The Detroit Lions fell to the Minnesota Vikings, 30 to 21, on December 17, 1977.

Final

MIN

Vikings

9-5-0

30

DET

Lions

6-8-0

21

Team

MIN

DET

1

7

7

2

10

0

3

13

7

4

0

7

Total

30

21

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

MIN

DET

Lions

David Hill 20-yard pass from Gary Danielson (Steve Mike-Mayer kick)

0

7

Vikings

Chuck Foreman 1-yard run (Fred Cox kick)

7

7

2nd quarter

MIN

DET

Vikings

Fred Cox 26-yard field goal

10

7

Vikings

Ahmad Rashad 48-yard pass from Bob Lee (Fred Cox kick)

17

7

3rd quarter

MIN

DET

Vikings

Sammy White 29-yard pass from Bob Lee (Fred Cox kick)

24

7

Lions

Eddie Payton 98-yard kickoff return (Steve Mike-Mayer kick)

24

14

Vikings

Chuck Foreman 5-yard run (kick failed)

30

14

4th quarter

MIN

DET

Lions

Eddie Payton 87-yard punt return (Steve Mike-Mayer kick)

30

21