The Minnesota Vikings decisively defeated the St. Louis Cardinals, 30 to 14, in the 1974 NFC divisional game on December 21, 1974.

Final

STL

14

MIN

Vikings

1-0-0

30

Team

STL

MIN

1

0

0

2

7

7

3

0

16

4

7

7

Total

14

30

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

2nd quarter

STL

MIN

Cardinals

Earl Thomas 13-yard pass from Jim Hart (Jim Bakken kick)

7

0

Vikings

John Gilliam 16-yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Fred Cox kick)

7

7

3rd quarter

STL

MIN

Vikings

Fred Cox 37-yard field goal

7

10

Vikings

Nate Wright 20-yard fumble return (Fred Cox kick)

7

17

Vikings

John Gilliam 38-yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (kick failed)

7

23

4th quarter

STL

MIN

Vikings

Chuck Foreman 4-yard run (Fred Cox kick)

7

30

Cardinals

Terry Metcalf 11-yard run (Jim Bakken kick)

14

30