The Detroit Lions were easily defeated by the Minnesota Vikings, 34 to 10, on September 24, 1972.

Final

MIN

Vikings

1-1-0

34

DET

Lions

1-1-0

10

Team

MIN

DET

1

3

3

2

14

0

3

17

0

4

0

7

Total

34

10

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

MIN

DET

Lions

Errol Mann 36-yard field goal

0

3

Vikings

Fred Cox 35-yard field goal

3

3

2nd quarter

MIN

DET

Vikings

Dave Osborn 14-yard run (Fred Cox kick)

10

3

Vikings

John Gilliam 40-yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Fred Cox kick)

17

3

3rd quarter

MIN

DET

Vikings

Fred Cox 37-yard field goal

20

3

Vikings

Dave Osborn 1-yard run (Fred Cox kick)

27

3

Vikings

Dave Osborn 13-yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Fred Cox kick)

34

3

4th quarter

MIN

DET

Lions

Altie Taylor 3-yard run (Errol Mann kick)

34

10