Final

Vikings 17

(3-0, 2-0 away)

Texans 10

(1-2, 0-2 home)

Coverage: ESPN/WatchESPN

8:00 PM ET, August 31, 2009

Reliant Stadium, Houston, TX 

1 2 3 4 T
MIN 7 10 0 017
HOU 0 10 0 010

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERMINHOU
minTD14:42Adrian Peterson 75 Yd Run (Ryan Longwell Kick) 70
SECOND QUARTERMINHOU
minFG10:38Ryan Longwell 36 Yd 100
houTD03:38Steve Slaton 4 Yd Run (Kris Brown Kick) 107
minTD00:27Chester Taylor 28 Yd Pass From Brett Favre (Ryan Longwell Kick) 177
houFG00:00Kris Brown 46 Yd 1710

Team Stat Comparison

 
MIN
HOU
1st Downs1415
Passing 1st downs
79
Rushing 1st downs
55
1st downs from Penalties
21
3rd down efficiency
6-143-11
4th down efficiency
0-02-3
Total Plays5754
Total Yards352268
Yards per play6.25.0
Total Drives1011
Passing172207
Comp - Att
17-2319-30
Yards per pass
7.56.9
Interceptions thrown
02
Sacks - Yards Lost
4-181-0
Rushing18061
Rushing Attempts
3023
Yards per rush
6.02.7
Red Zone (Made-Att)0-11-2
Penalties13-855-35
Turnovers02
Fumbles lost
00
Interceptions thrown
02
Defensive / Special Teams TDs00
Possession32:0727:53
Minnesota Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSRTG
B. Favre13/181427.9102-12113.7
S. Rosenfels2/3268.7001-693.8
T. Jackson2/22211.0001-0112.5
Team17/231727.5104-18--
Houston Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSRTG
M. Schaub10/141087.7011-064.0
D. Orlovsky7/11746.7010-045.3
A. Brink2/5255.0000-056.2
Team19/302076.9021-0--
Minnesota Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
A. Peterson1111710.6175
C. Taylor7304.309
A. Smith4256.3022
A. Young2115.506
P. Harvin263.004
I. Johnson1-3-3.000
S. Rosenfels3-6-2.000
Team301806.0175
Houston Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
S. Slaton12272.317
C. Brown4112.806
M. Schaub2105.005
A. Foster393.009
D. Orlovsky242.003
Team23612.719
Minnesota Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLGTGTS
C. Taylor34113.71284
G. Mills23316.50192
P. Harvin33110.30134
V. Shiancoe23015.00192
S. Rice2189.00102
A. Peterson188.0081
D. Reynaud188.0081
A. Young177.0071
A. Smith177.0072
N. Tahi177.0071
Team1719011.212820
Houston Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLGTGTS
A. Johnson36120.30466
O. Daniels44912.30167
D. Anderson33110.30206
S. Slaton3206.7093
G. Martinez11313.00131
A. Foster11212.00122
V. Leach294.5072
A. Davis177.0071
C. Brown155.0051
Team1920710.904629
Minnesota Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
B. Leber100
M. Williams100
Team200
Houston Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
Team000
Minnesota Defensive
 TACKLESMISC
 TOTSOLOSACKSTFLPDQB HTSTD
J. Allen7510010
C. Greenway6500000
B. Leber5300100
K. Onatolu5100000
H. Abdullah4400010
E. Henderson4300000
R. Edwards4300010
A. Winfield4200000
J. Brinkley4100100
M. Williams3300100
K. Paymah3300000
P. Williams3200000
M. McCauley2100100
C. Griffin1100000
E. Henderson1100010
T. Johnson1100000
D. Roberson1100000
K. Williams1100000
C. Anderson1100000
H. Farwell1000000
M. Walker1000000
F. Evans1000000
D. Herron1000000
Team644210440
Houston Defensive
 TACKLESMISC
 TOTSOLOSACKSTFLPDQB HTSTD
D. Ryans161212010
X. Adibi5200100
Z. Diles4400000
B. McCain3200000
B. Harrison3200000
C. Barwin3200110
E. Wilson3200000
K. Bentley3100000
J. Zgonina2221020
D. Barber2200000
F. Bennett2200000
B. Davis2201000
T. Bulman2200000
K. Campbell2100000
D. Robinson2101100
S. Cody2100010
A. Molden2100000
N. Ferguson2000000
M. Williams1111010
F. Okam1100000
J. Busing1100000
A. Okoye1100000
A. Davis1100000
D. O'Neal1100000
G. Martinez1100000
A. Hill1100000
G. Quin1100000
C. Harris1100000
Team705146360
Minnesota Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
P. Harvin25226.0270
Team25226.0270
Houston Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
A. Davis49423.5260
Team49423.5260
Minnesota Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
J. Johnson33812.7180
Team33812.7180
Houston Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
J. Jones242.020
Team242.020
Minnesota Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
R. Longwell1/1100.0362/25
Team1/1100.0362/25
Houston Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
K. Brown1/1100.0461/14
Team1/1100.0461/14
Minnesota Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
C. Kluwe620834.70441
Team620834.70441
Houston Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
M. Turk524248.41055
Team524248.41055
Attendance: 70,191