Minnesota Defeats Pittsburgh 34-27 - Recap
|Minnesota Defeats Pittsburgh 34-27 - Recap|
The Steelers had no answer for Adrian Peterson on Sunday as the Vikings rolled to a 34-27 win at Wembley Stadium.
Minnesota was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 41.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Matt Cassel completed 16 of 25 pass attempts for 248 yards and 2 TDs for the Vikings in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Le'Veon Bell rushed for 57 yards for Pittsburgh, while Antonio Brown added 10 yards. Ben Roethlisberger threw for 383 yards for the Steelers, while receivers Jerricho Cotchery and Antonio Brown had 103 and 88 yards respectively.
Minnesota lost the offensive yardage battle to Pittsburgh 434-393 yards in Sunday's game. Pittsburgh had more first downs as that total ended up 29-16.
Pittsburgh led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 36:27/23:33 split in that important category.
Minnesota looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Panthers. The Steelers will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.