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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
B-81.6R. Griffin II1813002,16999

Vikings Passing Leaders
C76.3C. Ponder981581,07236
D62.3J. Freeman6314776124
B+89.1M. Cassel486948932

Redskins Rushing Leaders
A92.6A. MorrisRB1336865.25
B-81.6R. Griffin IIQB492575.20
C+79.6R. Helu Jr.RB381634.34

Vikings Rushing Leaders
A96.4A. PetersonRB1537114.67
C76.3C. PonderQB241436.04
T. GerhartRB3248.01

Redskins Receiving Leaders
A94.3P. GarconWR5468412.72
A93.3J. ReedTE3842511.22
C+79.0L. HankersonWR2430912.93

Vikings Receiving Leaders
B82.4J. SimpsonWR2944615.40
B83.6G. JenningsWR3139212.62
B84.3K. RudolphTE3031310.43

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