Vikings-Cardinals Stats

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

      FINAL                1ST  2ND  3RD  4TH  TOTAL
                           ---  ---  ---  ---  -----
      MINNESOTA              0    0    7   10   17
      ARIZONA                3    3    0   12   18     FINAL

SCORING SUMMARY

1ST QUARTER: 

14:09 ARI - FG, NEIL RACKERS 22 YD. 
      Drive: 14 plays, 94 yards in 8:00. 
      Key plays: McCown 5-yard pass to Poole on 3rd-and-4 to Arizona 23; 
      McCown 36-yard pass to E Smith to Minnesota 46; McCown 10-yard run to 
      Minnesota 36; McCown 25-yard pass to F Jones on 3rd-and-10  to Minnesota 
      11. ARIZONA 3-0.

2ND QUARTER: 

14:41 ARI - FG, NEIL RACKERS 26 YD. 
      Drive: 4 plays, 5 yards in 0:23. 
      Key plays: Jackson 30-yard interception return to Minnesota 13. 
      ARIZONA 6-0.

3RD QUARTER: 

 7:52 MIN - TD, MOE WILLIAMS 1 YD RUN (AARON ELLING KICK). 
      Drive: 8 plays, 67 yards in 4:39. 
      Key plays: Culpepper 12-yard pass to O Smith to Minnesota 49; 
      Culpepper 13-yard pass to Kleinsasser to Arizona 39; Culpepper 11-yard 
      pass to Bates to Arizona 28;  Culpepper 12-yard pass to Bates to Arizona 
      16; Bennett 15-yard run to Arizona 1. MINNESOTA 7-6.

4TH QUARTER: 

 6:06 MIN - TD, RANDY MOSS 7 YD PASS FROM DAUNTE CULPEPPER (AARON ELLING KICK). 
      Drive: 11 plays, 57 yards in 5:56. 
      Key plays: Culpepper 9-yard pass to M Williams on 3rd-and-5  to 
      Arizona 32; Culpepper 11-yard run on 3rd-and-7 to Arizona 18; Culpepper 
      2-yard run on 3rd-and-1 to Arizona 7. MINNESOTA 14-6.
 8:12 MIN - FG, AARON ELLING 46 YD. 
      Drive: 4 plays, 1 yards in 1:49. 
      Key plays: K. Williams 3-yard interception return to Arizona 29.  
      MINNESOTA 17-6.
13:06 ARI - TD, STEVE BUSH 2 YD PASS FROM JOSH MCCOWN (TWO-POINT PASS CONVERSION FAILED). 
      Drive: 15 plays, 60 yards in 4:54. 
      Key plays: McCown 6-yard pass to Boldin on 4th-and-6 to midfield; 
      McCown 15-yard pass to B Johnson to Minnesota 35; McCown 37-yard pass to 
      Poole on 3rd-and-13 to Minnesota 11. MINNESOTA 17-12.
15:00 ARI - TD, NATHAN POOLE 28 YD PASS FROM JOSH MCCOWN (TWO-POINT RUN CONVERSION FAILED). 
      Drive: 6 plays, 61 yards in 1:54. 
      Key plays: D Anderson recovery of onside kick at Arizona 39; 30-yard
      pass interference penalty on Vikings' Walker to Minnesota 31; McCown 
      13-yard pass to Poole to Minnesota 13. ARIZONA 18-17.

MINNESOTA - ARIZONA Final Statistics

TEAM STATISTICS                              MINNESOTA        ARIZONA

FIRST DOWNS                                         20             15
  Rushing                                            9              1
  Passing                                           11             11
  Penalty                                            0              3
THIRD DOWN EFFICIENCY                         6-13-46%       3-14-21%
FOURTH DOWN EFFICIENCY                          0-1-0%       3-3-100%
TOTAL NET YARDS                                    342            219
  Total offensive plays                             62             60
  Average gain per play                            5.5            3.7
NET YARDS RUSHING                                  150             64
  Rushing attempts                                  33             19
  Average gain per rush                            4.5            3.4
  Tackles for loss-yards                           3-6            1-3
NET YARDS PASSING                                  192            155
  Times sacked: Number-Yards                       1-5           8-69
  Gross passing yards                              197            224
PASS ATTEMPTS-COMPLETIONS-HAD INTERCEPTED      28-18-1        33-20-1
  Avg gain per pass play                           6.6            3.8
KICKOFFS: Number-In End Zone-Touchbacks          4-0-0          4-1-1
PUNTS: Number and Average                       3-39.3         6-41.5
  Had blocked                                        0              0
  Net punting average                             37.0           78.3
TOTAL RETURN YARDAGE (Not including kickoffs)       17             37
  Number-Yards: Punt Returns                      4-14            1-7
  Number-Yards: Kickoff Returns                   2-41           4-86
  Number-Yards: Interception Returns               1-3           1-30
PENALTIES: Number-Yards                           7-71            1-5
FUMBLES: Number-Lost                               2-1            5-0
TOUCHDOWNS                                           2              2
  Rushing                                            1              0
  Passing                                            1              2
  Interceptions                                      0              0
  Other (blocked kicks, etc.)                        0              0
EXTRA POINTS: Made-Attempts                        2-2            0-2
  Kicking: Made-Attempts                           2-2            0-0
  Passing: Made-Attempts                           0-0            0-1
  Rushing: Made-Attempts                           0-0            0-1
FIELD GOALS: Made-Attempts                         1-2            2-2
  FGs - PATs had blocked                           0-0            0-0
RED ZONE EFFICIENCY                            2-3-67%        2-4-50%
GOAL TO GO EFFICIENCY                          2-3-67%         0-0-0%
SAFETIES                                             0              0
TIME OF POSSESSION                               31:29          28:31


INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

MINNESOTA                               ARIZONA                                 

RUSHING             ATT YDS  AVG LG TD  RUSHING             ATT YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
M BENNETT            12  63  5.3 21  0  J MCCOWN              3  27  9.0 15  0
D CULPEPPER           7  40  5.7 18  0  E SMITH               7  20  2.9  7  0
O SMITH               5  28  5.6  9  0  M SHIPP               9  17  1.9  5  0
M WILLIAMS            7  12  1.7  5  1
K CAMPBELL            1   7  7.0  7  0
R MOSS                1   0  0.0  0  0

PASSING             CM-AT-YDS IN TD LG  PASSING             CM-AT-YDS IN TD LG
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
D CULPEPPER         18-28-197  1  1 30  J MCCOWN            20-33-224  1  2 37

Sacked-Yards Lost: D CULPEPPER 1-5.     Sacked-Yards Lost: J MCCOWN 8-69.

RECEIVING            NO YDS  AVG LG TD  RECEIVING            NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
R MOSS                5  56 11.2 28  1  N POOLE               5  86 17.2 37  1
D BATES               4  44 11.0 12  0  A BOLDIN              5  27  5.4  8  0
O SMITH               3  26  8.7 12  0  E SMITH               3  48 16.0 36  0
J KLEINSASSER         2  18  9.0 13  0  F JONES               2  30 15.0 25  0
M WILLIAMS            2  15  7.5  9  0  B JOHNSON             2  22 11.0 15  0
K CAMPBELL            1  30 30.0 30  0  M SHIPP               2   9  4.5  6  0
N BURLESON            1   8  8.0  8  0  S BUSH                1   2  2.0  2  1

INTERCEPTIONS        NO YDS  AVG LG TD  INTERCEPTIONS        NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
K WILLIAMS            1   3  3.0  3  0  D JACKSON             1  30 30.0 30  0

PUNTING             NO YDS  AVG T I LG  PUNTING             NO YDS  AVG T I LG
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
L ARAGUZ             3 118 39.3 0 0 44  S PLAYER             6 249 41.5 0 2 51

T = Touchbacks, I = Inside 20

PUNT RETURNS         NO YDS  AVG LG TD  PUNT RETURNS         NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
K HOWRY               4  14  3.5  7  0  A BOLDIN              1   7  7.0  7  0

KICKOFF RETURNS      NO YDS  AVG LG TD  KICKOFF RETURNS      NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
K CAMPBELL            2  41 20.5 22  0  J SCOBEY              4  86 21.5 27  0

KICKING              XP/XPA FG/FGA      KICKING              XP/XPA FG/FGA
----------------------------------      ----------------------------------
A ELLING              2/2    1/2        N RACKERS             0/0    2/2  
Dist.: (44) 46                          Dist.: 22 26                            

                                 O-D                                     O-D
FUMBLES              NO  LOST FF REC    FUMBLES              NO  LOST FF REC
------------------------------------    ------------------------------------
K CAMPBELL            1    1   0 0-0    J MCCOWN              4    0   0 1-0
D CULPEPPER           1    0   0 1-0    E SMITH               1    0   0 0-0
C HOVAN               0    0   1 0-0    G HAYES               0    0   1 0-0
L JOHNSTONE           0    0   1 0-0    K KING                0    0   1 0-0
K MIXON               0    0   1 0-0    R DAVIS               0    0   0 0-1
C WILEY               0    0   1 0-0    A BOLDIN              0    0   0 1-0
                                        C DISHMAN             0    0   0 1-0
                                        R WELLS               0    0   0 1-0
                                        F GARCIA              0    0   0 1-0

DEFENSE              TK SO AS SK-YD     DEFENSE              TK SO AS SK-YD
------------------------------------    ------------------------------------
K WILLIAMS            8  6  2  3-19     D JOHNSON             8  1  7  0-0  
B RUSSELL             7  7  0  0-0      R MCKINNON            7  5  2  0-0  
K MIXON               5  5  0  1-13     R HILL                6  6  0  0-0  
C CHAVOUS             5  5  0  0-0      G HAYES               5  5  0  1-5  
K IRVIN               4  4  0  0-0      D BARRETT             5  5  0  0-0  
C HOVAN               3  3  01.5-16     D JACKSON             4  4  0  0-0  
L JOHNSTONE           3  3  0  1-10     L FISHER              4  3  1  0-0  
D WALKER              2  2  0  0-0      A WILSON              3  3  0  0-0  
M NATTIEL             2  2  0  0-0      W BRYANT              3  3  0  0-0  
F ROBBINS             2  1  1 .5-5      J DARLING             3  3  0  0-0  
E HENDERSON           2  1  1  0-0      K KING                3  3  0  0-0  
C WILEY               1  1  0  1-6      F WAKEFIELD           3  2  1  0-0  
E KELLY               1  1  0  0-0      R DAVIS               3  0  3  0-0  
H CROCKETT            1  1  0  0-0      E MCDANIEL            2  2  0  0-0  
N ROGERS              1  1  0  0-0      C PACE                2  2  0  0-0  
W OFFORD              1  1  0  0-0      M BELL                2  2  0  0-0  
G BIEKERT             1  1  0  0-0      Q HARRIS              1  1  0  0-0  
B LYON                1  0  1  0-0      C RHINEHART           1  0  1  0-0


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