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Minnesota Vikings record-seekers vs. Packers

Kyle Rudolph had a career game for the Minnesota Vikings, but it wasn’t enough as the Minnesota Vikings lost 30-13 to the Green Bay Packers.

Kyle Rudolph’s 47-yard touchdown reception was a career long, surpassing his 41-yarder against Kansas City in 2011. Rudolph becomes only the fifth Vikings tight end to start 50 career games.

• Rudolph had his first 100-yard game receiving with 106 yards.  His previous best was 97 vs. Carolina 10/13/2013.  The last Vikings tight end to gain 100 receiving yards was Visanthe Shiancoe vs. Atlanta, 12/21/2008.

• Cordarrelle Patterson tied a team record for most career games with 100 yards ore more in kickoff returns.
1t) 12 David Palmer, 1994-00
1t) 12 Cordarrelle Patterson, 2013-15

• Teddy Bridgewater’s 43 yards rushing is a career high. His previous best was 32 vs. Green Bay, 11/23/2014.

• Bridgewater’s 296 passing yards ranks sixth-most vs. the Packers.
1) 442 Randall Cunningham, 10/5/1998
2) 384 Tommy Kramer, 11/29/1981
3) 363 Daunte Culpepper, 11/14/2004
4) 335 Daunte Culpepper, 12/17/2000
5) 309 Wade Wilson, 11/26/1989
6) 296 Teddy Bridgewater, 11/22/2015

•  Adrian Peterson reached 1,000 yard rushing in 10 games, tied for third-fewest in Vikings history.He has now reached 1,000 yards seven of nine seasons.
1)   8 Adrian Peterson, 2007*
2)   9 Adrian Peterson, 2008
3t) 10 Adrian Peterson, 2015
3t) 10 Adrian Peterson, 2012
3t) 10 Robert Smith, 2000 

•  Peterson’s rushing total after 10 games ranks fifth-best.
1) 1,128 Adrian Peterson, 2012
2) 1,100 Adrian Peterson, 2008 
3) 1,081 Adrian Peterson, 2007
4) 1,025 Robert Smith, 2000
5) 1,006 Adrian Peterson, 2015 

• Stefon Diggs' rookie reception total in seven consecutive games ranks second-most.
1) 37 Randy Moss, 11/15/98 - 12/26/1998
2) 36 Stefon Diggs, 10/4/15 - 11/22/2015
3) 33 Randy Moss, 11/8/98 - 12/20/1998

• Diggs' rookie receiving yards in seven consecutive games ranks sixth most. 
1) 714 Randy Moss, 11/15/98 - 12/26/1998
2) 688 Randy Moss, 11/8/98 - 12/20/1998
3) 668 Randy Moss, 11/1/98 - 12/13/1998
4) 593 Randy Moss, 10/25/98 - 12/6/1998
5) 578 Randy Moss, 10/5/98 - 11/22/1998
6) 573 Stefon Diggs, 10/4/15 - 11/22/2015


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