Minnesota Vikings 23,
New England Patriots 18


New England
0
3
0
15
-- 18
Minnesota
10
3
3
7
-- 23

First Quarter
Min--FG E.Murray 24, 2:58.
Min--M.Williams 1 run (E.Murray kick), 5:56.
Second Quarter
NE--FG A.Vinatieri 22, 8:15.
Min--FG E.Murray 23, 12:35.
Third Quarter
Min--FG E.Murray 41, 8:22.
Fourth Quarter
NE--S.Jefferson 5 pass from D.Bledsoe (PAT failed), 4:59.
NE--FG A.Vinatieri 25, 9:14.
Min--C.Carter 28 pass from B.Johnson (E.Murray kick), 12:21.
NE--T.Glenn 3 pass from D.Bledsoe (conversion failed), 14:18.
A--62,917.

NE
MIN
FIRST DOWNS
21
18
Rushing
5
3
Passing
14
12
Penalty
2
3
3RD-DOWN EFFICIENCY
6-15
6-14
4TH-DOWN EFFICIENCY
0-1
0-0
TOTAL NET YARDS
410
288
Total Plays
69
61
Average Gain
5.9
4.7
NET YARDS RUSHING
117
66
Rushes
24
29
Average per Rush
4.9
2.3
NET YARDS PASSING
293
222
Completed - Attempted
27-42
18-31
Yards per Pass
6.5
6.9
Sacked - Yards Lost
3-20
1-5
Had Intercepted
1
0
PUNTS-AVERAGE
5-46.4
5-40.0
RETURN YARDAGE
183
196
Punt Returns - Yards
2-23
4-58
Kickoff Returns - Yards
6-160
4-137
Int. Returns - Yards
0-0
1-1
PENALTIES-YARDS
8-88
5-28
FUMBLES-LOST
0-0
1-0
TIME OF POSSESSION
30:18
29:42

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS
RUSHING --
NE: C.Martin 21-104, D.Bledsoe 2-10, D.Meggett 1-3.
MIN: M.Williams 19-43, R.Green 5-19, C.Evans 3-6, B.Johnson 2-(-2).
PASSING --
NE: D.Bledsoe 27-42-1-313.
MIN: B.Johnson 18-31-0-227.
RECEIVING --
NE: C.Martin 6-36, B.Coates 5-58, T.Glenn 5-45, S.Jefferson 4-108, T.Brown 2-37, K.Byars 2-8, V.Brisby 1-10, D.Meggett 1-6, S.Gash 1-5..
MIN: C.Carter 8-116, J.Reed 3-65, M.Williams 3-14, C.Evans 1-10, M.Hatchette 1-10, C.Walsh 1-7, R.Green 1-5.


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