Game Stats: Vikings 27, Lions 14

Complete individual and team statistics from Sunday's loss at Minnesota.

NFL   FINAL                1ST  2ND  3RD  4TH  TOTAL
                           ---  ---  ---  ---  -----
      DETROIT                0    7    0    7   14
      MINNESOTA              3   21    0    3   27     FINAL

SCORING SUMMARY

1ST QUARTER: 

 9:05 MIN - FG, PAUL EDINGER 21 YD. 
      Drive: 9 plays, 57 yards in 4:53. 
      Key plays: Hanson missed field goal puts ball at Minnesota 41; Moore
      13-yard run to Detroit 46; Bennett 11-yard run to Detroit 23; Bennett 
      10-yard run to Detroit 7. MINNESOTA 3-0.

2ND QUARTER: 

 7:34 MIN - TD, MICHAEL BENNETT 5 YD PASS FROM BRAD JOHNSON (PAUL EDINGER KICK). 
      Drive: 9 plays, 44 yards in 4:22. 
      Key plays: Moore 30-yard punt return to Detroit 44. Moore 13-yard 
      run to Detroit 31. Johnson 12-yard pass to Williamson on 3rd-and-8 to 
      Detroit 17. Johnson 6-yard pass Williamson on 3rd-and-2 to Detroit 3. 
      MINNESOTA 10-0.
 9:15 MIN - TD, CIATRICK FASON 3 YD RUN (PAUL EDINGER KICK). 
      Drive: 3 plays, 14 yards in 1:22. 
      Key plays: K Williams 7-yard fumble return to Detroit 14; Johnson 
      7-yard pass to Taylor to Detroit 3. MINNESOTA 17-0.
10:58 MIN - TD, NATE BURLESON 15 YD PASS FROM BRAD JOHNSON (PAUL EDINGER KICK). 
      Drive: 3 plays, 11 yards in 0:53. 
      Key plays: Winfield 4-yard interception return to Detroit 11. 
      MINNESOTA 24-0.
14:12 DET - TD, ARTOSE PINNER 1 YD RUN (JASON HANSON KICK). 
      Drive: 9 plays, 75 yards in 3:14. 
      Key plays: Harrington 10-yard pass to Williams on 3rd-and-9 to 
      Detroit 36; Harrington 11-yard pass to Bryson to Detroit 47; Bryson 3-yard
      run on 3rd-and-1 to Minnesota 41; Harrington 40-yard pass to Vines to 
      Minnesota 1. MINNESOTA 24-7.

3RD QUARTER: 

NONE

4TH QUARTER: 

 0:05 DET - TD, MARCUS POLLARD 23 YD PASS FROM JOEY HARRINGTON (JASON HANSON KICK). 
      Drive: 6 plays, 67 yards in 2:57. 
      Key plays: Harrington 15-yard pass to Vines on 3rd-and-7 to 
      Minnesota 49; Harrington 24-yard pass to Pinner to Minnesota 23. MINNESOTA
      24-14.
 7:30 MIN - FG, PAUL EDINGER 40 YD. 
      Drive: 6 plays, 33 yards in 3:32. 
      Key plays: Burleson 4-yard punt return to Minnesota 45; Johnson 
      19-yard pass to Taylor to Detroit 36; Bennett 14-yard run to Detroit 22. 
      MINNESOTA 27-14.

DETROIT - MINNESOTA Final Statistics

TEAM STATISTICS                                DETROIT      MINNESOTA

FIRST DOWNS                                         20             19
  Rushing                                            5             10
  Passing                                           14              8
  Penalty                                            1              1
THIRD DOWN EFFICIENCY                         9-17-53%       3-12-25%
FOURTH DOWN EFFICIENCY                          0-1-0%         0-0-0%
TOTAL NET YARDS                                    289            285
  Total offensive plays                             72             60
  Average gain per play                            4.0            4.8
NET YARDS RUSHING                                   58            164
  Rushing attempts                                  20             35
  Average gain per rush                            2.9            4.7
  Tackles for loss-yards                           1-1           5-15
NET YARDS PASSING                                  231            121
  Times sacked: Number-Yards                      4-32           3-15
  Gross passing yards                              263            136
PASS ATTEMPTS-COMPLETIONS-HAD INTERCEPTED      48-28-2        22-15-0
  Avg gain per pass play                           4.4            4.8
KICKOFFS: Number-In End Zone-Touchbacks          3-2-0          6-2-0
PUNTS: Number and Average                       5-52.6         5-46.8
  Had blocked                                        0              0
  Net punting average                             50.2           40.0
TOTAL RETURN YARDAGE (Not including kickoffs)       12             68
  Number-Yards: Punt Returns                      2-12           3-34
  Number-Yards: Kickoff Returns                  6-122          3-101
  Number-Yards: Interception Returns               0-0           2-34
PENALTIES: Number-Yards                           6-31           3-18
FUMBLES: Number-Lost                               1-1            1-1
TOUCHDOWNS                                           2              3
  Rushing                                            1              1
  Passing                                            1              2
  Interceptions                                      0              0
  Other (blocked kicks, etc.)                        0              0
EXTRA POINTS: Made-Attempts                        2-2            3-3
  Kicking: Made-Attempts                           2-2            3-3
  Passing: Made-Attempts                           0-0            0-0
  Rushing: Made-Attempts                           0-0            0-0
FIELD GOALS: Made-Attempts                         0-1            2-3
  FGs - PATs had blocked                           0-0            0-0
RED ZONE EFFICIENCY                           1-1-100%        3-5-60%
GOAL TO GO EFFICIENCY                         1-1-100%        2-3-67%
SAFETIES                                             0              0
TIME OF POSSESSION                               30:21          29:39


INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

DETROIT                                 MINNESOTA                               

RUSHING             ATT YDS  AVG LG TD  RUSHING             ATT YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
J HARRINGT            4  17  4.3  6  0  M BENNETT            18 106  5.9 31  0
K JONES               7  15  2.1  5  0  M MOORE              11  49  4.5 14  0
S BRYSON              3  15  5.0  7  0  C FASON               5  10  2.0  7  1
A PINNER              6  11  1.8  3  1  B JOHNSON             1  -1 -1.0  0  0

PASSING             CM-AT-YDS IN TD LG  PASSING             CM-AT-YDS IN TD LG
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
J HARRINGT          28-48-263  2  1 40  B JOHNSON           15-22-136  0  2 26

Sacked-Yards Lost: J HARRINGT 4-32.     Sacked-Yards Lost: B JOHNSON 3-15.

RECEIVING            NO YDS  AVG LG TD  RECEIVING            NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
S VINES               9 109 12.1 40  0  T TAYLOR              4  27  6.8 19  0
S BRYSON              6  30  5.0 11  0  T WILLIAMS            3  26  8.7 12  0
M WILLIAMS            4  43 10.8 14  0  N BURLESON            2  16  8.0 15  1
M POLLARD             4  42 10.5 23  1  M MOORE               1  26 26.0 26  0
A PINNER              2  26 13.0 24  0  M ROBINSON            1  12 12.0 12  0
C SCHLESIN            2   5  2.5  3  0  J WIGGINS             1  11 11.0 11  0
K JONES               1   8  8.0  8  0  J KLEINSAS            1   8  8.0  8  0
                                        M BENNETT             1   5  5.0  5  1
                                        K ROBINSON            1   5  5.0  5  0

INTERCEPTIONS        NO YDS  AVG LG TD  INTERCEPTIONS        NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
                                        D SHARPER             1  30 30.0 30  0
                                        A WINFIELD            1   4  4.0  4  0

PUNTING             NO YDS  AVG T I LG  PUNTING             NO YDS  AVG T I LG
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
N HARRIS             5 263 52.6 0 2 60  C KLUWE              5 234 46.8 1 1 61

T = Touchbacks, I = Inside 20

PUNT RETURNS         NO YDS  AVG LG TD  PUNT RETURNS         NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
E DRUMMOND            2  12  6.0 13  0  M MOORE               2  30 15.0 30  0
                                        N BURLESON            1   4  4.0  4  0

KICKOFF RETURNS      NO YDS  AVG LG TD  KICKOFF RETURNS      NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
E DRUMMOND            6 122 20.3 25  0  K ROBINSON            3 101 33.7 49  0

KICKING              XP/XPA FG/FGA      KICKING              XP/XPA FG/FGA
----------------------------------      ----------------------------------
J HANSON              2/2    0/1        P EDINGER             3/3    2/3  
Dist.: (51)                             Dist.: 21 (52) 40                       

                                 O-D                                     O-D
FUMBLES              NO  LOST FF REC    FUMBLES              NO  LOST FF REC
------------------------------------    ------------------------------------
J HARRINGTON          1    1   0 0-0    B JOHNSON             1    1   0 0-0
K EDWARDS             0    0   1 0-0    B WILLIAMS            0    0   1 0-0
S CODY                0    0   0 0-1    K WILLIAMS            0    0   0 0-1

DEFENSE              TK SO AS SK-YD     DEFENSE              TK SO AS SK-YD
------------------------------------    ------------------------------------
T HOLT                8  5  3  0-0      A WINFIELD           11  8  3  0-0  
R MCQUARTERS          7  6  1  0-0      F SMOOT               6  6  0  0-0  
E HOLMES              7  5  2  0-0      K NEWMAN              5  4  1  1-7  
J HALL                7  5  2  0-0      B WILLIAMS            5  4  1  1-6  
K EDWARDS             5  5  0  2-12     D SCOTT               4  3  1  0-0  
S CODY                5  4  1  0-0      E HENDERSON           4  3  1  0-0  
B BAILEY              4  2  2  0-0      L JOHNSTONE           3  3  0  2-19 
C REDDING             4  2  2  0-0      D SHARPER             3  3  0  0-0  
K SMITH               3  3  0  1-3      S COWART              3  2  1  0-0  
K KENNEDY             3  3  0  0-0      E JAMES               3  2  1  0-0  
D WILKINSON           3  2  1  0-0      K WILLIAMS            2  2  0  0-0  
A GOODMAN             2  2  0  0-0      P WILLIAMS            2  1  1  0-0  
J DEVRIES             2  1  1  0-0      R BROWN               2  1  1  0-0  
J DAVIS               2  0  2  0-0      D THOMAS              2  1  1  0-0  
M BELL                1  0  1  0-0      C CHAVOUS             1  1  0  0-0  
                                        - TEAM                1  1  0  0-0  

Officials: Referee-Bill Vinovich, Umpire-Chad Brown, Head 
Linesman-Derick Bowers, Line Judge-John Hussey, Field Judge-Gary 
Cavaletto, Side Judge-Laird Hayes, Back Judge-Bill Schmitz.

Att: 63,813   Time of Game: 3:04

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