Recap - Dolphins Defeat Minnesota 14-10
|Recap - Dolphins Defeat Minnesota 14-10|
The Dolphins grabbed a Week 2 victory over the Vikings on Sunday, winning 14-10 at The Metrodome.
Miami was an underdog by 5.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 40.5.
Chad Henne completed 9 of 15 pass attempts for 114 yards and 1 TD for the Dolphins in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Adrian Peterson rushed for 145 yards for Minnesota, while Toby Gerhart added 10 yards. Brett Favre threw for 225 yards for the Vikings, while receivers Visanthe Shiancoe and Adrian Peterson had 86 and 41 yards respectively.
Miami lost the offensive yardage battle to Minnesota 364-226 yards in Sunday's game. Minnesota had more first downs as that total ended up 22-12.
The time of possession battle favored Minnesota as their offense was on the field for 35:48, longer than the 24:12 of their opponents.
Next game, Miami takes its act home to face New York looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head home to face Detroit.