Vikings sink Bears

Adrian Peterson rushed for 131 yards and a touchdown on 28 carries Sunday, as the Minnesota Vikings defeated the Chicago Bears 34-14.

The Vikings were a 3.5-point favorite and were able to cover the spread. The combined score went OVER the posted over/under total (42).

Gus Frerotte passed for 210 yards with a touchdown and an interception and a TD run for Minnesota, while Bernard Berrian caught four passes for 122 yards with 99-yard touchdown reception.

Kyle Orton threw for 153 yards with two touchdowns and three interceptions for Chicago and Matt Forte rushed for 96 yards on 22 carries.