cardinals (7-0) and the red-hot Green Bay Packers (6-1) meet in a must-see Thursday Night Football matchup today, October 28, at the State Farm Stadium in Glendale. Here, check out everything there is to know about this National Football League game, such as the preview, information, storylines, predictions, odds, and how to watch it in the US.
A duel between quarterbacks Kyler Murray and Aaron Rodgers would be enough to explain why this game is a can't-miss. But that's not the only thing that fuels attractiveness to this exciting encounter.
The fact that they both come from winning streaks and look like Super Bowl contending sides is what makes this one a must-watch for all football fans. Besides, a TNF game is always thrilling by itself.
Arizona Cardinals vs Green Bay Packers: Match Information
Date: Thursday, October 28, 2021
Time: 8:20 PM (ET)
Location: State Farm Stadium, Glendale
Arizona Cardinals vs Green Bay Packers: Time by State in the US
ET: 8:20 PM
CT: 7:20 PM
MT: 6:20 PM
PT: 5:20 PM
Arizona Cardinals vs Green Bay Packers: Storylines
The Cardinals have been unstoppable in 2021 so far. Arizona head into this game riding on a perfect, 7-0 record as they remain unbeaten this season. Following a 31-5 win over the Houston Texans, the NFC West leaders arrive at this clash in high spirits.
Murray, who has thrown for 17 touchdowns and just five interceptions so far, with a 73.5 comp. percentage, will try to connect with offensive weapons DeAndre Hopkins, AJ Green, Zach Ertz, and Christian Kirk to cause trouble in the Packers' end zone.
But Green Bay are also riding on a fantastic winning streak, having recorded six straight victories after losing to the Saints in the opening week. Rodgers is enjoying his time at Lambeau Field as he has thrown 15 TDs, 3 INTs, with a 108.2 rate in 2021. With Davante Adams out for this game, he'll try to rely on Randal Cobb and Robert Tonyan primarily. The Packers will try to build from their 24-10 win over the Washington Football Team on Sunday.
How to watch or live stream Arizona Cardinals vs Green Bay Packers in the US
The game to be played at State Farm Stadium in Glendale between the Arizona Cardinals and the Green Bay Packers on Thursday Night Football in Week 8 of the 2021 NFL regular season will be broadcast in the US on FOX, NFL Network, and Amazon Prime Video.
Arizona Cardinals vs Green Bay Packers: Predictions and Odds
Oddsmakers have revealed their predictions for this game, and FanDuel favors the Arizona Cardinals by -6.5, while they expect this game to be under 49.5 with -106 odds.
|Game Total||o/u 49.5|
* Odds via FanDuel.