The Minnesota Vikings dominated the Los Angeles Rams, 42 to 21, on December 3, 1961.

Final

LA

Rams

3-9-0

21

MIN

Vikings

3-9-0

42

Team

LA

MIN

1

0

7

2

14

14

3

7

14

4

0

7

Total

21

42

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

LA

MIN

Vikings

Hugh McElhenny 17-yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Mike Mercer kick)

0

7

2nd quarter

LA

MIN

Vikings

Tommy Mason 1-yard run (Mike Mercer kick)

0

14

Rams

Ollie Matson 69-yard run (Danny Villanueva kick)

7

14

Vikings

Jerry Reichow 51-yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Mike Mercer kick)

7

21

Rams

Jim Phillips 10-yard pass from Zeke Bratkowski (Danny Villanueva kick)

14

21

3rd quarter

LA

MIN

Rams

Dick Bass 73-yard run (Danny Villanueva kick)

21

21

Vikings

Jerry Reichow 9-yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Mike Mercer kick)

21

28

Vikings

Ray Hayes 2-yard run (Mike Mercer kick)

21

35

4th quarter

LA

MIN

Vikings

Gordon Smith 12-yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Mike Mercer kick)

21

42