Final

Vikings 23

(9-6, 3-5 away)

Texans 6

(12-3, 6-2 home)

Coverage: FOX

1:00 PM ET, December 23, 2012

NRG Stadium, Houston, TX 

1 2 3 4 T
MIN 7 6 3 723
HOU 3 0 3 06

Top Performers

Passing: M. Schaub (HOU) - 178 YDS

Rushing: A. Peterson (MIN) - 25 CAR, 86 YDS

Receiving: A. Johnson (HOU) - 7 REC, 97 YDS

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERMINHOU
houFG10:50Shayne Graham 51 Yd 03
minTD06:19Kyle Rudolph 3 Yd Pass From Christian Ponder (Blair Walsh Kick) 73
SECOND QUARTERMINHOU
minFG08:15Blair Walsh 56 Yd 103
minFG00:37Blair Walsh 41 Yd 133
THIRD QUARTERMINHOU
minFG11:31Blair Walsh 39 Yd 163
houFG00:26Shayne Graham 33 Yd 166
FOURTH QUARTERMINHOU
minTD04:44Toby Gerhart 3 Yd Run (Blair Walsh Kick) 236

Team Stat Comparison

 
MIN
HOU
1st Downs2211
Passing 1st downs
88
Rushing 1st downs
111
1st downs from Penalties
32
3rd down efficiency
9-181-11
4th down efficiency
0-10-0
Total Plays7353
Total Yards345187
Yards per play4.73.5
Total Drives1212
Passing171153
Comp - Att
16-3018-33
Yards per pass
5.74.6
Interceptions thrown
00
Sacks - Yards Lost
1-34-25
Rushing17434
Rushing Attempts
4216
Yards per rush
4.12.1
Red Zone (Made-Att)2-40-1
Penalties5-529-60
Turnovers12
Fumbles lost
12
Interceptions thrown
00
Defensive / Special Teams TDs00
Possession34:4625:14
Minnesota Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBRRTG
C. Ponder16/301745.8101-376.481.8
Team16/301715.7101-3----
Houston Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBRRTG
M. Schaub18/321785.6003-2539.372.1
T. Yates0/100.0001-00.039.6
Team18/331534.6004-25----
Minnesota Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
A. Peterson25863.4021
C. Ponder7486.9029
T. Gerhart8313.916
J. Wright188.008
M. Asiata111.001
Team421744.1129
Houston Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
B. Tate4174.3013
A. Foster10151.508
J. Forsett144.004
T. Yates1-2-2.000
Team16342.1013
Minnesota Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLGTGTS
J. Wright55310.60219
M. Jenkins24120.50323
K. Rudolph33913.01276
J. Simpson4328.00175
T. Gerhart155.0052
A. Peterson144.0042
D. Aromashodu000.0001
J. Carlson000.0002
Team1617410.913230
Houston Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLGTGTS
A. Johnson79713.901910
O. Daniels3279.00147
A. Foster2147.00113
G. Graham2147.00122
K. Walter11212.00123
J. Casey166.0061
D. Posey166.0066
B. Tate122.0021
Team181789.901933
Minnesota Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
C. Ponder110
A. Jefferson001
E. Griffen001
Team112
Houston Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
T. Yates210
A. Foster110
B. James001
Team321
Minnesota Defensive
 TACKLESMISC
 TOTSOLOSACKSTFLPDQB HTSTD
H. Smith7710110
A. Jefferson5500100
C. Greenway5401010
A. Winfield4401100
F. Evans3311010
J. Brinkley3300010
K. Williams3301100
E. Henderson3200000
J. Allen2222020
M. Asiata2100000
M. Raymond1100000
M. Sherels1100000
C. Cook1100000
L. Dean1100000
R. Ellison1100000
P. Loadholt1100000
T. McKenzie1100000
E. Griffen1101120
R. Blanton1000000
Team464247580
Houston Defensive
 TACKLESMISC
 TOTSOLOSACKSTFLPDQB HTSTD
G. Quin10903000
J. Joseph5500000
A. Smith5500010
D. Manning5400000
T. Dobbins5400110
B. James5300100
B. Reed4402000
K. Jackson4300200
J. Watt3312030
C. Barwin3200000
B. Harris3200000
R. Carmichael2200000
B. Braman2200000
D. Sharpton2200000
J. Nading2100000
S. Keo1100000
E. Mitchell1100000
E. Pleasant1100000
G. Graham1100000
D. Newton1100000
J. Crick1100000
D. Posey1100000
J. Casey1100000
W. Mercilus1000000
B. Ruud1000000
Team705917450
Minnesota Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
M. Sherels25427.0270
Team25427.0270
Houston Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
K. Martin48421.0240
Team48421.0240
Minnesota Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
M. Sherels6508.3190
Team6508.3190
Houston Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
K. Martin2168.0110
Team2168.0110
Minnesota Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
B. Walsh3/3100.0562/211
Team3/3100.0562/211
Houston Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
S. Graham2/2100.0510/06
Team2/2100.0510/06
Minnesota Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
C. Kluwe418245.50151
Team418245.50151
Houston Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
D. Jones735350.40265
Team735350.40265
Attendance: 71,688