The back-up signal-caller also went 5-of-9 through the air for 40 yards in relief of starter Alex Smith, who went 3-of-3 for 16 yards and a touchdown.
Christian Ponder started behind center for the Vikings and amassed 80 yards on 4-of-9 passing.
Blair Walsh kicked two field goals for Minnesota.
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