The Minnesota Vikings recorded a 26-16 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in their pre-season clash today.
The Vikings extended their advantage as Shaun Hill threw two touchdown strikes to Cordarrelle Patterson and Adam Thielen before Winston recorded his first NFL score when he leapt into the endzone for an eight-yard touchdown to bring his side back into the game.
Walsh added another field goal to put the Vikings beyond the reach of the Buccaneers, but Mike James scored a consolation rushing score in the fourth quarter.
The AFC South side responded in the second quarter when Dexter McCluster ran in from six yards and Zach Mettenberger found Rico Richardson for a 35-yard touchdown. However, Antone Smith scored again for the home side to give them a 10-point lead at the break.
Hayne recorded 63 yards in his five carries, including one rush of 53 yards at NRG Stadium before his night was ended by the club's coaching staff.
However, Jaelen Strong put the Texans back in front after collecting Tom Savage's pass, while the home side then notched a safety as Jason Ankrah sacked Dylan Thompson in his own endzone. Randy Bullock confirmed the Texans' win when he added two field goals late in the game.
Da'Ron Brown notched another touchdown for Kansas City and Darrin Reaves ran in for a one-yard score to extend their advantage.
The Cardinals hit back with a two-point safety after Rodney Gunter sacked Aaron Murray in the endzone, but Santos added another field goal to ensure the visitors' win, despite a touchdown from Travis Harvey.
Adam Vinatieri put the Colts ahead with a 32-yard field goal, but the Eagles responded as Mark Sanchez found Nelson Agholor in the endzone, while Kenjon Barner added a nine-yard rushing score for the hosts in the first quarter.
Cody Parkey fired a 40-yard field goal to extend the Eagles' lead, and Barner notched his second score of the match with a 92-yard punt return.
Parkey added another field goal at the start of the third quarter, but Josh Robinson hit back for the Colts with a nine-yard rushing touchdown.
Pre-season results in full: Tampa Bay Buccaneers 16-26 Minnesota Vikings, Tennessee Titans 24-31 Atlanta Falcons, San Francisco 49ers 10-23 Houston Texans, Kansas City Chiefs 34-19 Arizona Cardinals, Indianapolis Colts 10-36 Philadelphia Eagles