The Minnesota Vikings were easily defeated by the New Orleans Saints, 42 to 20, on December 18, 2011.

Final

NO

Saints

11-3-0

42

MIN

Vikings

2-12-0

20

Team

NO

MIN

1

7

3

2

14

10

3

14

0

4

7

7

Total

42

20

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

NO

MIN

Vikings

Ryan Longwell 44-yard field goal

0

3

Saints

Lance Moore 5-yard pass from Drew Brees (John Kasay kick)

7

3

2nd quarter

NO

MIN

Vikings

Ryan Longwell 49-yard field goal

7

6

Saints

Jimmy Graham 1-yard pass from Drew Brees (John Kasay kick)

14

6

Vikings

Toby Gerhart 10-yard pass from Christian Ponder (Ryan Longwell kick)

14

13

Saints

Darren Sproles 13-yard pass from Drew Brees (John Kasay kick)

21

13

3rd quarter

NO

MIN

Saints

John Gilmore 2-yard pass from Drew Brees (John Kasay kick)

28

13

Saints

Lance Moore 47-yard pass from Drew Brees (John Kasay kick)

35

13

4th quarter

NO

MIN

Saints

Pierre Thomas 1-yard run (John Kasay kick)

42

13

Vikings

Toby Gerhart 16-yard pass from Christian Ponder (Ryan Longwell kick)

42

20