Vikings-Lions Game Stats

A look at the team and individual statistics from the Minnesota Vikings' 21-16 win over Detroit.

NFL   FINAL                1ST  2ND  3RD  4TH  TOTAL
                           ---  ---  ---  ---  -----
      MINNESOTA              7    7    7    0   21
      DETROIT                3    3    3    7   16     FINAL


SCORING SUMMARY


1ST QUARTER: 


 6:54 DET - FG, JASON HANSON 45 YD. 
      Drive: 13 plays, 35 yards in 6:54. 
      Key plays: Garcia 3-yard run on 3rd-and-3 to Detroit 49;  Garcia 
      4-yard pass to Bryson on 3rd-and-3 to Minnesota 40;  Pinner 2-yard rush on
      3rd-and-1 to Minnesota 29. DETROIT 3-0.
 7:04 MIN - TD, KOREN ROBINSON 80 YD PASS FROM BRAD JOHNSON (PAUL EDINGER KICK). 
      Drive: 1 plays, 80 yards in 0:10. 
      MINNESOTA 7-3.


2ND QUARTER: 


 1:07 MIN - TD, MICHAEL BENNETT 7 YD RUN (PAUL EDINGER KICK). 
      Drive: 5 plays, 68 yards in 2:12. 
      Key plays: Johnson 45-yard pass  to K Robinson on 3rd-and-3 to 
      Detroit 16; Bennett 9-yard run to Detroit 7. MINNESOTA 14-3.
14:52 DET - FG, JASON HANSON 26 YD. 
      Drive: 5 plays, 10 yards in 0:28. 
      Key plays: Drummond 38-yard punt return to Minnesota 18; Garcia 
      10-yard pass to Bryson to Minnesota 8. MINNESOTA 14-6.


3RD QUARTER: 


 4:15 MIN - TD, MICHAEL BENNETT 5 YD PASS FROM BRAD JOHNSON (PAUL EDINGER KICK). 
      Drive: 9 plays, 64 yards in 4:15. 
      Key plays: Johnson 14-yard pass to Taylor to midfield; Johnson 15 
      yard pass to Burleson on 3rd-and-10 to Detroit 35;  Johnson 13-yard pass 
      to K Robinson to Detroit 17; Johnson 7-yard run to Detroit 10. MINNESOTA 
      21-6.
13:09 DET - FG, JASON HANSON 28 YD. 
      Drive: 8 plays, 71 yards in 3:34. 
      Key plays: Garcia 15-yard pass to Pinner to Detroit 46; Garcia 
      19-yard pass to Pinner to Minnesota 35; 23-yard pass interference on 
      Vikings' B Williams to Minnesota 12. MINNESOTA 21-9.


4TH QUARTER: 


 7:22 DET - TD, ARTOSE PINNER 6 YD RUN (JASON HANSON KICK). 
      Drive: 10 plays, 73 yards in 5:50. 
      Key plays: Pinner 12-yard run on 3rd-and-1 to Detroit 48; Pinner 
      2-yard run on 3rd-and-1 to Minnesota 41; 15-yard roughing the passer 
      penalty on Vikings' P Williams to Minnesota 22; Pinner 11-yard run to 
      Minnesota 11. MINNESOTA 21-16.


MINNESOTA - DETROIT Final Statistics


TEAM STATISTICS                              MINNESOTA        DETROIT


FIRST DOWNS                                         20             19
  Rushing                                            8              7
  Passing                                           10              9
  Penalty                                            2              3
THIRD DOWN EFFICIENCY                         3-11-27%       5-13-38%
FOURTH DOWN EFFICIENCY                          0-0-0%         0-0-0%
TOTAL NET YARDS                                    345            223
  Total offensive plays                             57             59
  Average gain per play                            6.1            3.8
NET YARDS RUSHING                                  103            105
  Rushing attempts                                  32             23
  Average gain per rush                            3.2            4.6
  Tackles for loss-yards                          8-24            0-0
NET YARDS PASSING                                  242            118
  Times sacked: Number-Yards                      2-14            1-8
  Gross passing yards                              256            126
PASS ATTEMPTS-COMPLETIONS-HAD INTERCEPTED      23-17-0        35-17-1
  Avg gain per pass play                           9.7            3.3
KICKOFFS: Number-In End Zone-Touchbacks          4-0-0          5-2-1
PUNTS: Number and Average                       6-42.7         5-47.0
  Had blocked                                        0              0
  Net punting average                             38.7           33.2
TOTAL RETURN YARDAGE (Not including kickoffs)       99             69
  Number-Yards: Punt Returns                      5-24           3-69
  Number-Yards: Kickoff Returns                   4-71           4-80
  Number-Yards: Interception Returns              1-75            0-0
PENALTIES: Number-Yards                          11-94           3-30
FUMBLES: Number-Lost                               0-0            1-0
TOUCHDOWNS                                           3              1
  Rushing                                            1              1
  Passing                                            2              0
  Interceptions                                      0              0
  Other (blocked kicks, etc.)                        0              0
EXTRA POINTS: Made-Attempts                        3-3            1-1
  Kicking: Made-Attempts                           3-3            1-1
  Passing: Made-Attempts                           0-0            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                           2-2-100%        1-3-33%
GOAL TO GO EFFICIENCY                         1-1-100%         0-1-0%
SAFETIES                                             0              0
TIME OF POSSESSION                               30:41          29:19



INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS


MINNESOTA                               DETROIT                                 


RUSHING             ATT YDS  AVG LG TD  RUSHING             ATT YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
M BENNETT            22  79  3.6 16  1  A PINNER             14  64  4.6 12  1
C FASON               4  13  3.3 15  0  S BRYSON              6  29  4.8  9  0
K ROBINSON            1   9  9.0  9  0  J GARCIA              3  12  4.0  9  0
B JOHNSON             4   8  2.0  7  0
M MOORE               1  -6 -6.0  0  0


PASSING             CM-AT-YDS IN TD LG  PASSING             CM-AT-YDS IN TD LG
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
B JOHNSON           17-23-256  0  2 80  J GARCIA            17-35-126  1  0 19


Sacked-Yards Lost: B JOHNSON 2-14.      Sacked-Yards Lost: J GARCIA 1-8.


RECEIVING            NO YDS  AVG LG TD  RECEIVING            NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
K ROBINSON            4 148 37.0 80  1  R WILLIAMS            4  34  8.5 13  0
J KLEINSAS            4  26  6.5 10  0  S BRYSON              4  26  6.5 10  0
M ROBINSON            3  32 10.7 16  0  A PINNER              3  39 13.0 19  0
M BENNETT             3  10  3.3  5  1  M POLLARD             2  10  5.0  7  0
N BURLESON            2  26 13.0 15  0  S VINES               2  10  5.0  6  0
T TAYLOR              1  14 14.0 14  0  M WILLIAMS            1   6  6.0  6  0
                                        C FITZSIMM            1   1  1.0  1  0


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


PUNTING             NO YDS  AVG T I LG  PUNTING             NO YDS  AVG T I LG
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
C KLUWE              4 181 45.3 1 0 51  N HARRIS             5 235 47.0 0 2 55
P EDINGER            2  75 37.5 0 1 40


T = Touchbacks, I = Inside 20


PUNT RETURNS         NO YDS  AVG LG TD  PUNT RETURNS         NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
N BURLESON            4  17  4.3 10  0  E DRUMMOND            3  69 23.0 38  0
M MOORE               1   7  7.0  7  0


KICKOFF RETURNS      NO YDS  AVG LG TD  KICKOFF RETURNS      NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
K ROBINSON            3  71 23.7 36  0  E DRUMMOND            3  68 22.7 34  0
R OWENS               1   0  0.0  0  0  S BRYSON              1  12 12.0 12  0


KICKING              XP/XPA FG/FGA      KICKING              XP/XPA FG/FGA
----------------------------------      ----------------------------------
P EDINGER             3/3    0/0        J HANSON              1/1    3/3  
                                        Dist.: 45 26 28                         


                                 O-D                                     O-D
FUMBLES              NO  LOST FF REC    FUMBLES              NO  LOST FF REC
------------------------------------    ------------------------------------
                                        J GARCIA              1    0   0 0-0
                                        S BRYSON              0    0   0 1-0


DEFENSE              TK SO AS SK-YD     DEFENSE              TK SO AS SK-YD
------------------------------------    ------------------------------------
E HENDERSON           6  4  2  0-0      K KENNEDY             9  6  3  0-0  
A WINFIELD            5  5  0  0-0      R MCQUARTERS          6  5  1  0-0  
S COWART              5  4  1  0-0      J HALL                4  4  0  0-0  
E JAMES               4  4  0  0-0      S ROGERS              4  3  1  1-7  
R SMITH               4  3  1  0-0      D WILKINSON           4  3  1  1-7  
S JOHNSON             4  2  2  0-0      M BELL                4  3  1  0-0  
B WILLIAMS            4  2  2  0-0      J DAVIS               4  3  1  0-0  
C MOSLEY              3  2  1  1-8      J MCGRAW              4  2  2  0-0  
D SHARPER             3  2  1  0-0      D BLY                 3  3  0  0-0  
C CHAVOUS             3  2  1  0-0      W RAINER              3  2  1  0-0  
D THOMAS              3  1  2  0-0      C REDDING             3  2  1  0-0  
L JOHNSTONE           1  1  0  0-0      E HOLMES              3  1  2  0-0  
D SCOTT               1  1  0  0-0      N WAYNE               2  2  0  0-0  
R BROWN               1  1  0  0-0      B WALKER              1  1  0  0-0  
P WILLIAMS            1  0  1  0-0      A GOODMAN             1  1  0  0-0  
K NEWMAN              1  0  1  0-0      S CODY                1  0  1  0-0  


Officials: Referee-Tom White, Umpire-Jeff Rice, Head Linesman-Ed Camp,
Line Judge-Jerome Boger, Field Judge-Scott Steenson, Side Judge-Joe 
Larrew, Back Judge-Perry Paganelli.


Att: 61,375   Time of Game: 3:05




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