Vikings sink Chargers

Vikings sink Chargers

Adrian Peterson rushed for an NFL record 296 yards and three touchdowns on 30 carries Sunday to lead the Minnesota Vikings past the San Diego Chargers 35-17.

The Vikings were a 7-point underdog in the game. The combined score went OVER the posted over/under total (42).

Minnesota quarterback Brooks Bollinger completed 7-of-10 passes for 95 yards with a touchdown, while Sidney Rice caught four passes for 66 yards.LaDainian Tomlinson rushed for 40 yards and a touchdown on 16 carries for San Diego, while Philip Rivers completed 19-of-42 passes for 197 yards with an interception.