Vikings-Bears Game Stats

A look at the statistics from Sunday's game between the Vikings and Bears.

      FINAL                1ST  2ND  3RD  4TH  TOTAL
                           ---  ---  ---  ---  -----
      MINNESOTA              0    3    0    7   10
      CHICAGO                3    7    3    0   13     FINAL

SCORING SUMMARY

1ST QUARTER: 

 1:50 CHI - FG, PAUL EDINGER 38 YD. 
      Drive: 6 plays, 46 yards in 1:50. 
      Key plays: 33-yard pass interference penalty on Vikings' Irvin to 
      Minnesota 35. CHICAGO 3-0.

2ND QUARTER: 

 4:07 CHI - TD, ANTHONY THOMAS 1 YD RUN (PAUL EDINGER KICK). 
      Drive: 10 plays, 75 yards in 4:49. 
      Key plays: Grossman 39-yard pass to Booker to Minnesota 36; Grossman
      13-yard pass to Terrell to Minnesota 23; Abdullah 3-yard  run on 3rd-and-2
      to Minnesota 12. Grossman 11-yard pass to Clark on 3rd-and-10 to Minnesota
      1. CHICAGO 10-0.
13:50 MIN - FG, AARON ELLING 22 YD. 
      Drive: 19 plays, 73 yards in 9:43. 
      Key plays: Culpepper 8-yard pass to Kleinsasser on 3rd-and-3 to 
      Minnesota 39; Culpepper 6-yard run on 3rd-and-5 to Chicago 39; Culpepper 
      14-yard pass to Moss on 4th-and-4 to Chicago 19; Williams 2-yard run on 
      3rd-and-1 to Chicago 8. CHICAGO 10-3.

3RD QUARTER: 

10:51 CHI - FG, PAUL EDINGER 22 YD. 
      Drive: 7 plays, 15 yards in 3:29. 
      Key plays: Chicago takes over on downs at Minnesota 20; Grossman 
      7-yard pass to Terrell on 3rd-and-6 to Minnesota 9; Thomas 10-yard run to 
      Minnesota 9; Grossman 16-yard pass to Gage to Minnesota 5. CHICAGO 13-3.

4TH QUARTER: 

 4:37 MIN - TD, RANDY MOSS 16 YD PASS FROM DAUNTE CULPEPPER (AARON ELLING KICK). 
      Drive: 7 plays, 64 yards in 3:04. 
      Key plays: Culpepper 6-yard pass to Smith plus 15-yard facemask 
      penalty on Bears' Traylor to Chicago 38; Culpepper 14-yard pass to 
      Campbell  to Chicago 23. CHICAGO 13-10.

MINNESOTA - CHICAGO Final Statistics

TEAM STATISTICS                              MINNESOTA        CHICAGO

FIRST DOWNS                                         22             15
  Rushing                                           10              5
  Passing                                           11              8
  Penalty                                            1              2
THIRD DOWN EFFICIENCY                         8-16-50%       6-14-43%
FOURTH DOWN EFFICIENCY                         1-3-33%         0-0-0%
TOTAL NET YARDS                                    393            232
  Total offensive plays                             74             54
  Average gain per play                            5.3            4.3
NET YARDS RUSHING                                  178             87
  Rushing attempts                                  38             23
  Average gain per rush                            4.7            3.8
  Tackles for loss-yards                           3-6            2-4
NET YARDS PASSING                                  215            145
  Times sacked: Number-Yards                       2-7           1-12
  Gross passing yards                              222            157
PASS ATTEMPTS-COMPLETIONS-HAD INTERCEPTED      34-24-1        30-13-0
  Avg gain per pass play                           6.0            4.7
KICKOFFS: Number-In End Zone-Touchbacks          3-0-0          4-0-0
PUNTS: Number and Average                       4-34.3         5-42.4
  Had blocked                                        0              0
  Net punting average                             29.3           53.3
TOTAL RETURN YARDAGE (Not including kickoffs)       -1             20
  Number-Yards: Punt Returns                      2--1           2-20
  Number-Yards: Kickoff Returns                   4-51           3-43
  Number-Yards: Interception Returns               0-0            1-0
PENALTIES: Number-Yards                           7-68           3-30
FUMBLES: Number-Lost                               1-0            1-0
TOUCHDOWNS                                           1              1
  Rushing                                            0              1
  Passing                                            1              0
  Interceptions                                      0              0
  Other (blocked kicks, etc.)                        0              0
EXTRA POINTS: Made-Attempts                        1-1            1-1
  Kicking: Made-Attempts                           1-1            1-1
  Passing: Made-Attempts                           0-0            0-0
  Rushing: Made-Attempts                           0-0            0-0
FIELD GOALS: Made-Attempts                         1-1            2-3
  FGs - PATs had blocked                           0-0            0-0
RED ZONE EFFICIENCY                            1-3-33%        1-2-50%
GOAL TO GO EFFICIENCY                           0-2-0%        1-2-50%
SAFETIES                                             0              0
TIME OF POSSESSION                               37:15          22:45


INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

MINNESOTA                               CHICAGO                                 

RUSHING             ATT YDS  AVG LG TD  RUSHING             ATT YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
O SMITH              27 148  5.5 27  0  A THOMAS             19  79  4.2 23  1
D CULPEPPER           4  16  4.0  6  0  B WADE                1   6  6.0  6  0
R MOSS                2  14  7.0  8  0  R ABDULLAH            1   3  3.0  3  0
M WILLIAMS            4   0  0.0  2  0  R GROSSMAN            2  -1 -0.5  0  0
E JOHNSON             1   0  0.0  0  0

PASSING             CM-AT-YDS IN TD LG  PASSING             CM-AT-YDS IN TD LG
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
D CULPEPPER         24-34-222  1  1 37  R GROSSMAN          13-30-157  0  0 39

Sacked-Yards Lost: D CULPEPPER 2-7.     Sacked-Yards Lost: R GROSSMAN 1-12.

RECEIVING            NO YDS  AVG LG TD  RECEIVING            NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
R MOSS                9  93 10.3 19  1  M BOOKER              3  48 16.0 39  0
J KLEINSASSER         5  30  6.0  9  0  D TERRELL             3  42 14.0 22  0
M WILLIAMS            4  55 13.8 37  0  D CLARK               3  30 10.0 11  0
K CAMPBELL            2  18  9.0 14  0  A THOMAS              2  10  5.0  9  0
N BURLESON            2  16  8.0  9  0  J GAGE                1  16 16.0 16  0
O SMITH               2  10  5.0  6  0  D WHITE               1  11 11.0 11  0

INTERCEPTIONS        NO YDS  AVG LG TD  INTERCEPTIONS        NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
                                        C TILLMAN             1   0  0.0  0  0

PUNTING             NO YDS  AVG T I LG  PUNTING             NO YDS  AVG T I LG
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
E JOHNSON            4 137 34.3 0 0 42  B MAYNARD            5 212 42.4 0 4 47

T = Touchbacks, I = Inside 20

PUNT RETURNS         NO YDS  AVG LG TD  PUNT RETURNS         NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
K HOWRY               2  -1 -0.5  0  0  R MCQUARTERS          2  20 10.0 14  0

KICKOFF RETURNS      NO YDS  AVG LG TD  KICKOFF RETURNS      NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
O SMITH               3  35 11.7 20  0  J AZUMAH              2  29 14.5 19  0
K HOWRY               1  16 16.0 16  0  R ABDULLAH            1  14 14.0 14  0

KICKING              XP/XPA FG/FGA      KICKING              XP/XPA FG/FGA
----------------------------------      ----------------------------------
A ELLING              1/1    1/1        P EDINGER             1/1    2/3  
Dist.: 22                               Dist.: 38 22 (46)                       

                                 O-D                                     O-D
FUMBLES              NO  LOST FF REC    FUMBLES              NO  LOST FF REC
------------------------------------    ------------------------------------
E JOHNSON             1    0   0 1-0    R GROSSMAN            1    0   0 1-0

DEFENSE              TK SO AS SK-YD     DEFENSE              TK SO AS SK-YD
------------------------------------    ------------------------------------
G BIEKERT             6  6  0  0-0      J AZUMAH             11 10  1  0-0  
C CHAVOUS             4  3  1  0-0      M BROWN              10 10  0  0-0  
K WILLIAMS            3  3  0  1-12     C TILLMAN            10  9  1  0-0  
B RUSSELL             3  3  0  0-0      B URLACHER            7  6  1  0-0  
E HENDERSON           3  3  0  0-0      A BROWN               6  6  0  2-7  
M NATTIEL             3  3  0  0-0      P DANIELS             5  5  0  0-0  
K MIXON               3  2  1  0-0      W HOLDMAN             5  4  1  0-0  
B WILLIAMS            3  2  1  0-0      B GRAY                5  3  2  0-0  
H CROCKETT            2  2  0  0-0      L BRIGGS              4  4  0  0-0  
C HOVAN               2  2  0  0-0      R MCQUARTERS          2  2  0  0-0  
D WALKER              2  2  0  0-0      B ROBINSON            2  1  1  0-0  
K IRVIN               2  2  0  0-0      R ABDULLAH            1  1  0  0-0  
C WILEY               1  1  0  0-0      A BOONE               1  1  0  0-0  
F ROBBINS             1  1  0  0-0      M HAYNES              1  1  0  0-0  
                                        J TAFOYA              1  0  1  0-0  
                                        M GREEN               1  0  1  0-0  
                                        K TRAYLOR             1  0  1  0-0  

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