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Minnesota Vikings at a glance 11.30.14

Minnesota Vikings

Coach: Mike Zimmer

Key Stats

5 Career interceptions returned for touchdowns by former Panthers cornerback Captain Munnerlyn, a Carolina record. Munnerlyn, who signed with Minnesota in March, has two picks this season.

20 Seasons Mike Zimmer spent as an NFL assistant coach before the Vikings hired him in January. Zimmer was a defensive coordinator for 14 years for Cincinnati, Atlanta and Dallas.

81 Career field-goal percentage (17 of 21) for Blair Walsh on kicks of 50 yards or longer, the highest percentage in NFL history among kickers with at least 20 attempts.

Starting Lineup


WR 84 Cordarrelle Patterson
LT 75 Matt Kalil
LG 74 Charlie Johnson
C 65 John Sullivan
RG 61 Joe Berger
RT 79 Mike Harris
TE 82 Kyle Rudolph
WR 15 Greg Jennings
QB 5 Teddy Bridgewater
FB 42 Jerome Felton
RB 44 Matt Asiata


LDE 96 Brian Robison
DT 75 Sharrif Floyd
NT 98 Linval Joseph
RDE 97 Everson Griffen
SLB 55 Anthony Barr
MLB 54 Jasper Brinkley
WLB 52 Chad Greenway
LCB 24 Captain Munnerlyn
RCB 29 Xavier Rhodes
SS 36 Robert Blanton
FS 22 Harrison Smith

Special Teams

K 3 Blair Walsh
P 18 Jeff Locke
LS 46 Cullen Loeffler
H 18 Jeff Locke
PR 35 Marcus Sherels
KOR 84 Cordarrelle Patterson


DOUBTFUL: RB Jerick McKinnon (low back). QUESTIONABLE: DT Sharrif Floyd (knee), TE Chase Ford (hamstring, foot). PROBABLE: RB Matt Asiata (concussion), LB Anthony Barr (knee), T Mike Harris (ankle), WR Greg Jennings (rib), T Matt Kalil (knee), WR Cordarrelle Patterson (knee), TE Kyle Rudolph (abdomen, groin), S Harrison Smith (shoulder, ankle), WR Jarius Wright (hamstring).


Opponent Result/Time TV
7 at St. Louis W 34-6
14 New England L 30-7
21 at New Orleans L 20-9
28 Atlanta W 41-28
2 at Green Bay L 42-10
12 Detroit L 17-3
19 at Buffalo L 17-16
26 at Tampa Bay W 19-13
2 Washington W 29-26
9 Bye
16 at Chicago L 21-13
23 Green Bay L 24-21
30 Carolina 1 p.m. FOX
7 N.Y. Jets 1 p.m.* CBS
14 at Detroit 1 p.m.* FOX
21 at Miami 1 p.m.* FOX
28 Chicago 1 p.m.* FOX

NOTE: * Time subject to change.