Lions vs Vikings: Action Photos

Despite a 309 yard passing performance from rookie quarterback Joey Harrington, the Detroit Lions lost the lead, and the game, 31-24 against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. We have several great action photos from Sunday's contest, courtesy of the AP.


Detroit Lions Az-Zahir Hakim (81) pulls in a 20-yard touchdown pass in front of Minnesota cornerback Tyrone Carter, left,from Lions quarterback Joey Harrington during the second quarter Sunday, Oct. 13, 2002, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Tom Olmscheid)



Detroit Lions quarterback Joey Harrington (3) looks for a receiver in the first half against the Minnesota Vikings, Sunday Oct. 13, 2002, in Minneapolis. Harrington finished with 25 completions on 41 attempts, and 309 yards passing. The Vikings won, 31-24. (AP Photo/Paul Battaglia)



Minnesota Vikings quarterback Daunte Culpepper (11) jumps over Detroit Lions Luther Elliss during the second half, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2002, in Minneapolis. The Vikings won, 31-24. (AP Photo/Paul Battaglia)



Minnesota Vikings quarterback Daunte Culpepper (11) leaps over a fallen Detroit Lions player and into the end zone for a touchdown on a 7-yard run in the third quarter in Minneapolis, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2002. The Vikings beat the Lions 31-24 for their first win of the season. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)



Minnesota Vikings running back Mo Williams (20) follows the block of Vikings guard Corbin Lacina (63) on Detroit Lions defensive end James Hall (96) to score the winning touchdown on a two yard run during the fourth quarter Sunday, Oct. 13, 2002 in Minneapolis. Vikings tackle Lewis Kelly, second from right, has his helmet fly off as he puts a block on Lions linebacker Barrett Green. Vikings quarterback Daunte Culpepper, right, watches the play. The Vikings won 31-24.(AP Photo/Tom Olmscheid)



Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Randy Moss, right, gets a fingertip on the ball but can't make the catch while in double coverage by Detroit Lions defenders Todd Lyght, front left, and Chris Cash, back left, during the second quarter Sunday, Oct. 13, 2002, in Minneapolis.(AP Photo/Tom Olmscheid)



Detroit Lions tight end Mikhael Ricks, left, leaves behind members of the Minnesota Vikings as he heads into the end zone with a 41-yard-pass from quarterback Joey Harrington for a first quarter touchdown in Minneapolis, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2002. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)



Detroit Lions cornerback Chris Cash, right, shoves Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Derrick Alexander out-of-bounds before he can reach the end zone in the second quarter in Minneapolis, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2002. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)


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