Minnesota Vikings record-seekers vs. Lions

Sam Bradford set one NFL record and a few team records with his performance on Thanksgiving, and Adam Thielen, Kyle Rudolph and Jeff Locke also get entries for their games.

GAME NOTES at DETROIT

Sam Bradford set an NFL record for highest completion percentage on a Thanksgiving game.

  • 83.8 Sam Bradford, Minnesota vs. Detroit, 11/24/2016
  • 82.1 Peyton Manning, Indianapolis vs. Detroit, 11/25/2004

Bradford, of course, also set a team record for highest pass completion percentage on a Thanksgiving game.

  • 83.8 Sam Bradford, 11/24/2016
  • 76.2 Wade Wilson, 11/24/1988

Bradford’s completion percentage ranks second-best vs. the Lions.

  • 85.2 Brett Favre, 9/20/2009
  • 83.8 Sam Bradford, 11/24/2016

Bradford set a team record for most pass completions in a season vs. the Lions.

  • 62 Sam Bradford, 2016
  • 54 Teddy Bridgewater, 2014

Bradford set a team record for most pass completions on a Thanksgiving game.

  • 31 Sam Bradford, 11/24/2016
  • 30 Warren Moon, 11/23/1995

Kyle Rudolph tied a team record for most receptions on a Thanksgiving game.

  • 9 Kyle Rudolph, 11/24/2016
  • 9 Amp Lee, 11/23/1995

Adam Thielen caught a career-high eight passes.

Jeff Locke set a team record for highest punting average on a Thanksgiving game.

  • 48.8 Jeff Locke, 11/24/2016
  • 45.3 Bob Lee, 11/27/1969

Locke set a team record for most punts inside the 20 on a Thanksgiving game.

  • 3 Jeff Locke, 11/24/2016
  • 1 Mitch Berger, 11/26/1998 last time


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