Packers Pound Vikings 45-7
The Vikings lost 45-7 at Green Bay against the Packers Monday night. Minnesota trailed 17-0 at halftime and the game got away from the Vikings in the 2nd half. Aaron Rodgers threw for 250 yards and 4 touchdowns for Green Bay. Christian Ponder was 16-34 passing for 190 yards with no touchdowns and 1 interception for the Vikings.
Percy Harvin was the leading receiver for the Vikings with 6 catches for 52 yards. Adrian Peterson ran 14 times for 51 yards and a touchdown for Minnesota. The Vikings are 2-7 and will host Oakland at noon Sunday.
Viking cornerback Antoine Winfield suffered a broken collarbone in the game and is likely out for the season. Winfield returned to the field last night after missing 4 games with a neck injury.