Recap - Broncos Defeat Minnesota 35-32
|Recap - Broncos Defeat Minnesota 35-32|
Willis McGahee tore up the turf for 111 rushing yards on Sunday to lead the Broncos to a 35-32 win over the Vikings at The Metrodome.
Denver was an underdog by 2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 37.5.
Tim Tebow completed 10 of 15 pass attempts for 202 yards and 2 TDs for the Broncos in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Toby Gerhart rushed for 91 yards for Minnesota, while Percy Harvin added 19 yards. Christian Ponder threw for 381 yards for the Vikings, while receivers Percy Harvin and Devin Aromashodu had 156 and 90 yards respectively.
Minnesota outgained Denver 489-336 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 27-13 by the Vikings.
The time of possession battle favored Minnesota as their offense was on the field for 37:51, longer than the 22:09 of their opponents.
Denver 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 Detroit.