Minnesota Vikings (1-7) Face Washington Redskins (3-5)

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The Minnesota Vikings will take on the Washington Redskins at home this week. The game is set to kickoff at 8:25 PM ET on Thursday and will be shown on NFL Network. Minnesota goes in with a 1-7 overall record and 1-3 home record on the season. Washington has a 3-5 overall record and 1-3 away record.

Last week the Vikings were defeated by the Cowboys, 27-23. Adrian Peterson had 25 carries for 140 yards and one score. Brian Robison also had a nice game, with two tackles and two sacks. In their previous game, the Redskins beat the Chargers, 30-24. Alfred Morris made his impact by scoring once in addition to 121 yards on 25 carries. Another solid outing came from London Fletcher, who finished with 13 tackles.

The Vikings' pass defense allows 303.5 yards a game, 29th in the NFL, and may give Washington a boost in its passing attack.


Redskins Passing Leaders
Grade Name Comp Att Yds TDs Int
B- 81.6 R. Griffin II 181 300 2,169 9 9


Vikings Passing Leaders
Grade Name Comp Att Yds TDs Int
C 76.3 C. Ponder 98 158 1,072 3 6
D 62.3 J. Freeman 63 147 761 2 4
B+ 89.1 M. Cassel 48 69 489 3 2


Redskins Rushing Leaders
Grade Name P Att Yds YdsA TDs
A 92.6 A. Morris RB 133 686 5.2 5
B- 81.6 R. Griffin II QB 49 257 5.2 0
C+ 79.6 R. Helu Jr. RB 38 163 4.3 4


Vikings Rushing Leaders
Grade Name P Att Yds YdsA TDs
A 96.4 A. Peterson RB 153 711 4.6 7
C 76.3 C. Ponder QB 24 143 6.0 4
T. Gerhart RB 3 24 8.0 1


Redskins Receiving Leaders
Grade Name P Rec Yds YdsA TDs
A 94.3 P. Garcon WR 54 684 12.7 2
A 93.3 J. Reed TE 38 425 11.2 2
C+ 79.0 L. Hankerson WR 24 309 12.9 3


Vikings Receiving Leaders
Grade Name P Rec Yds YdsA TDs
B 82.4 J. Simpson WR 29 446 15.4 0
B 83.6 G. Jennings WR 31 392 12.6 2
B 84.3 K. Rudolph TE 30 313 10.4 3