Green Bay Defeats Minnesota 31-3 - Recap
|Green Bay Defeats Minnesota 31-3 - Recap|
Aaron Rodgers scorched the Vikings defense for 4 TDs as Green Bay defeated Minnesota 31-3 on Sunday at The Metrodome.
Green Bay was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 44.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Dimitri Nance rushed for 37 yards, while Brandon Jackson added 28 yards in the win. Greg Jennings and James Jones added 152 and 51 receiving yards respectively.
Adrian Peterson rushed for 72 yards for Minnesota, while Percy Harvin added 18 yards. Brett Favre threw for 208 yards for the Vikings, while receivers Sidney Rice and Toby Gerhart had 56 and 41 yards respectively.
Minnesota was outgained by Green Bay 374-300 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-15 by the Packers.
The time of possession battle favored Green Bay as their offense was on the field for 33:16, longer than the 26:44 of their opponents.
Green Bay looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Falcons. The Vikings will aim to get back on the winning track at Washington.