Vikings Fall 34-14 Against San Francisco - Game Recap
The battle between the 49ers and Vikings didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Minnesota was handed a 34-14 defeat on Sunday at Candlestick Park.
The 49ers were a 3-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 39.5.
Colt McCoy completed 11 of 15 pass attempts for 109 yards and 0 TDs for the 49ers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Vikings defense.
Toby Gerhart rushed for 20 yards for Minnesota, while Christian Ponder added 20 yards. Christian Ponder threw for 116 yards for the Vikings, while receivers Stephen Burton and Greg Jennings had 31 and 24 yards respectively.
San Francisco outgained Minnesota 356-214 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 27-17 by the 49ers.
The time of possession battle favored San Francisco as their offense was on the field for 34:04, longer than the 25:56 of their opponents.
San Francisco heads into a P4 battle against the Chargers. Minnesota, meanwhile, will have their next action against Tennessee.