Redskins vs Vikings Final: 38-26 - Recap
|Redskins vs Vikings Final: 38-26 - Recap|
Robert Griffin III scampered through the Minnesota defense for 138 yards as Washington handed the Vikings a 38-26 defeat on Sunday at FedExField.
The Redskins were a 2.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 44.5.
Robert Griffin III completed 17 of 22 pass attempts for 182 yards and 1 TD for the Redskins in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Vikings defense.
Adrian Peterson rushed for 79 yards for Minnesota, while Christian Ponder added 13 yards. Christian Ponder threw for 352 yards for the Vikings, while receivers Percy Harvin and Michael Jenkins had 133 and 67 yards respectively.
Minnesota outgained Washington 421-361 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 27-20 by the Vikings.
The time of possession battle favored Minnesota as their offense was on the field for 31:32, longer than the 28:28 of their opponents.
Washington looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Giants. The Vikings will aim to get back on the winning track vs Arizona.