Thursday night football is back with another division matchup. This time we see the 2 and 2 Packers fresh off of a division win against the Bears take on the 2 and 2 Vikings who just upset the Falcons. This is a big game for the division this early in the season. Let's turn to Tecmo to see what we can expect tonight.
The Vikings kick off to the Packers and instantly the Packers go on the attack. Aaron Rodgers finds Randall Cobb who breaks free for the first score of the game.
The Vikings look to use their running game heavily in this game. Matt Asiata helps to move the ball down the field and then catches a short pass from Teddy Bridgewater for the tying score.
The Vikings defense plays tough as Chad Greenway records a sack. The Packers are forced to punt.
At the end of one the game is tied 7-7.
Bridgewater makes a mistake in the redzone and the Packers Sam Shields gets the interception. The Packers again attack through the air moving the ball easily down field.
The drive stalls and the Packers are forced to a field goal by Mason Crosby.
Again, Asiata puts the Vikings on his back as he marches down the field for the Minnesota touchdown.
With very little time left in the half, the Packers move the ball into field goal range.
At the half way point, the Packers trail the Vikings 14 to 13.
The Packers run defense must not have shown up at the stadium as the Vikings Matt Asiata again breaks off a huge run for another Minnesota touchdown.
Rodgers and the Packers passing attack answers quickly with a touchdown to Jordy Nelson.
At the end of the third, the Vikings still lead by a point, 21 - 20.
The Packers are able to hold the Vikings offense in check to start the 4th and receive a punt.
Once again, Rodgers attacks through the air and gets a late 4th quarter touchdown.
The Vikings get into position for a last second hail mary, but the pass is intercepted in the end zone.
The Packers take this one at home, 27 - 21.