Final

Vikings 30

(2-3, 1-2 away)

Saints 27

(2-3, 2-1 home)

Coverage: ESPN/WatchESPN

8:30 PM ET, October 6, 2008

Mercedes-Benz Superdome, New Orleans, LA 

1 2 3 4 T
MIN 10 10 0 1030
NO 10 0 7 1027

Top Performers

Passing: D. Brees (NO) - 330 YDS, 1 TD, 2 INT

Rushing: A. Peterson (MIN) - 21 CAR, 32 YDS

Receiving: B. Berrian (MIN) - 6 REC, 110 YDS, 1 TD

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERMINNO
TD11:09Devery Henderson 17 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (Martin Gramatica Kick) 07
TD06:20Antoine Winfield 59 Yd Return Of Blocked Field Goal (Ryan Longwell Kick) 77
FG02:58Martin Gramatica 35 Yd 710
FG00:53Ryan Longwell 53 Yd 1010
SECOND QUARTERMINNO
TD13:19Visanthe Shiancoe 4 Yd Pass From Chester Taylor (Ryan Longwell Kick) 1710
FG00:04Ryan Longwell 33 Yd 2010
THIRD QUARTERMINNO
TD01:46Reggie Bush 71 Yd Punt Return (Martin Gramatica Kick) 2017
FOURTH QUARTERMINNO
FG13:20Martin Gramatica 53 Yd 2020
TD11:36Reggie Bush 64 Yd Punt Return (Martin Gramatica Kick) 2027
TD07:10Bernard Berrian 33 Yd Pass From Gus Frerotte (Ryan Longwell Kick) 2727
FG00:13Ryan Longwell 30 Yd 3027

Team Stat Comparison

 
Minnesota
New Orleans
1st Downs1617
3rd down efficiency
5-157-15
4th down efficiency
0-01-1
Total Yards270375
Yards per play4.25.4
Total Drives10
Passing226320
Comp-Att
20-3726-46
Yards per pass
6.17.0
Interceptions thrown
02
Sacks-Yards Lost
1-01-10
Rushing4455
Rushing Attempts
2622
Yards per rush
1.72.5
Penalties7-6011-102
Turnovers04
Fumbles lost
02
Interceptions thrown
02
Possession27:5132:09
MIN Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBR
G. Frerotte19/362226.2101-068.6
C. Taylor1/144.0100-0100.0
Team20/372266.1201-0--
NO Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBR
D. Brees26/463307.2121-1046.4
Team26/463207.0121-10--
Minnesota Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
A. Peterson21321.507
C. Taylor382.705
G. Frerotte242.005
Team26441.707
New Orleans Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
R. Bush12292.4010
D. McAllister6132.206
D. Henderson177.007
D. Brees362.006
Team22552.5010
Minnesota Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
B. Berrian611018.3136
B. Wade8648.0017
V. Shiancoe2168.0112
C. Taylor2147.009
A. Allison11313.0013
A. Peterson199.009
Team2022611.3236
New Orleans Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
D. Henderson410426.0152
R. Bush7649.1021
B. Miller46115.3041
M. Campbell33913.0022
L. Moore5316.2012
R. Meachem23115.5021
A. Stecker100.000
Team2633012.7152
Minnesota Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
G. Frerotte100
A. Winfield001
T. Johnson001
Team102
New Orleans Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
D. Brees310
R. Bush210
Team520
Minnesota Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
B. Leber110
T. Johnson100
Team210
New Orleans Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
Team000
Minnesota Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
M. Hicks49323.327
C. Taylor12424.024
Team511723.427
New Orleans Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
P. Thomas516833.656
A. Stecker2105.010
Team717825.456
Minnesota Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
Team000.00
New Orleans Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
R. Bush517635.271
Team517635.271
Minnesota Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
R. Longwell3/3100.0533/312
Team3/3100.0533/312
New Orleans Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
M. Gramatica2/450.0533/39
Team2/450.0533/39
Minnesota Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
C. Kluwe730343.31352
Team730343.31352
New Orleans Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
S. Weatherford28643.00045
Team28643.00045
Attendance: 70,015