The New York Giants picked up their first victory of the season beating the Minnesota Vikings, 23-7, on “Monday Night Football” at MetLife Stadium.
Peyton Hillis had 81 total yards and a rushing touchdown while Eli Manning threw for 200 yards and a TD.
New York forced three turnovers and improved to 1-and-6.
In his first start for Minnesota, Josh Freeman completed 20-of-53 passes for 190 yards and an interception.
Adrian Peterson was held to 28 yards on 13 carries.
Marcus Sherels returned a punt 86 yards for a score for Minnesota, who fell to 1-and-5.
By: Mike Plourde – for Great Lakes Radio Sports