Cousins, Vikings snap to life with late TD, beat Bears 29-22

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings snapped out of their mid-game slump just in time to beat the Chicago Bears 29-22.

Kirk Cousins scored on a 1-yard quarterback sneak with 2:26 remaining on Minnesota’s fifth third-down conversion of its go-ahead drive. The Vikings are 4-1 and alone in first place in the NFC North.

Justin Jefferson finished with a career-high 12 catches for 154 yards, and Dalvin Cook rushed for 94 yards and two scores for the Vikings. Justin Fields went 15 for 21 for a season-high 208 yards and his first touchdown pass in 15 quarters for the Bears. They are 2-3.

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10/9/2022 3:39:14 PM (GMT -5:00)