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


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