Favre lets Adrian Peterson do heavy lifting; Vikings win over Cleveland
Brett Favre threw for 110 yards and a touchdown as the Minnesota Vikings won their opener, 34-20 at Cleveland. Favre completed 14-21 passes.
Adrian Peterson ran for 180 yards and three touchdowns, including a 64-yard scamper late in the fourth quarter.
Favre, 39, said he never played with a running back like Peterson, and to describe him as awesome would be an understatement.