Vikings at Redskins Week Six Capsule

MINNESOTA VIKINGS (4-1) AT WASHINGTON REDSKINS (2-3)

SERIES

VIKINGS REDSKINS
SERIES LEADER Series tied, 8-8  
STREAKS 5 of past 7  
COACHES VS. OPP. Frazier: 2-0 Shanahan: 3-4
LAST WEEK W 30-7 vs. Titans L 24-17 vs. Falcons
LAST GAME 12/24/11: Vikings 33 at Redskins 26. Minnesota QB Joe Webb passes for 2 TDs & RB Toby Gerhart adds 109 rushing yards as Vikings defeat Washington.
LAST GAME AT SITE 12/24/11
BROADCAST FOX (4:25 PM ET): Dick Stockton, John Lynch, Jennifer Hale (Field reporter). SIRIUS: 93 (Min.), 128 (Was.). XM: 235 (Was.). 

STATS

PASSING Ponder: 109-158-1,082-6-2-95.5 Griffin III (R): 96-139-1,161-4-1-101.0 (3C)
RUSHING Peterson: 96-420-4.4-2 Morris (R): 100-491 (2C)-4.9-4 (T1C)
RECEIVING Harvin: 38 (T2L)-407-10.7-1 F. Davis (TE): 20-266-13.3-0
OFFENSE 344.0 400.6
TAKE/GIVE +1 +7 (3C)
DEFENSE 304.2 416.4
SACKS J. Allen, Griffen: 3 Kerrigan: 3.5
INTs Robinson, Winfield: 1 6 tied: 1
PUNTING Kluwe: 46.0 Rocca: 45.3
KICKING Walsh (R): 48 (3L) (12/12 PAT; 12/13 FG) Cundiff: 38 (17/17 PAT; 7/12 FG)

NOTES

VIKINGS: QB CHRISTIAN PONDER ranks 2nd in NFL with 69.0 comp. pct. Aims for 4th win in row as starter…Since entering NFL in 2007, RB ADRIAN PETERSON leads league with 7,172 rush yards & 66 rush TDs. Aims for 3rd in row at Was. with rush TD. RB TOBY GERHART rushed for career-high 109 yards in last game vs. Was…WR-KR PERCY HARVIN & HOFer GALE SAYERS are only players in NFL history with 20+ scrimmage TDs & 5 KR-TDs in 1st 4 seasons. Harvin had rush & rec. TD last week, finishing with 8 catches for 108 yards. Had TD catch in last meeting. Ties for 2nd in NFL with 38 receptions. Since Ponder’s 1st start (10/23/11), Harvin has 100 receptions, 2nd most in NFL. TE KYLE RUDOLPH had 17-yard TD catch in last meeting. Had TD last week…DE JARED ALLEN has 35 sacks in past 30, incl. 23.5 in past 19. Since entering NFL in 2004, Allen has NFL-best 108 sacks. Aims for 4th in row vs. Was. with sack. In past 3 meetings, has 5 sacks, 2 FFs & 2 FRs. LB CHAD GREENWAY had 16 tackles in last meeting. S MISTRAL RAYMOND had 1st career INT in last game vs. Was. DT KEVIN WILLIAMS had sack in last meeting…REDSKINS: Rookie QB ROBERT GRIFFIN III leads NFL with 69.1 comp. pct. & ranks 2nd with 8.35 avg. gain. Leads NFL rookies with 101 rating. Is 1st among NFL QBs with 241 rush yards & 4 TDs. His 4 rush TDs are tied for 2nd by any player…RB ALFRED MORRIS leads NFL rookies with 491 rush yards & ties for 2nd among all players with 4 rush TDs. Redskins are only team with 2 players (Griffin, Morris) with 4+ rush TDs. Morris aims for 3rd in row with 100+ rush yards…TE FRED DAVIS had TD catch in his last game vs. Min. Is only TE in NFC to lead club in both catches (20) & rec. yards (266). WR PIERRE GARCON avg. 19.1 yards per catch. WR SANTANA MOSS aims for 6th in row vs. Min. with 3+ catches. Had 77-yard TD last week, longest rec. TD for Moss since 10/16/05 (78 yards). WR LEONARD HANKERSON has 50+ rec. yards in 3 of past 4…LB RYAN KERRIGAN had 28-yard INT-TD last week, 2nd career INT & both have been returned for TDs. LB LONDON FLETCHER had 16 tackles in last meeting. CB DE ANGELO HALL has 2 INTs in 4 career meetings.

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

Enjoyed this post?
Subscribe to Vikings Gab via RSS Feed or E-mail and receive daily news updates from us!

Submit to Digg  Stumble This Story  Share on Twitter  Post on Facebook  Post on MySpace  Add to del.icio.us  Bark It Up  Submit to Reddit  Fave on Technorati

One Response to “Vikings at Redskins Week Six Capsule”

  1. [...] notes and nuggets about the upcoming [...]

Leave a Reply

Notify me of followup comments via e-mail.