Game Notes from Vikings vs Bucs 26 Oct 12

• Adrian Peterson set a team career record for most 100 yard games rushing.
1) 30 Adrian Peterson
2) 29 Robert Smith

• Adrian Peterson tied a team career record for most games leading the team in rushing attempts.
1t) 77 Adrian Peterson
1t) 77 Chuck Foreman

• Adrian Peterson tied a team career record for most runs of 50+ yards in a game.
1t) 12 Robert Smith
1t) 12 Adrian Peterson

• Adrian Peterson tied a team career record for most runs of 60+ in a game.
1t) 7 Adrian Peterson
1t) 7 Robert Smith

• Percy Harvin tied a team record for most receptions after eight games; he is on pace for 120 receptions.
1t) 60 Percy Harvin, 2012
1t) 60 Cris Carter, 1994

• Adrian Peterson’s 123 yards rushing rank fifth (5th) most vs. Buccaneers in the series history.
1) 133 Robert Smith, 10/13/96
2) 129 Ted Brown, 11/8/81
3) 127 Terry Allen, 11/3/91
4) 126 Herschel Walker, 12/8/91
5) 123 Adrian Peterson, 10/25/12

• Adrian Peterson’s 64 yard run tied his fifth (5th) career longest.
1) 80t Adrian Peterson vs. Detroit, 9/26/10
2) 73t Adrian Peterson @ Chicago, 10/14/07
3t) 67t Adrian Peterson @ Chicago, 10/14/07
3t) 67t Adrian Peterson vs. N.Y. Giants, 12/28/08
5t) 64t Adrian Peterson vs. Tampa Bay, 10/25/12
5t) 64t Adrian Peterson @ Cleveland, 9/13/09
5t) 64t Adrian Peterson vs. San Diego, 11/4/07

• Adrian Peterson moved into third (3rd) place all-time for most career combined yards from scrimmage.
1) 12,407 Cris Carter
2) 9,301 Randy Moss
3) 8,975 Adrian Peterson
4) 8,936 Chuck Foreman

• Percy Harvin set a career high for most combined net yards after eight (8) games.
1) 1,566 Adrian Peterson, 2007
2) 1,274 Percy Harvin, 2012
3) 1,268 Percy Harvin, 2009

• Blair Walsh moved into second (2nd) place for most 50+ FGs made in a season.
1) 6 Ryan Longwell, 2008
2) 4 Blair Walsh, 2012 ®

• Jared Allen’s sack is his sixth (6th) consecutive game with one (1) or more sacks in each game.
1t) 8 Jim Marshall, 9/21/69 – 11/9/69
1t) 8 Jared Allen, 9/18/11 – 11/14/10
3t) 7 Chris Doleman, 10/25/93 – 12/5/93
3t) 7 Carl Eller, 12/5/76 – 10/16/77
5t) 6 Jared Allen, 9/23/12 – 10/25/12
5t) 6 Jared Allen, 11/7/10 – 12/13/10
5t) 6 Chris Doleman, 12/21/91 – 10/4/92
5t) 6 Chris Doleman, 11/1/87 – 12/6/87