The Minnesota Vikings emerged victorious over the Detroit Lions, 24 to 17, on October 8, 1989.

Final

DET

Lions

0-5-0

17

MIN

Vikings

3-2-0

24

Team

DET

MIN

1

7

0

2

3

24

3

0

0

4

7

0

Total

17

24

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

DET

MIN

Lions

Eric Hipple 1-yard run (Eddie Murray kick)

7

0

2nd quarter

DET

MIN

Vikings

Rich Karlis 22-yard field goal

7

3

Vikings

Mike Merriweather 15-yard interception return (Rich Karlis kick)

7

10

Vikings

Issiac Holt 90-yard interception return (Rich Karlis kick)

7

17

Vikings

Brent Novoselsky 2-yard pass from Tommy Kramer (Rich Karlis kick)

7

24

Lions

Eddie Murray 50-yard field goal

10

24

4th quarter

DET

MIN

Lions

Bob Gagliano 1-yard run (Eddie Murray kick)

17

24