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Vikings Score First Win

Vikings Score First Win

Adrian Peterson rushed for 140 yards and two touchdowns as the Vikings edged the Steelers 34-27 at Wembley Stadium in London.  Matt Cassel started in place of the injured Christian Ponder and threw for 248 yards and two touchdowns, both to Greg Jennings.  Jennings ended with three grabs for 92 yards for the Vikings, who improved to 1-and-3.

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