8:00 PM ET, August 22, 2010
Candlestick Park, San Francisco, CA
Brett Favre completes one pass, gets sacked in short preseason debut
SAN FRANCISCO -- Being back on the field again meant plenty to Brett Favre, no matter if it was only for a few minutes.No matter that he completed one pass and also got clobbered on a sack that lost Minnesota 10 yards.Favre's highly anticipated first game back with the Vikings lasted all of four unspectacular plays and one series in a 15-10 loss to the 49ers in a nationally televised preseason game Sunday at Candlestick Park, the only NFL show of the night.
• Brett Favre took four snaps in the only series he played -- completing a 13-yard pass to Adrian Peterson -- was sacked once and handed the ball off twice.
• On the opening drive of the game, Alex Smith led the 49ers on a 12-play, 70-yard drive that ended with an Anthony Dixon four-yard TD run.
• Smith played the entire first half, completing 9-of-13 passes for 88 yards.
• Rookie QB Joe Webb had a 48-yard TD run late in the fourth quarter for the Vikings only touchdown.
Vikings WR Percy Harvin is expected back on the field Tuesday. He had a severe migraine headache attack at practice Thursday that sent him to the hospital. ... Minnesota CB Chris Cook had his 87-yard fumble recovery for a touchdown overturned based on review, which showed Dixon was down by contact. ... CB Phillip Adams, the 49ers' seventh-round draft pick, broke up three passes. ... The Vikings placed WR and punt returner Jaymar Johnson on season-ending injured reserve with a broken left thumb that he hurt in the team's exhibition opener last Saturday at St. Louis. ... Former San Francisco WR Brandon Jones signed with the Seahawks.
|TD||8:09||Anthony Dixon 4 Yard Run (Joe Nedney Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 12 plays, 70 yds, 6:57
|FG||11:11||Ryan Longwell 40 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 12 plays, 50 yds, 6:40
|FG||6:29||Joe Nedney 28 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 10 plays, 87 yds, 5:04
|FG||14:04||Joe Nedney 31 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 12 plays, 71 yds, 6:20
|TD||2:04||Joe Webb 48 Yard Run (Rhys Lloyd Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 2 plays, 50 yds, 0:37
|SF||0:09||Joe Webb Sacked By Derek Walker In End Zone For -8 Yards|
Drive info: 1 plays, -8 yds, 0:00