The Detroit Lions were decisively beaten by the Minnesota Vikings, 23 to 9, on October 7, 1973.

Final

MIN

Vikings

4-0-0

23

DET

Lions

1-2-1

9

Team

MIN

DET

1

14

3

2

6

3

3

0

3

4

3

0

Total

23

9

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

MIN

DET

Vikings

Ed Marinaro 12-yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Fred Cox kick)

7

0

Vikings

Ed Marinaro 8-yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Fred Cox kick)

14

0

Lions

Errol Mann 37-yard field goal

14

3

2nd quarter

MIN

DET

Lions

Errol Mann 15-yard field goal

14

6

Vikings

Fred Cox 38-yard field goal

17

6

Vikings

Fred Cox 37-yard field goal

20

6

3rd quarter

MIN

DET

Lions

Errol Mann 33-yard field goal

20

9

4th quarter

MIN

DET

Vikings

Fred Cox 27-yard field goal

23

9