away Minnesota
Vikings
(5-10)
1:00 PM EST
December 16, 2012
36-22
home St. Louis
Rams
(7-9)
Final 1 2 3 4 T
Vikings 7 23 3 3 36
Rams 0 7 0 15 22
Game Tracker

Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
TD 7:07 Christian Ponder 5 Yd run (Blair Walsh kick)
2nd Quarter
TD 12:39 Brian Quick 4 Yd pass from Sam Bradford (Greg Zuerlein kick)
TD 12:21 Adrian Peterson 82 Yd run (Blair Walsh kick)
FG 9:11 Blair Walsh 50 Yd
TD 8:25 Everson Griffen 29 Yd interception return (Blair Walsh kick)
FG 3:11 Blair Walsh 38 Yd
FG 0:00 Blair Walsh 42 Yd
3rd Quarter
FG 5:56 Blair Walsh 53 Yd
4th Quarter
TD 13:39 Danny Amendola 6 Yd pass from Sam Bradford (Greg Zuerlein kick)
TD 7:48 Lance Kendricks 6 Yd pass from Sam Bradford (Danny Amendola 2pt Pass from Sam Bradford)
FG 5:31 Blair Walsh 51 Yd
Passing Statistics
St. Louis
Player Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack Yds/L TD Int QBRat
Sam Bradford 35 55 377 63.6 6.9 4 32 3 1 94.3
Minnesota
Player Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack Yds/L TD Int QBRat
Christian Ponder 17 24 131 70.8 5.5 2 22 0 0 83.9
Rushing Statistics
Minnesota
Player Rush Yds Avg Lng TD Fuml
Adrian Peterson 24 212 8.8 82 1 0
Christian Ponder 4 6 1.5 5 1 0
Toby Gerhart 5 -5 -1.0 2 0 0
St. Louis
Player Rush Yds Avg Lng TD Fuml
Steven Jackson 13 73 5.6 15 0 0
Sam Bradford 2 9 4.5 9 0 0
Daryl Richardson 3 5 1.7 3 0 0
Receiving Statistics
St. Louis
Player Rec Yds Avg Lng TD Fuml
Brandon Gibson 6 76 12.7 18 0 0
Steven Jackson 8 73 9.1 18 0 0
Danny Amendola 6 58 9.7 26 1 0
Austin Pettis 5 55 11.0 23 0 0
Lance Kendricks 3 35 11.7 16 1 0
Daryl Richardson 3 25 8.3 13 0 0
Chris Givens 1 22 22.0 22 0 0
Cory Harkey 1 21 21.0 21 0 0
Brian Quick 2 12 6.0 8 1 0
Minnesota
Player Rec Yds Avg Lng TD Fuml
Jerome Simpson 4 27 6.8 13 0 0
Kyle Rudolph 3 22 7.3 14 0 0
Stephen Burton 3 22 7.3 13 0 0
Toby Gerhart 2 21 10.5 12 0 0
John Carlson 3 17 5.7 14 0 0
Jarius Wright 1 11 11.0 11 0 0
Michael Jenkins 1 11 11.0 11 0 0
Kicking Statistics
Minnesota
Player XPM XPA FGM FGA Lng Pct Pts
Blair Walsh 3 3 5 5 53 1 18
St. Louis
Player XPM XPA FGM FGA Lng Pct Pts
Greg Zuerlein 2 2 0 1 0 2
Kick Returns
St. Louis
Player KR Yds Avg Lng TD
Chris Givens 2 29 14.5 19 0
Minnesota
Player KR Yds Avg Lng TD
Marcus Sherels 1 24 24.0 24 0
Punting Statistics
Minnesota
Player Punts Yds Avg Lng Blk In20 TB
Chris Kluwe 4 182 45.5 50 0 2 0
St. Louis
Player Punts Yds Avg Lng Blk In20 TB
Johnny Hekker 4 164 41.0 55 0 1 0
Punt Returns
Minnesota
Player PR Yds Avg Lng TD
Marcus Sherels 1 15 15.0 15 0
St. Louis
Player PR Yds Avg Lng TD
Danny Amendola 3 13 4.3 17 0
Defense Statistics
Minnesota
Player Tack Ast Sack Int FFum FumR PD
Chad Greenway 13 1 1.0 0 0 0 0
Harrison Smith 8 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Josh Robinson 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
A.J. Jefferson 5 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Jamarca Sanford 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Antoine Winfield 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 1
Jasper Brinkley 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Christian Ballard 3 0 1.0 0 0 0 0
Erin Henderson 2 0 1.0 0 0 0 0
Jared Allen 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Letroy Guion 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 1
Everson Griffen 1 0 0.0 1 0 0 1
Brian Robison 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0
Marcus Sherels 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 1
Robert Blanton 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Cullen Loeffler 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Marvin Mitchell 0 0 0.0 0 1 0 0
Matt Asiata 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Kevin Williams 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 1
St. Louis
Player Tack Ast Sack Int FFum FumR PD
Janoris Jenkins 8 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
James Laurinaitis 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Jo-Lonn Dunbar 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Cortland Finnegan 6 0 0.0 0 1 0 0
Quintin Mikell 4 0 1.0 0 1 0 0
Craig Dahl 4 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
William Hayes 4 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Kendall Langford 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Eugene Sims 2 0 1.0 0 0 0 0
Chris Long 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Rocky McIntosh 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Robert Quinn 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Mario Haggan 1 0 0.0 0 0 1 0
Michael Brockers 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Trumaine Johnson 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 1
Barry Richardson 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Justin Cole 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Team Statistics
St. Louis Minnesota
First Downs 29 18
Passing 23 9
Rushing 4 8
Penalty 2 1
Third Down Efficiency 3-13 2-11
Fourth Down Efficiency 1-3 1-1
Total Net Yards 432 322
Total Plays 77 59
Average Gain Per Play 5.6 5.5
Net Yards Rushing 4.8 6.5
Rushes 18 33
Average Per Rush 4.8 6.5
Net Yards Passing 345 109
Completions-Attempts 55 24
Yards Per Pass Play 5.8 4.2
Times Sacked 4 2
Yards Lost to Sacks 32 22
Had Intercepted 1 0
Punts 4 4
Average Punt 41.0 45.5
Penalties 8 3
Penalty Yards 47 49
Fumbles 2 2
Fumbles Lost 1 0