0-2
16 -
Team 1 2 3 4
MIN 3 0 0 13
BUF 0 13 7 0
20
2-0

Game Story

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) -- The attacking style of defense Mike Pettine is introducing in Buffalo certainly has Bills center Eric Wood's attention.

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter
0:05
FG
Blair WalshDFP
kicked a 36-yard field goal
MIN 3 - BUF 0
2nd Quarter
8:45
TD
Matt CasselDFP
rushed up the middle for no gain.
Matt CasselDFP
fumbled.
Jamie BlatnickDFP
recovered fumble (
Dustin HopkinsDFP
made PAT)
MIN 3 - BUF 7
1:12
FG
Dustin HopkinsDFP
kicked a 39-yard field goal
MIN 3 - BUF 10
0:00
FG
Dustin HopkinsDFP
kicked a 35-yard field goal
MIN 3 - BUF 13
3rd Quarter
9:58
TD
EJ ManuelDFP
passed to
Brad SmithDFP
to the right for 4 yard gain (
Rian LindellDFP
made PAT)
MIN 3 - BUF 20
4th Quarter
9:18
TD
Joe BanyardDFP
rushed up the middle for 1 yard gain (
Blair WalshDFP
made PAT)
MIN 10 - BUF 20
4:36
TD
McLeod Bethel-ThompsonDFP
passed to
Rodney SmithDFP
to the right for 35 yard gain (2pt attempt failed,
McLeod Bethel-ThompsonDFP
pass attempt)
MIN 16 - BUF 20

Passing

Minnesota

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
McLeod Bethel-ThompsonDFP
10 17 107 58.8 6.3 1 9 1 0 96.9 0
Christian PonderDFP
5 12 53 41.7 4.4 2 16 0 0 55.2 0
Matt CasselDFP
4 8 29 50.0 3.6 1 13 0 0 58.9 1

Buffalo

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Kevin KolbDFP
13 21 111 61.9 5.3 0 0 0 1 55.9 0
EJ ManuelDFP
10 12 92 83.3 7.7 1 11 1 0 126.4 0
Jeff TuelDFP
2 3 24 66.7 8.0 1 9 0 0 91.0 0

Rushing

Minnesota

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Joe BanyardDFP
7 47 6.7 38 1 0
Toby GerhartDFP
6 23 3.8 9 0 0
Christian PonderDFP
2 14 7.0 14 0 0
Matt AsiataDFP
4 10 2.5 5 0 0
Matt CasselDFP
2 6 3.0 6 0 1
Jerodis WilliamsDFP
1 3 3.0 3 0 0
Bradley RandleDFP
2 2 1.0 1 0 0
McLeod Bethel-ThompsonDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0

Buffalo

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Tashard ChoiceDFP
12 54 4.5 15 0 0
Zach BrownDFP
6 32 5.3 11 0 0
Fred JacksonDFP
7 28 4.0 10 0 0
C.J. SpillerDFP
7 27 3.9 6 0 0
Kendall GaskinsDFP
3 16 5.3 10 0 0
Jeff TuelDFP
3 8 2.7 10 0 0
Kevin KolbDFP
1 7 7.0 7 0 0
EJ ManuelDFP
1 1 1.0 1 0 0

Receiving

Minnesota

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Kyle RudolphDFP
3 4 39 13.0 25 0 0
Rodney SmithDFP
1 1 35 35.0 35 1 0
Chris SummersDFP
2 3 23 11.5 15 0 0
Cordarrelle PattersonDFP
2 3 19 9.5 11 0 0
Jarius WrightDFP
2 5 16 8.0 9 0 0
Joe WebbDFP
2 4 13 6.5 9 0 0
Zach LineDFP
1 1 12 12.0 12 0 0
LaMark BrownDFP
1 1 11 11.0 11 0 0
Adam ThielenDFP
1 3 10 10.0 10 0 0
Greg JenningsDFP
1 3 5 5.0 5 0 0
Rhett EllisonDFP
1 1 4 4.0 4 0 0
Matt AsiataDFP
1 2 2 2.0 2 0 0
Toby GerhartDFP
0 1 0 N/A 0 0 0
Stephen BurtonDFP
0 1 0 N/A 0 0 0
Jerodis WilliamsDFP
1 1 0 0.0 0 0 0
Colin AndersonDFP
0 1 0 N/A 0 0 0

Buffalo

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Marcus EasleyDFP
3 5 46 15.3 21 0 0
Brandon KaufmanDFP
2 2 45 22.5 27 0 0
Chris HoganDFP
4 7 34 8.5 15 0 0
Robert WoodsDFP
1 2 22 22.0 22 0 0
DeMarco SampsonDFP
2 2 18 9.0 9 0 0
Marquise GoodwinDFP
2 3 14 7.0 10 0 0
Brad SmithDFP
2 2 11 5.5 7 1 0
Chris GraggDFP
1 1 11 11.0 11 0 0
Zach BrownDFP
2 2 10 5.0 7 0 0
Frank SummersDFP
2 2 7 3.5 5 0 0
Da'Rick RogersDFP
1 2 6 6.0 6 0 0
Tashard ChoiceDFP
2 3 2 1.0 2 0 0
Lee SmithDFP
1 2 1 1.0 1 0 0
C.J. SpillerDFP
0 1 0 N/A 0 0 0

Kicking

Minnesota

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Blair WalshDFP
1 1 1 2 36 50.0 4

Buffalo

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Rian LindellDFP
1 1 0 0 0 N/A 1
Dustin HopkinsDFP
1 1 2 2 39 100.0 7

Punting

Minnesota

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Jeff LockeDFP
7 48.9 3 0

Buffalo

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Shawn PowellDFP
8 42.9 1 2

Returns

Minnesota

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Stephen BurtonDFP
1 32 32.0 32 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Cordarrelle PattersonDFP
1 22 22.0 22 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Marcus SherelsDFP
0 0 N/A 0 0 2 10 5.0 6 0
Bobby FelderDFP
0 0 N/A 0 0 3 62 20.7 37 0

Buffalo

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Marquise GoodwinDFP
1 17 17.0 17 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Robert WoodsDFP
0 0 N/A 0 0 5 64 12.8 34 0

Defense

Minnesota

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Chad GreenwayDFP
3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Fred EvansDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Desmond BishopDFP
0 4 0.5 6 0 0 0 0
Marvin MitchellDFP
5 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Lawrence JacksonDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Erin HendersonDFP
3 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Tyrone McKenzieDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jamarca SanfordDFP
1 0 0.0 0 1 1 3 0
Chris CookDFP
1 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Everson GriffenDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
A.J. JeffersonDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
George JohnsonDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Marcus SherelsDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Andrew SendejoDFP
0 1 0.5 6 0 0 0 0
Brandon BurtonDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Mistral RaymondDFP
6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
D'Aundre ReedDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Larry DeanDFP
4 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Harrison SmithDFP
3 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Josh RobinsonDFP
1 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Rhett EllisonDFP
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Robert BlantonDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Audie ColeDFP
0 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Greg McCoyDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Chase BakerDFP
1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Bobby FelderDFP
4 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Rod WilliamsDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Sharrif FloydDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Xavier RhodesDFP
3 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Gerald HodgesDFP
3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jeff LockeDFP
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Michael MautiDFP
1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Everett DawkinsDFP
0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Brandan BishopDFP
0 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Zach LineDFP
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Marquis JacksonDFP
1 1 1.0 9 0 0 0 0
Anthony McCloudDFP
0 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0

Buffalo

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Manny LawsonDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kyle WilliamsDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Alan BranchDFP
2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jarron GilbertDFP
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Frank SummersDFP
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Garrison SanbornDFP
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jerry HughesDFP
3 0 2.0 20 0 0 0 0
Torell TroupDFP
1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Alex CarringtonDFP
0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Arthur MoatsDFP
0 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jay RossDFP
0 0 0.0 0 2 0 0 0
Marcell DareusDFP
1 1 1.0 9 0 0 0 0
Aaron WilliamsDFP
3 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Da'Norris SearcyDFP
2 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Chris WhiteDFP
3 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Corbin BryantDFP
1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
T.J. HeathDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Chris HoganDFP
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Stephon GilmoreDFP
0 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Nigel BradhamDFP
3 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Ron BrooksDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jamie BlatnickDFP
0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Marcus DowtinDFP
3 1 1.0 9 0 0 0 0
Dominique EllisDFP
2 1 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Duke WilliamsDFP
0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jonathan MeeksDFP
3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Chris GraggDFP
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Izaan CrossDFP
0 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Jordan DangerfieldDFP
3 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kip EdwardsDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Nickell RobeyDFP
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jumal RolleDFP
3 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Don UnambaDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0