Minnesota Vikings record-seekers vs. Bears

Teddy Bridgewater had several career bests in a 38-17 win over the Bears. Justin Trattou, Stefon Diggs, Danielle Hunter, Blair Walsh, Adam Thielen and Zach Line all made an imprint in the franchise record book.

GAME NOTES vs. CHICAGO

Teddy Bridgewater passed for a career-high four touchdown. His previous best was two on five occasions.

Bridgewater had his career highest passer rating of 154.4. His previous best was 120.7 vs. Carolina on 11/30/2014.

Bridgewater had his career highest completion percentage of 85.0 (20 attempts min.). His previous best was 75.6 vs. Detroit on 12/14/2014.

Bridgewater moves into third place for most wins in a Vikings’ first two seasons.
1t) 17 Warren Moon, 1994-95 (17-14)
1t) 17 Brett Favre, 2009-10 (17-12)
3) 15 Teddy Bridgewater, 2014-15 (15-11)
4) 14 Randall Cunningham, 1997-98 (14-3)

Justin Trattou tied a team record for most interceptions in a season by a defensive lineman.
1t) 2 Justin Trattou, 2015
1t) 2 Jared Allen, 2010
1t) 2 Kevin Williams, 2007
1t) 2 Tim Newton, 1985

Chad Greenway recorded his 18th career sack.

Adam Thielen recovered his second onside kickoff this season. The last player to recover two in a season was Sidney Rice in 2009.

Zach Line had his first career receiving touchdown.

Jerick McKinnon had a career-high 76 receiving yards. His previous best was 42 vs. Detroit 10/12/2014.

Blair Walsh’s 53-yard field goal is the third-longest for the Vikings vs. the Bears.
1) 55 Ryan Longwell, 10/14/2007 at Soldier Field
2) 54 Paul Edinger, 1/1/2006 at Metrodome
3) 53 Blair Walsh, 12/20/2015 at TCF Bank Stadium

Stefon Diggs’ average yards per game ranks second-highest among Vikings rookies with two games to go in the season.
1) 82.1 Randy Moss, 1998
2) 69.3 Stefon Diggs, 2015
3) 64.7 Sammy White, 1976
4) 61.9 Paul Flatley, 1963
5) 52.7 Percy Harvin, 2009

Danielle Hunter’s 1½ sacks give him a season total of five. That moves him into fifth place for a season by a rookie.
1t) 10.5 Kevin Williams, 2003
1t) 10.5 Don Hultz, 1963
3) 9.5 Carl Eller, 1964
4) 8.5 Alan Page, 1967
5) 5.0 Danielle Hunter, 2015


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