Vikings-Lions Game Stats

A look at the team and individual stats from Sunday's game between the Vikings and Lions.

FINAL                1ST  2ND  3RD  4TH  TOTAL
                           ---  ---  ---  ---  -----
      MINNESOTA              7    7    0   14   28
      DETROIT                3   10    0   14   27     FINAL

SCORING SUMMARY

1ST QUARTER: 

 6:26 DET - FG, JASON HANSON 32 YD. 
      Drive: 13 plays, 58 yards in 6:26. 
      Key plays: Harrington 4-yard run plus 5-yard defensive holding 
      penalty on Vikings' Nattiel on 3rd-and-5 to Detroit 43; Harrington 16-yard
      pass to Jones to Minnesota 31. DETROIT 3-0.
13:02 MIN - TD, NATE BURLESON 36 YD PASS FROM DAUNTE CULPEPPER (MORTEN ANDERSEN KICK). 
      Drive: 12 plays, 85 yards in 6:36. 
      Key plays: Culpepper 8-yard pass to Wiggins on 3rd-and-8 to 
      Minnesota 25; Culpepper 9-yard pass to Wiggins to Minnesota 37; Culpepper 
      9-yard pass to Moss to Minnesota 49; Culpepper 10-yard pass to Bennett to 
      Detroit 38. MINNESOTA 7-3.

2ND QUARTER: 

 5:07 MIN - TD, RANDY MOSS 82 YD PASS FROM DAUNTE CULPEPPER (MORTEN ANDERSEN KICK). 
      Drive: 3 plays, 68 yards in 1:11. 
      MINNESOTA 14-3.
11:39 DET - TD, KEVIN JONES 16 YD RUN (JASON HANSON KICK). 
      Drive: 11 plays, 82 yards in 6:32. 
      Key plays: Harrington 24-yard pass to Williams on 3rd-and-4 to 
      Detroit 48; Harrington 12-yard pass to Hakim on 3rd-and-7 to Minnesota 37;
      Jones 11-yard run to Minnesota 25. MINNESOTA 14-10.
14:30 DET - FG, JASON HANSON 23 YD. 
      Drive: 8 plays, 66 yards in 1:26. 
      Key plays: Harrington 36-yard pass to Hakim to Minnesota 35; Bryson 
      11-yard run to Minnesota 24. MINNESOTA 14-13.

3RD QUARTER: 

NONE

4TH QUARTER: 

 6:16 MIN - TD, NATE BURLESON 37 YD PASS FROM DAUNTE CULPEPPER (MORTEN ANDERSEN KICK). 
      Drive: 8 plays, 68 yards in 3:55. 
      Key plays: Williams 14-yard interception return to Minnesota 32; 
      Culpepper 9-yard pass to Robinson on 3rd-and-6 to Minnesota 45. MINNESOTA 
      21-13.
 8:49 DET - TD, ROY WILLIAMS 9 YD PASS FROM JOEY HARRINGTON (JOEY HARRINGTON PASS TO TAI STREETS FOR TWO-POINT CONVERSION). 
      Drive: 6 plays, 82 yards in 2:33. 
      Key plays: Harrington 37-yard pass to Hakim plus 25-yard lateral to 
      Bryson to Minnesota 14. MINNESOTA 21-21.
13:23 MIN - TD, MOE WILLIAMS 11 YD RUN (MORTEN ANDERSEN KICK). 
      Drive: 10 plays, 83 yards in 4:34. 
      Key plays: Culpepper 11-yard pass to Bennett to Minnesota 28; 
      Culpepper 1-yard run on 3rd-and-1 to Minnesota 37; Culpepper 28-yard pass 
      to Williams to Detroit 34; Culpepper 14-yard run to Detroit 19. MINNESOTA 
      28-21.
14:52 DET - TD, ROY WILLIAMS 1 YD PASS FROM JOEY HARRINGTON (PAT FAILED). 
      Drive: 9 plays, 80 yards in 1:29. 
      Key plays: Harrington 11-yard pass to Alexander to Detroit 31; 
      Harrington 15-yard pass to Streets to Minnesota 38; Harrington 23-yard 
      pass to Hakim to Minnesota 15; 14-yard pass interference penalty on 
      Vikings' Ross to Detroit 1. MINNESOTA 28-27.

MINNESOTA - DETROIT Final Statistics

TEAM STATISTICS                              MINNESOTA        DETROIT

FIRST DOWNS                                         21             24
  Rushing                                            6              7
  Passing                                           15             15
  Penalty                                            0              2
THIRD DOWN EFFICIENCY                         9-14-64%       7-14-50%
FOURTH DOWN EFFICIENCY                          0-0-0%       1-1-100%
TOTAL NET YARDS                                    461            463
  Total offensive plays                             63             71
  Average gain per play                            7.3            6.5
NET YARDS RUSHING                                   91            113
  Rushing attempts                                  23             25
  Average gain per rush                            4.0            4.5
  Tackles for loss-yards                           4-7            2-6
NET YARDS PASSING                                  370            350
  Times sacked: Number-Yards                      5-34           2-11
  Gross passing yards                              404            361
PASS ATTEMPTS-COMPLETIONS-HAD INTERCEPTED      35-25-1        44-25-2
  Avg gain per pass play                           9.3            7.6
KICKOFFS: Number-In End Zone-Touchbacks          5-3-1          6-0-0
PUNTS: Number and Average                       5-40.6         3-45.0
  Had blocked                                        0              0
  Net punting average                             37.6           21.6
TOTAL RETURN YARDAGE (Not including kickoffs)       41             39
  Number-Yards: Punt Returns                      3-27           2-15
  Number-Yards: Kickoff Returns                   5-94           4-83
  Number-Yards: Interception Returns              2-14           1-24
PENALTIES: Number-Yards                           9-70           4-25
FUMBLES: Number-Lost                               1-0            1-1
TOUCHDOWNS                                           4              3
  Rushing                                            1              1
  Passing                                            3              2
  Interceptions                                      0              0
  Other (blocked kicks, etc.)                        0              0
EXTRA POINTS: Made-Attempts                        4-4            2-3
  Kicking: Made-Attempts                           4-4            1-2
  Passing: Made-Attempts                           0-0            1-1
  Rushing: Made-Attempts                           0-0            0-0
FIELD GOALS: Made-Attempts                         0-0            2-2
  FGs - PATs had blocked                           0-0            0-0
RED ZONE EFFICIENCY                           1-1-100%        3-5-60%
GOAL TO GO EFFICIENCY                           0-0-0%       1-1-100%
SAFETIES                                             0              0
TIME OF POSSESSION                               30:27          29:33


INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

MINNESOTA                               DETROIT                                 

RUSHING             ATT YDS  AVG LG TD  RUSHING             ATT YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
M BENNETT            13  51  3.9 14  0  K JONES              19  79  4.2 16  1
D CULPEPPE            4  22  5.5 14  0  S BRYSON              2  19  9.5 11  0
M WILLIAMS            2  12  6.0 11  1  J HARRINGT            3  13  4.3  7  0
O SMITH               4   6  1.5  3  0  C SCHLESIN            1   2  2.0  2  0

PASSING             CM-AT-YDS IN TD LG  PASSING             CM-AT-YDS IN TD LG
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
D CULPEPPE          25-35-404  1  3 82  J HARRINGT          25-44-361  2  2 62

Sacked-Yards Lost: D CULPEPPE 5-34.     Sacked-Yards Lost: J HARRINGT 2-11.

RECEIVING            NO YDS  AVG LG TD  RECEIVING            NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
J WIGGINS             6  39  6.5  9  0  R WILLIAMS            7 104 14.9 37  2
N BURLESON            5 134 26.8 37  2  A HAKIM               4 108 27.0 37  0
R MOSS                4 102 25.5 82  1  K JONES               4  35  8.8 16  0
M BENNETT             3  51 17.0 30  0  T STREETS             4  30  7.5 15  0
S BERTON              3  23  7.7 10  0  S BRYSON              3  51 17.0 25  0
O SMITH               2  18  9.0 14  0  S ALEXANDE            2  26 13.0 15  0
M WILLIAMS            1  28 28.0 28  0  C SCHLESIN            1   7  7.0  7  0
M ROBINSON            1   9  9.0  9  0

INTERCEPTIONS        NO YDS  AVG LG TD  INTERCEPTIONS        NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
B WILLIAMS            1  14 14.0 14  0  B MARION              1  24 24.0 24  0

C CHAVOUS             1   0  0.0  0  0

PUNTING             NO YDS  AVG T I LG  PUNTING             NO YDS  AVG T I LG
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
D BENNETT            5 203 40.6 1 2 54  N HARRIS             3 135 45.0 0 0 49

T = Touchbacks, I = Inside 20

PUNT RETURNS         NO YDS  AVG LG TD  PUNT RETURNS         NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
M MOORE               3  27  9.0 17  0  R SWINTON             2  15  7.5  8  0

KICKOFF RETURNS      NO YDS  AVG LG TD  KICKOFF RETURNS      NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
M MOORE               3  59 19.7 25  0  R SWINTON             4  83 20.8 27  0
K CAMPBELL            2  35 17.5 24  0

KICKING              XP/XPA FG/FGA      KICKING              XP/XPA FG/FGA
----------------------------------      ----------------------------------
M ANDERSEN            4/4    0/0        J HANSON              1/1    2/2  
                                        Dist.: 32 23                            

                                 O-D                                     O-D
FUMBLES              NO  LOST FF REC    FUMBLES              NO  LOST FF REC
------------------------------------    ------------------------------------
M BENNETT             1    0   0 1-0    K JONES               1    1   0 0-0
C CLAIBORNE           0    0   1 0-1    T HOLT                0    0   1 0-0

DEFENSE              TK SO AS SK-YD     DEFENSE              TK SO AS SK-YD
------------------------------------    ------------------------------------
B RUSSELL             8  4  4  0-0      T LEHMAN              9  6  3  1-2  
C CHAVOUS             7  6  1  0-0      J DAVIS               8  4  4  0-0  
C CLAIBORNE           7  4  3  0-0      T HOLT                6  4  2  0-0  
B WILLIAMS            6  4  2  0-0      B MARION              5  4  1  0-0  
E HENDERSON           6  3  3  0-0      D BLY                 4  3  1  0-0  
T SHAW                5  4  1  0-0      A GOODMAN             3  3  0  0-0  
D THOMAS              5  3  2  0-0      K EDWARDS             3  2  1  1-10 
K WILLIAMS            3  3  0  0-0      E HOLMES              3  2  1  0-0  
K UDEZE               3  2  1  1-4      J DEVRIES             3  2  1  0-0  
K NEWMAN              3  1  2  1-7      B WALKER              3  1  2  0-0  
S JOHNSON             2  2  0  0-0      J HALL                2  2  0  2-11 
S MARTIN              1  1  0  0-0      C REDDING             2  2  0  1-11 
D SCOTT               1  1  0  0-0      S ROGERS              2  1  1  0-0  
W OFFORD              1  1  0  0-0      M BELL                2  1  1  0-0  
R DAVIS               1  1  0  0-0      K SMITH               2  1  1  0-0  
K MIXON               1  0  1  0-0      D WILKINSON           1  1  0  0-0  
                                        K PRITCHETT           1  1  0  0-0  

Officials: Referee-Bernie Kukar, Umpire-Bill Schuster, Head 
Linesman-Philip Mckinnely, Line Judge-Tom Barnes, Field Judge-Scott 
Steenson, Side Judge-Tom Hill, Back Judge-Steve Freeman.

Att: 62,337   Time of Game: 3:10

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