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Minnesota Vikings record-seekers vs. Raiders

Adrian Peterson’s assault on the NFL record book continued as he tied a couple NFL records and moved into or up on the charts of the top 10. Terence Newman, Blair Walsh and Cordarrelle Patterson also registered in the Minnesota Vikings record book.

GAME NOTES vs. RAIDERS, 11/15/2015

    • Adrian Peterson tied an NFL record for most career games with 200+ rushing yards.
      1t) 6 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15
      1t) 6 O.J. Simpson, 1969-79
    • Peterson tied an NFL record for most career touchdown runs of 40 yards or more.
      1t) 18 Barry Sanders, 1989-98
      1t) 18 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15
    • Peterson tied an NFL record for most career 80- to 89-yard TD runs.
      1t) 4 Chris Johnson, 2008-15
      1t) 4 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15
      3t) 3 Hugh McElhenny, 1952-64
      3t) 3 Barry Sanders, 1989-98
      3t) 3 Ahman Green, 1998-09
    • Peterson moves into third place all-time for most career runs from scrimmage of 80 yards or more.
      1) 6 Chris Johnson, 2008-15
      2) 5 Barry Sanders, 1989-98
      3t) 4 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15
      3t) 4 Jamaal Charles, 2008-15
    • Peterson set a team record for most career plays of 50 yards or more.
      1) 27 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15 (23r, 2p, 2ko)
      2) 26 Randy Moss, 1998-04, 2010 (25p, 1pr)
    • Peterson set a team record for most career games with 200 more combined net yards. 1) 9 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15 2) 8 Percy Harvin, 2009-12
    • Peterson moves into 10th place all-time in NFL history for rushing TDs with 91. He ties Franco Harris and Jerome Bettis.
    • Peterson reached 11,000 yards in 113 games, third fastest in NFL history.
      103 Eric Dickerson, 1983-89
      107 Jim Brown, 1957-65
      113 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15
      115 Barry Sanders, 1989-96
      117 LaDainian Tomlinson, 2001-08
    • Peterson set a team record for most rushing attempts vs. Oakland.
      26 Adrian Peterson, 11/15/2015
      22 Chester Taylor, 11/18/2007
    • Peterson set a team record for most rushing yards vs. Oakland.
      203 Adrian Peterson, 11/15/2015
      164 Chester Taylor, 11/18/2007
    • Peterson set a team record for longest run vs. Oakland.
      1) 80t Adrian Peterson, 11/15/2015
      2) 38t Chester Taylor, 11/18/2007
    • Terence Newman becomes the first Vikings player to have two interceptions in a game since Jamarca Sanford vs. Arizona 10/9/2011, and becomes the first cornerback since Brian Williams vs. St. Louis 12/11/2005.
    • Newman set a team record for most interceptions vs. Oakland.
      2 Terence Newman, 11/15/2015
      2t) 1 Chad Greenway, 11/18/2007 last time
    • Blair Walsh’s 38-yard field tied a team record for longest make vs. Oakland.
      1t) 38 Ryan Longwell, 11/18/2007
      1t) 38 Blair Walsh, 11/15/2015
    • Walsh’s three field goals tied a team record for most made vs. Oakland.
      1t) 3 Scott Sisson, 11/17/1996
      1t) 3 Blair Walsh, 11/15/2015
    • Cordarrelle Patterson moves into second place for most career games with 100 yards or more in kickoff returns.
      12 David Palmer, 1994-00
      2t) 11 Percy Harvin, 2009-12
      2t) 11 Cordarrelle Patterson, 2013-15
  • Patterson’s kickoff return for a touchdown was the second longest vs. Oakland. 99t Eddie Payton, 9/14/1981 93t Cordarrelle Patterson, 11/15/2015

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