Packers vs Vikings Final: 44-31 - Recap
|Packers vs Vikings Final: 44-31 - Recap|
Jordy Nelson caught 7 passes for 123 yards against the Minnesota defense as Green Bay handed the Vikings a 44-31 loss on Sunday at The Metrodome.
Green Bay was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 47.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Aaron Rodgers completed 24 of 29 pass attempts for 285 yards and 2 TDs for the Packers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Adrian Peterson rushed for 60 yards for Minnesota, while Christian Ponder added 38 yards. Christian Ponder threw for 145 yards for the Vikings, while receivers Kyle Rudolph and Cordarrelle Patterson had 51 and 26 yards respectively.
Green Bay outgained Minnesota 464-243 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 26-15 by the Packers.
Green Bay led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 40:54/19:06 split in that important category.
Green Bay looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bears. The Vikings will aim to get back on the winning track at Dallas.