Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
National Football League
BOXSCORE | RECAP
Minnesota 37, Detroit 35
Sunday, January 3, 2021 1:00 PM
When: 1:00 PM ET, Sunday, January 3, 2021
Where: Ford Field, Detroit, Michigan
Temperature: Dome
Head Official: Adrian Hill
Attendance: 0
Final Scoring Summary
 
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Minnesota 71410637
Detroit 61013635
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 4:45
Detroit TD Detroit 6 - Minnesota 0
Marvin Jones Jr. 43 yd. pass from Matthew Stafford (kick failed)
1st Quarter - 0:34
Minnesota TD Detroit 6 - Minnesota 7
Alexander Mattison 28 yd. pass from Kirk Cousins (Dan Bailey kick)
2nd Quarter - 13:19
Detroit TD Detroit 13 - Minnesota 7
Quintez Cephus 20 yd. pass from Matthew Stafford (Matt Prater kick)
2nd Quarter - 8:51
Minnesota TD Detroit 13 - Minnesota 14
Ameer Abdullah 4 yd. pass from Kirk Cousins (Dan Bailey kick)
2nd Quarter - 7:13
Detroit FG Detroit 16 - Minnesota 14
Matt Prater 54 yd. field goal
2nd Quarter - 0:04
Minnesota TD Detroit 16 - Minnesota 21
Chad Beebe 40 yd. pass from Kirk Cousins (Dan Bailey kick)
3rd Quarter - 14:09
Detroit TD Detroit 23 - Minnesota 21
Marvin Jones Jr. 26 yd. pass from Matthew Stafford (Matt Prater kick)
3rd Quarter - 11:35
Minnesota TD Detroit 23 - Minnesota 28
Alexander Mattison 2 yd. run (Dan Bailey kick)
3rd Quarter - 7:55
Minnesota FG Detroit 23 - Minnesota 31
Dan Bailey 23 yd. field goal
3rd Quarter - 3:02
Detroit TD Detroit 29 - Minnesota 31
Adrian Peterson 2 yd. run (pass failed)
4th Quarter - 10:32
Minnesota TD Detroit 29 - Minnesota 37
Kirk Cousins 1 yd. run (kick failed)
4th Quarter - 4:26
Detroit TD Detroit 35 - Minnesota 37
D'Andre Swift 2 yd. run (pass failed)
TEAMS
Team Stats
  Minnesota Detroit
1st Downs 31 21
Rushing 8 9
Passing 20 12
Penalty 3 0
3rd Down Conversions 4-13 5-10
4th Down Conversions 2-2 1-1
Punts-Average 3-45.7 2-50.5
Return Yards 136 131
Punts-Returns 2-20 2-22
Kickoffs-Returns 4-107 3-109
Int-Returns 1-9 0-0
Penalties-Yards 4-35 7-51
Fumbles-Lost 2-0 1-1
Time of Possession 35:13 24:47
Total Net Yards 508 417
Total Plays 74 54
Average Gain 6.9 7.7
Net Yards Rushing 125 129
Rushes 31 22
Average/Rush 4.0 5.9
Net Yards Passing 383 288
Comp-Att 28-40 20-31
Yards/Pass 8.9 9.0
Sacked-Yards Lost 3-22 1-5
Had Intercepted 0 1
Touchdowns 5 5
Rushing 2 2
Passing 3 3
Other 0 0
Extra Points 4-5 2-5
Field Goals 1-2 1-1
Red Zone Efficiency 3-6-50% 2-2-100%
Goal To Go Efficiency 3-5-60% 2-2-100%
Safeties 0 0
PLAYER STATS
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
K. Cousins 28/40 405 3 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD LG
A. Mattison 21 95 4.5 1 20
M. Boone 5 29 5.8 0 19
K. Cousins 5 1 0.2 1 4
Receiving
  TAR REC YDS AVG TD LG
J. Jefferson 12 9 133 14.8 0 38
A. Thielen 5 4 57 14.2 0 20
A. Mattison 3 3 50 16.7 1 28
C. Ham 3 2 44 22.0 0 30
C. Beebe 3 2 44 22.0 1 40
T. Conklin 6 3 40 13.3 0 19
I. Smith Jr. 3 2 30 15.0 0 25
A. Abdullah 3 3 7 2.3 1 6
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
H. Smith 1 9 0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
H. Mata'afa 1.0 5.0
Tackles
  Tk Ast
A. Harris 7 1
H. Smith 7 2
E. Wilson 4 3
J. Gladney 3 0
T. Davis 2 1
D. Wonnum 2 1
C. Tankersley 1 0
H. Mata'afa 1 0
D. Mabin 1 1
H. Hand 1 1
T. Dye 1 3
Fumbles
  NO.
T. Conklin 1
J. Jefferson 1
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
M. Stafford 20/31 293 3 1
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD LG
A. Peterson 7 63 9.0 1 38
D. Swift 12 54 4.5 1 13
M. Stafford 2 9 4.5 0 5
M. Sanu Sr. 1 3 3.0 0 3
Receiving
  TAR REC YDS AVG TD LG
M. Jones Jr. 11 8 180 22.5 2 43
Q. Cephus 3 2 51 25.5 1 31
T. Hockenson 3 3 25 8.3 0 15
D. Swift 3 3 16 5.3 0 18
M. Sanu Sr. 6 2 13 6.5 0 7
D. Amendola 2 1 6 6.0 0 6
J. James 1 1 2 2.0 0 2
K. Johnson 1 0 0 0 0 0
H. Bryant 1 0 0 0 0 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
No interceptions
Sacks
  NO. YDS
K. Strong 1.0 9.0
T. Walker 1.0 7.0
R. Okwara 1.0 6.0
Fumbles
  NO.
J. Agnew 1