Joseph Kicks Vikings To 500th Regular Season Win

(Minneapolis, MN) — Greg Joseph kicked a 29-yard field goal as time expired as the Vikings defeated the Packers 34-31 at US Bank Stadium. Minnesota had a 23-10 lead late in the third quarter before Aaron Rodgers led the Packers back with a pair of touchdown passes to Davante Adams to go up 24-23. Kirk Cousins and Rodgers traded touchdown passes to tie the game at 31 before the Vikings drove down the field for the game-winning field goal. Cousins had 341 passing yards and three touchdowns, while Justin Jefferson went off for eight catches, 169 yards, and two scores. Adam Thielen added eight catches for 82 yards and a TD, and he moved into fifth place in franchise-history for career receptions. The Vikings are second in the NFC North at 5-and-5. They play the 49ers on the road next week.

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