Injured Vikings Stun Eagles With 48-30 Victory
MINNEAPOLIS – Third-string running back Matt Asiata rushed for three touchdowns as the Minnesota Vikings clipped the Philadelphia Eagles for a 48-30 victory Sunday afternoon.
The Vikings win ended Philadelphia’s five game winning streak.
Matt Cassel had a huge game for Minnesota, finishing 26/35 for 382 yards, two passing touchdowns, and a rushing touchdown. Greg Jennings caught a new career high 11 passes for 163 yards and a touchdown.
Nick Foles finished with 428 yards, three touchdowns, and an interception for the Eagles.
The Vikings improve to 4-9-1 this season. They travel to Cincinnati next weekend to take on the Bengals. Game time is set for noon on Sunday.