The Minnesota Vikings emerged victorious over the Detroit Lions, 31 to 23, on November 7, 1976.

Final

DET

Lions

4-5-0

23

MIN

Vikings

7-1-1

31

Team

DET

MIN

1

3

7

2

6

3

3

7

7

4

7

14

Total

23

31

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

DET

MIN

Lions

Benny Ricardo 22-yard field goal

3

0

Vikings

Sammy White 24-yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Fred Cox kick)

3

7

2nd quarter

DET

MIN

Lions

Lawrence Gaines 1-yard run (kick failed)

9

7

Vikings

Fred Cox 39-yard field goal

9

10

3rd quarter

DET

MIN

Vikings

Chuck Foreman 2-yard run (Fred Cox kick)

9

17

Lions

Lawrence Gaines 1-yard run (Benny Ricardo kick)

16

17

4th quarter

DET

MIN

Vikings

Chuck Foreman 1-yard run (Fred Cox kick)

16

24

Lions

Larry Walton 26-yard pass from Greg Landry (Benny Ricardo kick)

23

24

Vikings

Sammy White 37-yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Fred Cox kick)

23

31