Minnesota Vikings vs. Houston Texans Play By Play

First Quarter
Houston Texans at 15:00
K.Brown kicks 70 yards from HST 30 to MIN 0. P.Harvin to MIN 25 for 25 yards (G.Martinez).
Minnesota Vikings at 14:53
1-10-MIN25(14:53) A.Peterson up the middle for 75 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
R.Longwell extra point is GOOD, Center-C.Loeffler, Holder-C.Kluwe.
MIN 7   HOU 0,   Plays: 1   Yards: 75   Possession: 0:18.
 
Minnesota Vikings at 14:42
R.Longwell kicks 67 yards from MIN 30 to HST 3. A.Davis to HST 27 for 24 yards (K.Paymah, K.Onatolu).
Houston Texans at 14:35
1-10-HOU27(14:35) S.Slaton right tackle to HST 28 for 1 yard (A.Winfield, P.Williams).
2-9-HOU28(14:21) S.Slaton left guard to HST 32 for 4 yards (C.Greenway).
3-5-HOU32(13:51) M.Schaub sacked at HST 32 for 0 yards (J.Allen).
4-5-HOU32(13:19) M.Turk punts 55 yards to MIN 13, Center-C.Harris. J.Johnson to MIN 31 for 18 yards (K.Bentley, N.Ferguson).
Minnesota Vikings at 13:05
1-10-MIN31(13:05) B.Favre pass short middle to A.Peterson to MIN 39 for 8 yards (Z.Diles).
2-2-MIN39(12:22) (Shotgun) B.Favre pass short middle to V.Shiancoe to HST 42 for 19 yards (D.Barber).
1-10-HOU42(11:41) A.Peterson left guard to HST 44 for -2 yards (D.Ryans).
2-12-HOU44(11:04) B.Favre pass incomplete deep middle to B.Wade (F.Bennett).
PENALTY on HST-A.Smith, Defensive Offside, 5 yards, enforced at HST 44 - No Play.
2-7-HOU39(10:56) A.Peterson right end to HST 34 for 5 yards (A.Okoye). (Wildcat formation where 12 Harvin lined up as quarteback)
3-2-HOU34(10:16) B.Favre sacked at HST 40 for -6 yards (M.Williams).
4-8-HOU40(9:44) C.Kluwe punts 30 yards to HST 10, Center-C.Loeffler, fair catch by J.Jones.
PENALTY on MIN-C.Greenway, Ineligible Downfield Kick, 5 yards, enforced at HST 10.
Houston Texans at 09:36
1-10-HOU15(9:36) S.Slaton up the middle to HST 15 for no gain (R.Edwards).
2-10-HOU15(9:02) M.Schaub pass short right to O.Daniels to HST 22 for 7 yards (C.Greenway, A.Winfield).
3-3-HOU22(8:14) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass short middle to A.Johnson to HST 31 for 9 yards (J.Allen).
1-10-HOU31(7:33) M.Schaub pass incomplete short middle to O.Daniels [R.Edwards].
2-10-HOU31(7:28) S.Slaton right guard to HST 33 for 2 yards (E.Henderson).
3-8-HOU33(6:50) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass short middle to S.Slaton to HST 40 for 7 yards (C.Greenway, A.Winfield).
4-1-HOU40(6:06) M.Turk punts 37 yards to MIN 23, Center-C.Harris, fair catch by J.Johnson. (The punt hangtime was 4.9 Seconds)
Minnesota Vikings at 05:57
1-10-MIN23(5:57) B.Favre pass incomplete short middle to J.Dugan.
2-10-MIN23(5:52) A.Peterson up the middle to MIN 26 for 3 yards (Z.Diles, D.Ryans).
3-7-MIN26(5:11) (Shotgun) B.Favre pass short middle to V.Shiancoe to MIN 37 for 11 yards (D.Ryans).
1-10-MIN37(4:31) P.Harvin right end to MIN 41 for 4 yards (E.Wilson, S.Cody).
PENALTY on MIN-J.Dugan, Illegal Block Above the Waist, 10 yards, enforced at MIN 41.
1-16-MIN31(3:59) B.Favre pass short middle to S.Rice to MIN 39 for 8 yards (D.Ryans).
2-8-MIN39(3:18) C.Taylor right tackle to MIN 41 for 2 yards (D.Ryans, De.Robinson).
3-6-MIN41(2:35) (Shotgun) B.Favre pass short left to P.Harvin to MIN 46 for 5 yards (D.Ryans).
4-1-MIN46(1:59) C.Kluwe punts 34 yards to HST 20, Center-C.Loeffler, out of bounds.
Houston Texans at 01:51
1-10-HOU20(1:51) C.Brown right guard to HST 23 for 3 yards (B.Leber).
2-7-HOU23(:51) M.Schaub pass incomplete short middle to O.Daniels.
PENALTY on HST-M.Schaub, Intentional Grounding, 10 yards, enforced at HST 23.
3-17-HOU13(:44) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass incomplete short right to A.Johnson.
4-17-HOU13(:41) M.Turk punts 50 yards to MIN 37, Center-C.Harris. J.Johnson pushed ob at HST 49 for 14 yards (C.Barwin). (The punt Hangtime was 4.7 seconds)
Minnesota Vikings at 00:27
1-10-HOU49(:27) A.Peterson right guard to HST 45 for 4 yards (B.McCain; X.Adibi).
Second Quarter
Minnesota Vikings continued...
2-6-HOU45(15:00) B.Favre sacked at MIN 49 for -6 yards (D.Ryans).
3-12-MIN49(14:28) (Shotgun) C.Taylor left guard to HST 45 for 6 yards (D.Ryans).
4-6-HOU45(13:53) C.Kluwe punts 31 yards to HST 14, Center-C.Loeffler, fair catch by J.Jones. (The punt hangtime was 3.9 seconds)
Houston Texans at 13:45
1-10-HOU14(13:45) C.Brown right guard to HST 20 for 6 yards (J.Allen).
2-4-HOU20(13:11) M.Schaub pass short middle intended for O.Daniels INTERCEPTED by B.Leber at HST 24. B.Leber to HST 24 for no gain (A.Davis).
Minnesota Vikings at 13:04
1-10-HOU24(13:04) A.Peterson left tackle to HST 21 for 3 yards (S.Cody, D.Ryans).
2-7-HOU21(12:24) A.Peterson left guard to HST 20 for 1 yard (D.Ryans).
3-6-HOU20(11:44) (Shotgun) B.Favre pass incomplete short middle to S.Rice [X.Adibi].
PENALTY on HST-X.Adibi, Roughing the Passer, 10 yards, enforced at HST 20 - No Play.
1-10-HOU10(11:40) A.Peterson left guard to HST 8 for 2 yards (D.Ryans).
2-8-HOU8(11:00) B.Favre pass incomplete short middle to J.Dugan (Z.Diles).
PENALTY on MIN-B.Wade, Offensive Pass Interference, 10 yards, enforced at HST 8 - No Play.
2-18-HOU18(10:53) B.Favre pass incomplete deep right to P.Harvin.
3-18-HOU18(10:47) (Shotgun) B.Favre pass incomplete short middle to J.Johnson (X.Adibi).
4-18-HOU18(10:42) R.Longwell 36 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-C.Loeffler, Holder-C.Kluwe.
MIN 10   HOU 0,   Plays: 6   Yards: 6   Possession: 2:26.
 
Minnesota Vikings at 10:38
R.Longwell kicks 63 yards from MIN 30 to HST 7. A.Davis to HST 29 for 22 yards (J.Brinkley; H.Farwell).
Houston Texans at 10:33
1-10-HOU29(10:33) M.Schaub pass short right to S.Slaton to HST 38 for 9 yards (A.Winfield, B.Leber). Penalty on HST-D.Brown, Unnecessary Roughness, offsetting. Penalty on MIN-R.Edwards, Unnecessary Roughness, offsetting.
2-1-HOU38(10:33) PENALTY on MIN-P.Williams, Encroachment, 5 yards, enforced at HST 38 - No Play.
1-10-HOU43(9:39) S.Slaton left end to 50 for 7 yards (J.Allen).
2-3-50 (8:58) S.Slaton right end to 50 for no gain (M.Williams, B.Leber).
3-3-50 (8:17) M.Schaub scrambles up the middle to MIN 45 for 5 yards (R.Edwards).
1-10-MIN45(7:34) M.Schaub pass short left to O.Daniels pushed ob at MIN 34 for 11 yards (J.Allen).
1-10-MIN34(7:03) M.Schaub pass short left to V.Leach to MIN 27 for 7 yards (E.Henderson).
2-3-MIN27(6:23) M.Schaub scrambles right end pushed ob at MIN 22 for 5 yards (B.Leber).
1-10-MIN22(6:23) PENALTY on HST-E.Winston, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at MIN 22 - No Play.
1-15-MIN27(5:41) S.Slaton right guard to MIN 26 for 1 yard (E.Henderson, F.Evans).
2-14-MIN26(5:01) M.Schaub pass short middle to O.Daniels to MIN 11 for 15 yards (M.Williams).
1-10-MIN11(4:21) M.Schaub pass short middle to A.Davis to MIN 4 for 7 yards (C.Griffin).
2-3-MIN4(3:42) S.Slaton left guard for 4 yards, TOUCHDOWN. HST-V.Leach was injured during the play. His return is Probable.
K.Brown extra point is GOOD, Center-C.Harris, Holder-M.Turk.
MIN 10   HOU 7,   Plays: 11   Yards: 71   Possession: 7:00.
 
Houston Texans at 03:38
K.Brown kicks 71 yards from HST 30 to MIN -1. P.Harvin to MIN 26 for 27 yards (K.Campbell).
Minnesota Vikings at 03:32
1-10-MIN26(3:32) A.Peterson left end ran ob at MIN 32 for 6 yards (X.Adibi).
2-4-MIN32(3:05) A.Peterson right end to MIN 37 for 5 yards (X.Adibi; E.Wilson).
1-10-MIN37(2:38) A.Peterson up the middle to HST 48 for 15 yards (X.Adibi, D.Ryans).
1-10-HOU48(2:00) B.Favre pass incomplete deep right to J.Johnson [S.Cody].
2-10-HOU48(1:54) (Shotgun) B.Favre pass short left to C.Taylor to HST 45 for 3 yards (G.Quin).
3-7-HOU45(1:45) (Shotgun) B.Favre pass short middle to S.Rice to HST 35 for 10 yards (B.McCain).
1-10-HOU35(1:24) B.Favre pass short right to C.Taylor to HST 31 for 4 yards (D.Ryans).
PENALTY on MIN-P.Harvin, Illegal Shift, 5 yards, enforced at HST 35 - No Play.
1-15-HOU40(1:19) (Shotgun) B.Favre pass short middle to C.Taylor to HST 35 for 5 yards (A.Smith, X.Adibi).
PENALTY on MIN-B.McKinnie, Offensive Holding, 10 yards, enforced at HST 40 - No Play.
1-25-50 (1:11) (Shotgun) C.Taylor up the middle to HST 41 for 9 yards (A.Molden, X.Adibi).
2-16-HOU41(:44) (Shotgun) B.Favre pass short middle to P.Harvin to HST 28 for 13 yards (D.Ryans).
3-3-HOU28(:37) (Shotgun) B.Favre pass short right to C.Taylor for 28 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
R.Longwell extra point is GOOD, Center-C.Loeffler, Holder-C.Kluwe.
MIN 17   HOU 7,   Plays: 9   Yards: 74   Possession: 3:11.
 
Minnesota Vikings at 00:27
R.Longwell kicks 60 yards from MIN 30 to HST 10. A.Davis to HST 36 for 26 yards (K.Paymah).
Houston Texans at 00:22
1-10-HOU36(:22) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass deep right to D.Anderson to MIN 44 for 20 yards (T.Johnson).
1-10-MIN44(:14) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass short right to O.Daniels pushed ob at MIN 28 for 16 yards (C.Greenway).
1-10-MIN28(:09) S.Slaton right tackle to MIN 27 for 1 yard (R.Edwards, C.Greenway).
2-9-MIN27(:04) K.Brown 46 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-C.Harris, Holder-M.Turk.
MIN 17   HOU 10,   Plays: 4   Yards: 37   Possession: 0:27.
 
Third Quarter
Minnesota Vikings at 15:00
R.Longwell kicks 73 yards from MIN 30 to HST -3. A.Davis to HST 19 for 22 yards (H.Abdullah).
Houston Texans at 14:54
1-10-HOU19(14:54) D.Orlovsky pass short left to V.Leach to HST 21 for 2 yards (M.Williams).
2-8-HOU21(14:13) S.Slaton right guard to HST 23 for 2 yards (K.Williams).
3-6-HOU23(13:33) (Shotgun) D.Orlovsky pass short right to D.Anderson to HST 30 for 7 yards (R.Edwards; M.McCauley).
1-10-HOU30(12:52) D.Orlovsky pass deep left to A.Johnson to MIN 12 for 58 yards (K.Paymah). Minnesota challenged the runner was in bounds ruling, and the play was REVERSED. D.Orlovsky pass deep left to A.Johnson ran ob at MIN 24 for 46 yards.
1-10-MIN24(12:32) D.Orlovsky pass short middle to S.Slaton to MIN 20 for 4 yards (C.Greenway, E.Henderson).
2-6-MIN20(11:57) S.Slaton up the middle to MIN 18 for 2 yards (B.Leber, J.Allen).
3-4-MIN18(11:16) D.Orlovsky scrambles left end to MIN 15 for 3 yards (P.Williams).
4-1-MIN15(10:41) C.Brown up the middle to MIN 13 for 2 yards (P.Williams, J.Allen).
1-10-MIN13(9:58) D.Orlovsky pass short middle intended for A.Johnson INTERCEPTED by M.Williams (M.McCauley) at MIN 4. M.Williams to MIN 4 for no gain (A.Hill).
Minnesota Vikings at 09:51
1-10-MIN4(9:51) B.Favre pass short right to V.Shiancoe to MIN 15 for 11 yards (E.Wilson).
PENALTY on MIN, Illegal Formation, 2 yards, enforced at MIN 4 - No Play.
1-12-MIN2(9:19) C.Taylor left end to MIN 7 for 5 yards (D.Ryans).
2-7-MIN7(8:34) PENALTY on MIN-B.McKinnie, False Start, 3 yards, enforced at MIN 7 - No Play.
2-10-MIN4(8:12) C.Taylor right end to MIN 5 for 1 yard (Z.Diles).
3-9-MIN5(7:27) (Shotgun) B.Favre pass short left to P.Harvin to MIN 18 for 13 yards (F.Bennett) [C.Barwin].
1-10-MIN18(6:47) B.Favre pass short right to N.Tahi to MIN 25 for 7 yards (D.Barber).
2-3-MIN25(6:14) C.Taylor left end to MIN 27 for 2 yards (E.Wilson).
3-1-MIN27(5:29) C.Taylor left guard to MIN 32 for 5 yards (D.Ryans).
1-10-MIN32(4:50) (Shotgun) P.Harvin left end to MIN 34 for 2 yards (F.Bennett).
PENALTY on MIN-B.Favre, Illegal Crackback, 15 yards, enforced at MIN 34.
1-23-MIN19(4:19) (Shotgun) B.Favre pass short right to A.Young to MIN 26 for 7 yards (B.McCain, D.Ryans).
2-16-MIN26(4:19) PENALTY on MIN, Illegal Substitution, 5 yards, enforced at MIN 26 - No Play.
2-21-MIN21(3:35) (Shotgun) B.Favre pass short middle to C.Taylor to MIN 31 for 10 yards (Z.Diles).
3-11-MIN31(2:54) (Shotgun) B.Favre pass incomplete short left to C.Taylor (C.Barwin).
4-11-MIN31(2:49) (Punt formation)
PENALTY on MIN-G.Mills, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at MIN 31 - No Play.
4-16-MIN26(2:49) C.Kluwe punts 41 yards to HST 33, Center-C.Loeffler. J.Jones to HST 35 for 2 yards (K.Onatolu; D.Herron). (The punt hangtime was 4.2 seconds)
Houston Texans at 02:39
1-10-HOU35(2:39) S.Slaton left end to HST 38 for 3 yards (J.Brinkley).
2-7-HOU38(2:01) D.Orlovsky pass short left to A.Johnson to HST 44 for 6 yards (K.Paymah).
3-1-HOU44(1:21) C.Brown up the middle to HST 44 for no gain (H.Abdullah).
4-1-HOU44(:27) D.Orlovsky left guard to HST 45 for 1 yard (H.Abdullah).
Fourth Quarter
Houston Texans continued...
1-10-HOU45(15:00) D.Orlovsky pass short middle to C.Brown to 50 for 5 yards (K.Onatolu).
2-5-50 (14:20) D.Orlovsky pass incomplete deep right to A.Johnson.
3-5-50 (14:12) (Shotgun) D.Orlovsky pass short middle to D.Anderson to MIN 46 for 4 yards (M.McCauley) [H.Abdullah].
4-1-MIN46(13:33) M.Turk punts 46 yards to end zone, Center-C.Harris, Touchback.
Minnesota Vikings at 13:25
1-10-MIN20(13:25) A.Young left guard to MIN 26 for 6 yards (T.Bulman).
2-4-MIN26(12:48) (Shotgun) T.Jackson pass short left to G.Mills to MIN 40 for 14 yards (T.Bulman, N.Ferguson).
1-10-MIN40(12:08) A.Young left end to MIN 45 for 5 yards (J.Busing, A.Molden).
2-5-MIN45(12:08) PENALTY on HST-De.Robinson, Encroachment, 5 yards, enforced at MIN 45 - No Play.
1-10-50 (11:14) T.Jackson pass short right to D.Reynaud to HST 42 for 8 yards (D.O'Neal).
2-2-HOU42(10:33) I.Johnson up the middle to HST 45 for -3 yards (B.Davis, C.Barwin).
3-5-HOU45(9:50) (Shotgun) T.Jackson sacked at HST 45 for 0 yards (J.Zgonina).
4-5-HOU45(9:31) C.Kluwe punts 32 yards to HST 13, Center-C.Loeffler, downed by MIN-C.Loeffler.
PENALTY on MIN-J.Brinkley, Ineligible Downfield Kick, 5 yards, enforced at HST 13.
Houston Texans at 09:19
1-10-HOU18(9:19) D.Orlovsky pass incomplete deep right to D.Anderson.
2-10-HOU18(9:12) A.Foster up the middle to HST 18 for no gain (H.Abdullah).
3-10-HOU18(8:31) D.Orlovsky pass incomplete short right to J.Casey.
4-10-HOU18(8:25) M.Turk punts 54 yards to MIN 28, Center-C.Harris. J.Johnson to MIN 34 for 6 yards (C.Harris).
Minnesota Vikings at 08:11
1-10-MIN34(8:11) A.Smith right tackle to MIN 37 for 3 yards (B.Davis, B.Harrison).
2-7-MIN37(7:32) S.Rosenfels sacked at MIN 31 for -6 yards (J.Zgonina).
3-13-MIN31(6:57) (Shotgun)
PENALTY on MIN-S.Rosenfels, Delay of Game, 5 yards, enforced at MIN 31 - No Play.
3-18-MIN26(6:41) (Shotgun) S.Rosenfels pass deep middle to G.Mills to MIN 45 for 19 yards (B.Harrison, K.Bentley). Penalty on HST-K.Bentley, Illegal Contact, declined.
1-10-MIN45(6:14) A.Smith right tackle to MIN 43 for -2 yards (De.Robinson).
2-12-MIN43(5:40) S.Rosenfels pass incomplete short middle to A.Smith (De.Robinson).
3-12-MIN43(5:35) S.Rosenfels pass short right to A.Smith to 50 for 7 yards (F.Okam, K.Bentley).
4-5-50 (4:59) C.Kluwe punts 40 yards to HST 10, Center-C.Loeffler. J.Jones to HST 12 for 2 yards (J.Brinkley; K.Onatolu).
Houston Texans at 04:46
1-10-HOU12(4:46) A.Foster right end to HST 21 for 9 yards (D.Roberson).
2-1-HOU21(4:12) A.Brink pass short right to G.Martinez to HST 34 for 13 yards (Er.Henderson).
1-10-HOU34(3:38) A.Brink pass short middle to A.Foster to HST 46 for 12 yards (M.Walker; K.Onatolu).
1-10-HOU46(3:01) A.Brink pass incomplete short right to D.Anderson.
2-10-HOU46(2:57) A.Foster left tackle to HST 46 for no gain (C.Anderson, J.Brinkley).
3-10-HOU46(2:23) A.Brink pass incomplete short middle to A.Foster (J.Brinkley) [Er.Henderson].
4-10-HOU46(2:18) A.Brink pass incomplete short middle to D.Anderson. (The line od scrimage on the next play will be the 45 due to a change of possesion)
Minnesota Vikings at 02:12
1-10-HOU45(2:12) A.Smith right guard to HST 43 for 2 yards (C.Barwin, K.Campbell).
2-8-HOU43(2:06) A.Smith left end to HST 21 for 22 yards (B.Harrison).
1-10-HOU21(1:59) S.Rosenfels kneels to HST 23 for -2 yards.
2-12-HOU23(1:16) S.Rosenfels kneels to HST 25 for -2 yards.
3-14-HOU25(:37) S.Rosenfels kneels to HST 27 for -2 yards.
                      
 

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