GAMEDAY Open Thread/Live Blog: Lions Take on Vikings in Week 14 Matchup

John Maakaron

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Injury Report

First Quarter

15:00: Minnesota won the coin toss & elected to defer. Lions football to start Week 14 action. 

14:53: First two passes from QB Blough were batted down. On 3rd down, Blough dropped back and was SACKED. Lion to punt. Vikings to take over for their first offensive possession. 56-yard punt by Lions 

12:01: Darius Slay breaks up the pass from K. Cousins. Vikings to punt to Lions. B.Colquitt punts 30 yards to Lions 15 yard-line. Lions to start their second offensive possession. 

10:41: On third down, D.Blough pass incomplete short left to M.Jones Jr. Second straight 3-and-out for Lions to start the game. Lions to punt. Vikings to take over possession. Lions 0, Vikings 0

8:10: D.Cook right tackle to DET 46 for 5 yards. Jarrad Davis was injured during the play. LB Davis is out of the game. Darius Slay has returned after he missed some game action. 

5:52: K.Cousins play action, pass short right to O.Johnson for 9 yards, TOUCHDOWN. Extra Point is GOOD. Vikings 7, Lions 0

End of First Quarter. Vikings 7, Lions 0

Second Quarter

C.Ham up the middle to DET 4 for no gain. C.Jones w/ the tackle. Vikings will go for it on 4th down. On 4th down, PENALTY Vikings. FG Unit on the field. 27-yard attempt is GOOD. Vikings 10, Lions 0

1:24: Lions are currently driving. In the red zone. Current drive: 11 plays, 57-yards. Time of possession - 3:17. The Last Lions offensive play is under review. 

:25: Dalvin Cook. 3-yard Touchdown. Vikings 17, Lions 0

HALFTIME SCORE - Vikings 17-Lions 0. Vikings to start the second half with possession. 

Third Quarter

4:33: D.Blough pass deep middle intended for K.Golladay INTERCEPTED by H.Smith. Vikings ball at their 36-yard line.

End of third quarter - Vikings 17, Lions 0

Fourth Quarter

15:00: D.Bailey 50 yard field goal is GOOD. Vikings 20, Lions 0

2:14: D.Blough pass short left to K.Golladay for 10 yards, TOUCHDOWN. M.Prater extra point is GOOD. Onside Kick Attempt. NO GOOD. 

Vikings 20 Lions 7


Vikings 20, Lions 7. Lions fall to 3-9-1. Face Tampa Bay Next Week at Ford Field.