MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Vikings now 0-3 in preseason as 49ers win easily
Minnesota quarterback Christian Ponder threw for 116 yards, two touchdowns and an interception as the Vikings fell to the 49ers 34-14 last night in San Francisco. Ponder added 20 yards on the ground, but also lost a fumble while being sacked. Star running back Adrian Peterson was on the field for the first two offensive plays of the game for Minnesota, then took the rest of the night off. Peterson did not carry the football. Toby Gerhart had 20 yards rushing in defeat.