Vikings Fall 17-13 Against Chicago - Game Recap
Chicago earned a 17-13 victory over Minnesota on Sunday in Week 17 action at The Metrodome.
Bettors who backed the Bears were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 2.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 41.5.
Josh McCown completed 15 of 25 pass attempts for 160 yards and 1 TD for the Bears in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Vikings defense.
Toby Gerhart rushed for 67 yards for Minnesota, while Percy Harvin added 13 yards. Joe Webb threw for 200 yards for the Vikings, while receivers Percy Harvin and Devin Aromashodu had 115 and 53 yards respectively.
Chicago lost the offensive yardage battle to Minnesota 301-209 yards in Sunday's game. Minnesota had more first downs as that total ended up 16-10.
Minnesota led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 31:14/28:46 split in that important category.