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Minnesota Vikings (0-2)


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vs. Hou
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@ Cin
4:00 PM PT5:00 PM MT6:00 PM CT7:00 PM ET23:00 GMT7:00 4:00 PM MST6:00 PM EST6:00 PM CT3:00 UAE (+1)19:00 ET22:00
@ Cle
1:00 PM PT2:00 PM MT3:00 PM CT4:00 PM ET20:00 GMT4:00 1:00 PM MST3:00 PM EST3:00 PM CT0:00 UAE (+1)16:00 ET19:00
vs. Sea
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vs. GB
L 34-43
Box | Recap

Taylor makes hefty workload pay off as Colts beat Vikings

INDIANANPOLIS (AP) Jonathan Taylor looked right at home in his first NFL start.

He made Sunday's hefty workload look pretty easy, too.

The 21-year-old running back rushed 26 times for 101 yards and scored his first NFL touchdown, leading the Indianapolis Colts past Minnesota 28-11.

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NFC North Division
TeamWLTPct
Green Bay 2001.000
Chicago 2001.000
Minnesota 020.000
Detroit 020.000
Full Standings
Leaders
Pass Yds: K. Cousins372
Pass TDs: K. Cousins2
Rush Yds: D. Cook113
Rush TDs: D. Cook3
Rec Yds: A. Thielen141
Rec TDs: A. Thielen2
Int: E. Wilson1
Sacks: H. Hill1.0
Offense (Rank)
Yards: 557 (28)
Passing Yards: 372 (30)
Rushing Yards: 214 (19)
Points per game: 22.5 (20)
Yards per game: 278.5 (29)
Touchdowns: 5 (19)
Field Goals: 2 (27)
Defense (Rank)
Yards: 876 (29)
Passing Yards: 578 (28)
Rushing Yards: 309 (28)
Points per game: 35.5 (31)
Yards per game: 438.0 (29)
Touchdowns: 7 (27)
Field Goals: 6 (32)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
9/21 M. Fields II pract. squad add
9/19 M. Fields II active/prac. squad
9/18 N. Meadors cut
9/18 B. Jones active/prac. squad
9/18 J. Metellus active/prac. squad
9/17 G. Iloka pract. squad add
9/17 P. Elflein on IR undisclosed
9/14 H. Nickerson pract. squad add
9/12 D. Cook re-signed Five-year extension (through 2025)
9/12 N. Meadors active/prac. squad
Injuries
Date Player Status
9/20 C. Dantzler rib (Out)
9/17 P. Elflein undisclosed (IR)
9/9 D. Hunter undisclosed (IR)
9/6 M. Dorn undisclosed (IR)
9/2 K. Willekes leg (IR)
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