Vikings Win on Last Second Field Goal
Mitchell Trubisky made his NFL debut for the Chicago Bears, but he threw an interception late in the game to Harrison Smith. It would eventually lead to the game-winning 26-yard field goal made by Kai Forbath to lift the Minnesota Vikings to a 20-17 victory.
In the first quarter, Leonard Floyd sacked Sam Bradford in the end zone for a safety. Bradford left the game once again with another injury. Forbath also made a 26-yard field goal for the Vikings in the second-quarter.
In the third quarter, Case Keenum threw a 13-yard touchdown pass to Kyle Rudolph. He had 6 receptions for 45 yards receiving and a touchdown. Keenum completed 17-of-21 passes for 140 yards and a touchdown, along with 22 rushing yards.
Chicago Bears punter Pat O'Donnell threw a 38-yard touchdown pass to Benny Cunningham. This came on a fake punt play. Jerrick McKinnon busted an 58-yard run to the house for the Vikings later in the third. McKinnon finished with 95 yards rushing on 16 carries and a touchdown. He did a nice job filling in for Dalvin Cook.
Zach Miller caught a 20-yard touchdown pass in the fourth from Mitchell Trubisky (Trubisky 2-point conversion on a run). Miller finished with 3 receptions for 39 yards receiving and a touchdown. Trubisky completed 12-of-25 passes for 128 yards 1 touchdown and 1 interception. He also rushed for 22 yards on 3 carries.
The Minnesota Vikings will host the Green Bay Packers (4-1) on Sunday and the Chicago Bears will travel to Baltimore to face the Ravens (3-2) on Sunday.