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Danny Amendola cant catch the pass broken up by Harrison Smith
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December 09, 2019 - 4:38 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Vikings' long-dominant defense had been slipping for the past several weeks, a proud and seasoned group that needed to get its edge back. On Sunday, the Vikings gave hardly any ground against the sputtering Detroit Lions. Danielle Hunter had three of Minnesota's five sacks to...
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A pass by Kirk Cousins
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October 21, 2019 - 5:00 am
DETROIT (AP) - The Vikings were so confident in Kirk Cousins they called for a deep pass, instead of a more conservative run, to seal a victory against the Detroit Lions. He validated the gutsy decision. Cousins connected with Stefon Diggs on a 66-yard pass from deep in his territory with two-plus...
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October 15, 2019 - 8:48 am
It took Mason Crosby 13 seasons to perform his first Lambeau Leap. The 35-year-old kicker nailed a 23-yard field goal as time expired and jumped into the crowd with a boost from long snapper Hunter Bradley after he finished off a rally for the Green Bay Packers, who benefited from some questionable...
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Da Bears
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November 12, 2018 - 6:06 am
CHICAGO (AP) - Mitchell Trubisky threw for 355 yards and three touchdowns, and the NFC North-leading Chicago Bears beat the Detroit Lions 34-22 to snap a 10-game losing streak against division opponents on Sunday. The Bears (6-3), who host the Vikings on Sunday night, had dropped nine of 10 against...
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Vikings defense sets the tone against Lions
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November 05, 2018 - 4:42 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Vikings turned their defensive line loose on Matthew Stafford in a dominant performance that would have made the old Purple People Eaters proud. This unstoppable pass rush was led, predictably, by Danielle Hunter. Hunter had 3 1/2 of Minnesota's franchise-record 10 sacks plus...
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November 02, 2018 - 7:36 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - When Kirk Cousins and his family moved from Illinois to Michigan, his allegiance to the Bears was well-established. Leaving Chicagoland, Cousins wondered aloud to his dad whether they'd be required to become fans of the Lions and the other Detroit-area teams. "He said, `Kirk, you...
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