GAMEDAY Open Thread/Live Blog: Lions Take on Vikings in Week 7 Matchup
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53 minutes Prior to Kickoff, NFL Referees are booed by Lions Fans in attendance at Ford Field.
15:00: Minnesota Vikings Win Coin Toss, Defer
12:46: Ruling of a Lions Fumble Is REVERSED. Last play ruled an incomplete pass. Prater FG attempt. 56 Yard attempt
12:43 FALSE START Penalty. Lions. S.Martin punts 33 yards to MIN 9
10:46: B.Colquitt punts 44 yards to DET 23. Lions take over possession on offense. RB Kerryon Johnson has 9 yards rushing on two attempts
8:04: M.Stafford pass short right to D.Amendola to MIN 17 for 11 yards. Penalty on MIN for def holding was declined
7:41: M.Stafford pass to M.Jones for 16 yards --TOUCHDOWN. Extra Point is good by Prater. 7-0 Lions. 7 plays, 77 yards, Time of possession- 3:03
5:23: K.Cousins pass deep left to A.Thielen for 25 yards, TOUCHDOWN. Extra Point is Good. Lions 7 Vikings 7
NFL History: Matthew Stafford is fastest QB to reach 40,000 Passing Yards
:17: M.Stafford pass short left to M.Jones for 3 yards, TOUCHDOWN. Extra Point is GOOD. Lions 14 Vikings 7
12:44: K.Cousins pass short left to O.Johnson for 1 yard, TOUCHDOWN. Extra Point is GOOD. Lions 14 Vikings 14
7:10: Both Kerryon Johnson and Darius are QUESTIONABLE to return with injuries. Johnson - left knee. Slay - hamstring
3:33: D.Cook left end for 8 yards, TOUCHDOWN Vikings. Extra Point Good. Vikings 21 Lions 14
:06: M.Stafford pass short right to M.Jones for 10 yards, TOUCHDOWN. Extra Point Good. Lions 21 Vikings 21
Halftime: Lions 21-Vikings 21
15:00: Vikings Ball to Start 3rd Quarter
9:08: K.Cousins pass short left to C.Ham for 5 yards, TOUCHDOWN. Vikings 28 Lions 21
3:26: M.Prater 46 yard field goal is GOOD. Vikings 28 Lions 24
End of 3Q -- Lions trail 28-24
12:52: 45-yard FG Attempt - Vikings. NO GOOD. Lions take over possession
8:52: Turnover on Downs. Lions fail to convert 4th and 2. Vikings Ball
5:46: K.Cousins pass short middle to K.Rudolph for 15 yards, TOUCHDOWN. D.Bailey extra point is GOOD. Vikings 35 Lions 24
3:10: M.Stafford pass short left to M.Jones for 2 yards, TOUCHDOWN. 2-pt conversion fails. Vikings 35 Lions 30
2:00: D.Cook up the middle for 4 yards, TOUCHDOWN. Extra Point is good. Vikings 42 Lions 30
Vikings 42 Lions 30 Final Score