Gallery: Week 12 NFL key games

The Big Game

Adam Thielen bulls his way into the end zone for a 14 yard touchdown reception in the third quarter during the Vikings 24-17 win against the sinking Packers. Thielen caught 8 passes for 125 yards and a TD. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

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Vikings QB Kirk Cousins went 29 of 38 for 342 yards and 3 TDs. The win keeps the Vikings playoff hopes alive.  (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

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Trae Waynes of the Minnesota Vikings breaks up a pass to Marquez Valdes-Scantling of the Green Bay Packers in the first quarter of the game. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

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It ended up being a tough night for Aaron Rodgers. Here he's sacked in the second quarter of the game at U.S. Bank Stadium on November 25, 2018 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

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Aaron Jones #33 of the Green Bay Packers runs with the ball for a six-yard touchdown in the second quarter of the game against the Minnesota Vikings. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

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Colts QB Andrew Luck throws a pass in the game against the Miami Dolphins. Luck helped the Colts continue their win streak with a close 27-24 win. The streak stands at 5 and the Colts remain in playoff contention.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

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Jack Doyle of the Indianapolis Colts catches a touchdown pass in the game against Miami Dolphins in the second quarter at Lucas Oil Stadium on November 25, 2018 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

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Kenyan Drake of the Miami Dolphins scores a touchdown in the game against the Indianapolis Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium on November 25, 2018 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

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A leaping Quincy Wilson of the Indianapolis Colts attempts to make an interception in the game against Miami Dolphins in the second quarter at Lucas Oil Stadium on November 25, 2018 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

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Leonte Carroo #88 of the Miami Dolphins catches a pass for a touchdown while defended by Pierre Desir #35 of the Indianapolis Colts during the game at Lucas Oil Stadium on November 25, 2018 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

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Panthers QB Cam Newton celebrates a touchdown against the Seattle Seahawks in the fourth quarter. The two quarterbacks  exhanged TDs in the back and forth game before the Seahawks prevailed. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

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Seahawks QB Russell Wilson scrambles free to throw a pass during the first half against the Panthers. Wilson escaped pressure often in the Seahawks 30-27 victory to keep the Seahawks' playoff hopes alive.  (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

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Nick Vannett makes a catch during the first half. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

(Grant Halverson)

Christian McCaffrey of the Carolina Panthers scores a touchdown against the Seattle Seahawks during the second half of their game at Bank of America Stadium on November 25, 2018 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

(Grant Halverson)

David Moore of the Seattle Seahawks catches a touchdown pass in the fourth quarter during their game at Bank of America Stadium on November 25, 2018 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

(Streeter Lecka)

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