Vikings Outshot by Packers, 44-31

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The Vikings gave up scoring plays of 65 yards, 76 yards, and 60 yards and were held in check by the Packers, 44-31, at home.

Christian Ponder finished 14 for 21 with 145 yards, one touchdown (0 pass, 1 rush) and no interceptions. Aaron Rodgers completed 24 of 29 passes for 285 yards, two touchdowns and no interceptions for the Packers.

Adrian Peterson was a key factor for the Vikings, rushing for 60 yards on 13 carries with a touchdown in addition to three receptions for 23 yards. Kyle Rudolph caught four passes for 51 yards.

The Minnesota defense gave up 182 yards rushing and 282 passing. They sacked Rodgers two times.

Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson was impressive, racking up 123 receiving yards and two touchdowns. Running back Eddie Lacy also had a good game with 94 rushing yards, 18 receiving and one touchdown.

Next week, the Vikings head to Arlington to face the Cowboys (4-4) while the Packers host the Bears (4-3).


Packers Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

A

93

A. Rodgers

24

29

282

2

0


Vikings Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

C

75

C. Ponder

14

21

132

0

0


Packers Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

A-

90

E. Lacy

RB

29

94

3.2

1

B

84

J. Starks

RB

7

57

8.1

1

A

93

A. Rodgers

QB

6

31

5.2

0


Vikings Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

A

92

A. Peterson

RB

13

60

4.6

1

C

75

C. Ponder

QB

5

38

7.6

1

-

-

T. Gerhart

RB

1

13

13.0

1


Packers Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

A+

100

J. Nelson

WR

7

123

17.6

2

B

84

J. Boykin

WR

5

89

17.8

0

C-

72

M. White

WR

5

35

7.0

0


Vikings Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

B

82

K. Rudolph

TE

4

51

12.8

0

D+

70

C. Patterson

WR

2

26

13.0

0

A

92

A. Peterson

RB

3

23

7.7

0


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