Vikings vs Broncos Final: 31-24 - Recap
|Vikings vs Broncos Final: 31-24 - Recap|
The Broncos came up short against the Vikings in P4 action on Thursday, falling 31-24 at The Metrodome.
Minnesota was a favorite by 4 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 35.5.
Joe Webb completed 5 of 9 pass attempts for 100 yards and 1 TD for the Vikings in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Broncos defense.
Bruce Hall rushed for 33 yards for Denver, while Tim Tebow added 21 yards. Tim Tebow threw for 167 yards for the Broncos, while receivers Matt Willis and Eric Decker had 122 and 114 yards respectively.
Denver outgained Minnesota 437-245 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 27-13 by the Broncos.
Minnesota lost the time of possession battle 35:50/24:10, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Minnesota looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Saints. The Broncos will aim to get back on the winning track at Jacksonville.