The Minnesota Vikings dominated the Chicago Bears, 37 to 13, on September 17, 1961.

Final

CHI

Bears

0-1-0

13

MIN

Vikings

1-0-0

37

Team

CHI

MIN

1

0

3

2

6

7

3

0

14

4

7

13

Total

13

37

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

CHI

MIN

Vikings

Mike Mercer 12-yard field goal

0

3

2nd quarter

CHI

MIN

Vikings

Bob Schnelker 14-yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Mike Mercer kick)

0

10

Bears

Rick Casares 3-yard run (kick failed)

6

10

3rd quarter

CHI

MIN

Vikings

Jerry Reichow 29-yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Mike Mercer kick)

6

17

Vikings

Hugh McElhenny 2-yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Mike Mercer kick)

6

24

4th quarter

CHI

MIN

Vikings

Fran Tarkenton 2-yard run (Mike Mercer kick)

6

31

Vikings

Dave Middleton 2-yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (kick failed)

6

37

Bears

Willie Galimore 10-yard pass from Billy Wade (Roger LeClerc kick)

13

37