BenJarvus Green-Ellis sparks the run

Patriots' running game against Vikings makes up for passing struggles

Updated: November 1, 2010, 9:20 AM ET
By Mike Reiss | ESPNBoston.com

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Sometimes all it takes is one run to open the floodgates. BenJarvus Green-Ellis delivered it midway through the third quarter with a 10-yard burst up the middle.

"Once you get things going, when we get in that rhythm, it's kind of hard to stop," Green-Ellis said.

Prior to that run, the New England Patriots had totaled just 9 rushing yards on nine carries. They finished with 122 yards on the day in their 28-18 win.

Green-Ellis' 10-yard run turned things ...

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