The Minnesota Vikings decisively defeated the Detroit Lions, 34 to 19, on September 13, 1987.

Final

DET

Lions

0-1-0

19

MIN

Vikings

1-0-0

34

Team

DET

MIN

1

6

0

2

10

10

3

3

21

4

0

3

Total

19

34

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

DET

MIN

Lions

Eddie Murray 26-yard field goal

3

0

Lions

Eddie Murray 27-yard field goal

6

0

2nd quarter

DET

MIN

Vikings

Chuck Nelson 27-yard field goal

6

3

Lions

Eddie Murray 24-yard field goal

9

3

Lions

Pete Mandley 5-yard pass from Chuck Long (Eddie Murray kick)

16

3

Vikings

D.J. Dozier 2-yard pass from Wade Wilson (Chuck Nelson kick)

16

10

3rd quarter

DET

MIN

Lions

Eddie Murray 34-yard field goal

19

10

Vikings

Anthony Carter 73-yard pass from Wade Wilson (Chuck Nelson kick)

19

17

Vikings

D.J. Dozier 1-yard run (Chuck Nelson kick)

19

24

Vikings

Leo Lewis 24-yard pass from Wade Wilson (Chuck Nelson kick)

19

31

4th quarter

DET

MIN

Vikings

Chuck Nelson 22-yard field goal

19

34