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Minnesota Vikings record-seekers vs. Denver Broncos

The Minnesota Vikings had several series records and career firsts among their young players.

Adrian Peterson set a team record for longest scoring run vs. Broncos and the fourth longest overall in the series.

1) 72 Darrin Nelson, 10/26/1987
2) 53 Leroy Hoard, 10/31/1999
3) 49 Herschel Walker, 9/29/1991
4) 48t Adrian Peterson, 10/4/2015

Adam Thielen caught a career-high six passes for a career-high 70 yards.

Peyton Manning is undefeated against the Vikings and is now 4-0.

Ronnie Hillman’s 72-yard TD run was the longest by a Broncos player vs. the Vikings. The previous long was 36 by Derek Loville, 10/31/1999.

Stefon Diggs played in his first NFL game and caught his first pass. He led the team in team in passing yards with 87 on six catches.

Eric Kendricks had his first career NFL sack for 6 yards.

Mike Wallace caught his first career receiving touchdown pass as a Viking and 48th career total.

Wallace led the team in receptions with eight and his total ranks tied for second-most vs. the Broncos all-time.
1) 10 Randy Moss, 10/19/2003
2t) 8 Mike Wallace, 10/4/2015
2t) 8 Toby Gerhart, 12/4/2011
2t) 8 Percy Harvin, 12/4/2011
2t) 8 Cris Carter, 11/24/1996
2t) 8 Cris Carter, 10/31/1999

Teddy Bridgewater’s passing attempts ranks second-most vs. Denver all-time.
1) 47 Christian Ponder, 12/4/2011
2) 41 Teddy Bridgewater, 10/4/2015

Bridgewater’s completions rank second-most vs. Denver all-time.
1) 29 Christian Ponder, 12/4/2011
2) 27 Teddy Bridgewater, 10/4/2015
3) 24 Brad Johnson, 11/24/1996

Bridgewater’s completion percentage ranks third-highest vs. Denver all-time.
1) 73.1 Daunte Culpepper, 10/19/2003
2) 68.6 Brad Johnson, 11/24/1996
3) 65.8 Teddy Bridgewater, 10/4/2015

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