Vikings WR Adam Thielen continues stellar season in win over Redskins

Position-by-position: How the Vikings match up with Washington

The Vikings looked to be in great shape with a 35-17 lead before Keenum threw balls that were picked off in the third quarter and early in the fourth by Swearinger.

Have no idea who we're talking about? The Redskins were losers in their second straight home contest, with a sound 38-27 loss to the Minnesota Vikings.

Washington quarterback Kirk Cousins had three TDs - two rushing and one passing - and was 26 of 45 for 327 yards with an interception. "Today, it got the best of me".

During Sunday's 38-30 victory over Washington, Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen caught a 7-yard Case Keenum pass for a touchdown, a sweet little move in itself.

In the first quarter, Harris made a diving, one-handed catch in the end zone that was initially ruled an incomplete pass.


That is not a play you see every day or even every season. Against the Vikings, the Redskins rushed for a paltry 81 yards.

Vikings: They played without DE Everson Griffen because of a foot injury.

Minnesota Vikings running back Latavius Murray (25) carries the ball into the end zone for a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Washington Redskins in Landover, Md., Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017.

Redskins: Visit the New Orleans Saints on Sunday in a game they now badly need to win given their upcoming schedule. Redskins WR Ryan Grant (concussion) and LB Will Compton (foot) left the game and did not return.

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