A few statistical notes from Sunday’s win over the Steelers…
Adrian Petersonnow has 20 games with 2 rushing TDs. The Vikings are 14-6 in those games.
- Adrian Peterson has 20 runs of 50 yards and 13 runs of 60 yards in his career.
- Adrian Peterson has 81 rushing TDs since 2007, most in the NFL and 20 ahead of Michael Turner.
- Adrian Peterson has 12 TD runs of 60 yards, most of any player since 1940 (Jim Brown 2nd with 9).
Jared Allenranks 2nd for most sacks by a player in his first 10 seasons with 119.5.
- With 12 FGs of 50 yards,
Blair Walshhas broken Ryan Longwell’s record for 50-yard FGs as a Viking. Walsh is also 12 for 12 from 50 . Greg Jenningshas 7 career 70 yard receptions, 2nd behind only Jerry Rice’s 9 since the merger. Jerome Simpsonhad 100 yards receiving for the 2nd time this season and the 7th time in his career. Chad Greenwaylogged his first game with both an interception and a sack.