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Xavier Rhodes led Minnesota Vikings D-backs with franchise records

Xavier Rhodes set or tied five Minnesota Vikings records in 2016 and three other defensive backs made their mark in the franchise record books.

XAVIER RHODES (5 Records)

Longest interception return, Career: 100t Xavier Rhodes vs. Arizona, 11/20/2016
   Old: 97t Reggie Rutland vs. L.A. Rams, 12/15/1991

Longest interception return vs. Cardinals, Game: 100t Xavier Rhodes, 11/20/2016
   Old: 31t Harrison Smith, 10/21/2012

Most interception yards vs. Cardinals, Game: 100 Xavier Rhodes, 11/20/2016
   Old: 40 Jamarca Sanford, 10/9/2011

Most interceptions vs. Cardinals, Game: 2 Xavier Rhodes, 11/20/2016
   Tied: 2 Nate Wright 11/3/1979, Dwight Smith 11/26/2006, Jamarca Sanford 10/9/2011 

Most interceptions returned for TDs vs. Cardinals, Career: 1 Xavier Rhodes, 2013-16
   Tied: 1 Harrison Smith, 2012-16

JAYRON KEARSE (2 Records)

Most own onside kick return recoveries, Game: 1 Jayron Kearse @ Green Bay, 12/24/2016

   Tied: 14 times, 1 Last time, 1 Heath Farwell vs. Washington, 12/23/200714 Times)

Most own onside kick return recoveries vs. Green Bay, Game: 1 Jayron Kearse, 12/24/2016

   Tied: 1 Mark Dusbabek, 10/28/1990

ANDREW SENDEJO (2 Records)

Most interceptions vs. Houston, Game: 1 Andrew Sendejo, 10/9/2016

   Tied: 1 Antoine Winfield and Madieu Williams, 11/2/2008

Most interceptions vs. Houston, Career: 1 Andrew Sendejo, 2011-2016

   Tied: 1 Antoine Winfield 2004-12 and Madieu Williams 2008-10

TRAE WAYNES (1 Record)

Most total tackles vs. Tennessee, Game: 12 Trae Waynes, 9/9/2016

   Tied: 12 Chad Greenway, 9/28/2008

 


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