Vikings-Bengals Game Stats

A look at the individual and team statistics from the Cincinnati's 37-8 win over Minnesota.

NFL   FINAL                1ST  2ND  3RD  4TH  TOTAL
                           ---  ---  ---  ---  -----
      MINNESOTA              0    0    0    8    8
      CINCINNATI            14   13    7    3   37     FINAL
 
SCORING SUMMARY
 
1ST QUARTER: 
 
 0:52 CIN - TD, CHAD JOHNSON 70 YD PASS FROM CARSON PALMER (SHAYNE GRAHAM KICK). 
      Drive: 2 plays, 72 yards in 0:47. 
      CINCINNATI 7-0.
 7:41 CIN - TD, T.J. HOUSHMANDZADEH 12 YD PASS FROM CARSON PALMER (SHAYNE GRAHAM KICK). 
      Drive: 8 plays, 48 yards in 4:48. 
      Key plays: Kaesviharn recovery of Thurman fumble at Cincinnati 45;  
      Palmer 19-yard pass to Houshmandzadeh to Minnesota 26;  Palmer 11-yard 
      pass to Houshmandzadeh on 3rd-and-10 to Minnesota 13. CINCINNATI 14-0.
 
2ND QUARTER: 
 
 9:58 CIN - FG, SHAYNE GRAHAM 40 YD. 
      Drive: 9 plays, 62 yards in 5:32. 
      Key plays: Palmer 28-yard pass to Schobel to Minnesota 25; Palmer 
      11-yard pass on 3rd-and-18 to Henry to Minnesota 22. CINCINNATI 17-0.
11:41 CIN - FG, SHAYNE GRAHAM 29 YD. 
      Drive: 4 plays, 4 yards in 1:23. 
      Key plays: Smith fumble recovery by Bennet on Cincinnati 15. 
      CINCINNATI 20-0.
14:48 CIN - TD, MATT SCHOBEL 8 YD PASS FROM CARSON PALMER (SHAYNE GRAHAM KICK). 
      Drive: 8 plays, 54 yards in 1:41. 
      Key plays: T James 5-yard interception return to Cincinnati 47; 
      Palmer 10-yard pass to Perry on 3rd-and-2 to Minnesota 23; Palmer 11-yard 
      pass to C Johnson to Minnesota 8. CINCINNATI 27-0.
 
3RD QUARTER: 
 
12:54 CIN - TD, T.J. HOUSHMANDZADEH 16 YD RUN (SHAYNE GRAHAM KICK). 
      Drive: 1 plays, 16 yards in 0:08. 
      Key plays: O'Neal 26-yard interception return to Minnesota 16. 
      CINCINNATI 34-0.
 
4TH QUARTER: 
 
 9:19 CIN - FG, SHAYNE GRAHAM 30 YD. 
      Drive: 13 plays, 67 yards in 7:25. 
      Key plays: Perry 21-yard run to Cincinnati 41; Palmer 15-yard pass 
      to Henry on 3rd-and-8 to Minnesota 42; Johnson 3-yard run on 3rd-and-2 to 
      Minnesota 21. CINCINNATI 37-0.
11:43 MIN - TD, DAUNTE CULPEPPER 5 YD RUN (DAUNTE CULPEPPER PASS TO MARCUS ROBINSON FOR TWO-POINT CONVERSION). 
      Drive: 7 plays, 82 yards in 2:17. 
      Key plays: Clupepper 23-yard pass to Williamson to Minnesota 41; 
      Culpepper 14-yard pass to Taylor plus 15-yard roughing the passer penalty 
      in Ohalete to Cincinnati 30; Culpepper 10-yard pass to Wiggins on 
      3rd-and-8 to Cincinnati 18. CINCINNATI 37-8.
 
MINNESOTA - CINCINNATI Final Statistics
 
TEAM STATISTICS                              MINNESOTA     CINCINNATI
 
FIRST DOWNS                                         21             26
  Rushing                                            4              9
  Passing                                           13             16
  Penalty                                            4              1
THIRD DOWN EFFICIENCY                          5-9-56%       8-17-47%
FOURTH DOWN EFFICIENCY                          0-0-0%       1-1-100%
TOTAL NET YARDS                                    304            504
  Total offensive plays                             53             79
  Average gain per play                            5.7            6.4
NET YARDS RUSHING                                   77            167
  Rushing attempts                                  14             39
  Average gain per rush                            5.5            4.3
  Tackles for loss-yards                           2-4            3-4
NET YARDS PASSING                                  227            337
  Times sacked: Number-Yards                       2-9            0-0
  Gross passing yards                              236            337
PASS ATTEMPTS-COMPLETIONS-HAD INTERCEPTED      37-21-5        40-27-1
  Avg gain per pass play                           5.8            8.4
KICKOFFS: Number-In End Zone-Touchbacks          2-0-0          8-0-0
PUNTS: Number and Average                       3-46.7         3-41.7
  Had blocked                                        0              0
  Net punting average                             45.0           36.7
TOTAL RETURN YARDAGE (Not including kickoffs)        5             53
  Number-Yards: Punt Returns                       1-5           2-15
  Number-Yards: Kickoff Returns                  8-101           1-18
  Number-Yards: Interception Returns               1-0           5-38
PENALTIES: Number-Yards                           7-49         17-115
FUMBLES: Number-Lost                               2-2            1-0
TOUCHDOWNS                                           1              4
  Rushing                                            1              1
  Passing                                            0              3
  Interceptions                                      0              0
  Other (blocked kicks, etc.)                        0              0
EXTRA POINTS: Made-Attempts                        1-1            4-4
  Kicking: Made-Attempts                           0-0            4-4
  Passing: Made-Attempts                           1-1            0-0
  Rushing: Made-Attempts                           0-0            0-0
FIELD GOALS: Made-Attempts                         0-0            3-3
  FGs - PATs had blocked                           0-0            0-0
RED ZONE EFFICIENCY                            1-2-50%        3-7-43%
GOAL TO GO EFFICIENCY                         1-1-100%       1-1-100%
SAFETIES                                             0              0
TIME OF POSSESSION                               21:20          38:40
 
 
INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS
 
MINNESOTA                               CINCINNATI                              
 
RUSHING             ATT YDS  AVG LG TD  RUSHING             ATT YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
M BENNETT             3  36 12.0 23  0  R JOHNSON            22  90  4.1 11  0
M MOORE               8  29  3.6 14  0  C PERRY               9  47  5.2 21  0
D CULPEPPE            2  10  5.0  5  1  T HOUSHMAN            2  24 12.0 16  1
M WILLIAMS            1   2  2.0  2  0  C PALMER              4   3  0.8  6  0
                                        J JOHNSON             2   3  1.5  3  0
 
PASSING             CM-AT-YDS IN TD LG  PASSING             CM-AT-YDS IN TD LG
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
D CULPEPPE          21-37-236  5  0 23  C PALMER            27-40-337  1  3 70
 
Sacked-Yards Lost: D CULPEPPE 2-9.      Sacked-Yards Lost: None               
 
RECEIVING            NO YDS  AVG LG TD  RECEIVING            NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
T TAYLOR              7  75 10.7 19  0  C JOHNSON             7 139 19.9 70  1
N BURLESON            3  48 16.0 19  0  T HOUSHMAN            5  55 11.0 19  1
J WIGGINS             3  17  5.7 10  0  C HENRY               4  45 11.3 15  0
T WILLIAMS            2  44 22.0 23  0  C PERRY               4  33  8.3 11  0
M ROBINSON            2  40 20.0 21  0  M SCHOBEL             2  36 18.0 28  1
M MOORE               2   7  3.5  5  0  R KELLY               2   7  3.5  5  0
J KLEINSAS            1   6  6.0  6  0  T PERRY               1  13 13.0 13  0
M BENNETT             1  -1 -1.0  0  0  K WALTER              1   6  6.0  6  0
                                        R JOHNSON             1   3  3.0  3  0
 
INTERCEPTIONS        NO YDS  AVG LG TD  INTERCEPTIONS        NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
W OFFORD              1   0  0.0  0  0  D O'NEAL              3  27  9.0 27  0
                                        K KAESVIHARN          1   6  6.0  6  0
                                        T JAMES               1   5  5.0  5  0
 
PUNTING             NO YDS  AVG T I LG  PUNTING             NO YDS  AVG T I LG
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
C KLUWE              3 140 46.7 0 2 52  K LARSON             3 125 41.7 0 1 55
 
T = Touchbacks, I = Inside 20
 
PUNT RETURNS         NO YDS  AVG LG TD  PUNT RETURNS         NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
K HOWRY               1   5  5.0  5  0  K RATLIFF             2  15  7.5  9  0
 
KICKOFF RETURNS      NO YDS  AVG LG TD  KICKOFF RETURNS      NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
T WILLIAMSON          5  66 13.2 25  0  T PERRY               1  18 18.0 18  0
M WILLIAMS            1  16 16.0 16  0
E HENDERSON           1  13 13.0 13  0
M MOORE               1   6  6.0  6  0
 
KICKING              XP/XPA FG/FGA      KICKING              XP/XPA FG/FGA
----------------------------------      ----------------------------------
                                        S GRAHAM              4/4    3/3  
                                        Dist.: 40 29 30                         
 
                                 O-D                                     O-D
FUMBLES              NO  LOST FF REC    FUMBLES              NO  LOST FF REC
------------------------------------    ------------------------------------
M BENNETT             2    2   0 0-0    C HENRY               1    0   0 0-0
R DAVIS               0    0   1 0-0    O THURMAN             0    0   2 0-0
                                        K KAESVIHARN          0    0   0 0-1
                                        J SMITH               0    0   0 0-1
 
DEFENSE              TK SO AS SK-YD     DEFENSE              TK SO AS SK-YD
------------------------------------    ------------------------------------
A WINFIELD            9  9  0  0-0      D O'NEAL              9  7  2  0-0  
P WILLIAMS            8  4  4  0-0      O THURMAN             6  3  3  0-0  
C CHAVOUS             7  6  1  0-0      T JAMES               3  3  0  0-0  
R DAVIS               6  3  3  0-0      K RATLIFF             3  3  0  0-0  
E HENDERSON           6  2  4  0-0      L JOHNSON             3  2  1  0-0  
D SCOTT               5  2  3  0-0      M WILLIAMS            3  2  1  0-0  
D SHARPER             3  3  0  0-0      C POWELL              2  2  0  1-4  
K NEWMAN              3  3  0  0-0      J SMITH               2  2  0  1-5  
K IRVIN               3  3  0  0-0      K KAESVIHARN          2  2  0  0-0  
F SMOOT               3  2  1  0-0      B SIMMONS             2  2  0  0-0  
D THOMAS              3  2  1  0-0      R GEATHERS            2  1  1  0-0  
S JOHNSON             3  2  1  0-0      I OHALETE             1  1  0  0-0  
B WILLIAMS            3  2  1  0-0      D POLLACK             1  1  0  0-0  
N HARRIS              3  2  1  0-0      B ROBINSON            1  0  1  0-0  
L JOHNSTONE           2  2  0  0-0      J THORNTON            1  0  1  0-0  
K WILLIAMS            2  1  1  0-0  
 
Officials: Referee-Bill Carollo, Umpire-Tony Michalek, Head 
Linesman-John Schleyer, Line Judge-Byron Boston, Field Judge-Gene 
Steratore, Side Judge-James Coleman, Back Judge-Bob Waggoner.
 
Att: 65,763   Time of Game: 3:12
 


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