2-5
16 -
Team 1 2 3 4
MIN 3 10 0 3
BUF 0 10 0 7
17
4-3

Game Story

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) -- Quarterback Kyle Orton keeps delivering in the clutch since taking over the starting job in Buffalo. And receiver Sammy Watkins is certainly showing signs of playing up to his dynamic first-round draft-pick promise for the Bills.

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter
1:50
FG
Blair WalshDFP
kicked a 40-yard field goal
MIN 3 - BUF 0
2nd Quarter
9:23
TD
Kyle OrtonDFP
passed to
Sammy WatkinsDFP
to the right for 26 yard gain (
Dan CarpenterDFP
made PAT)
MIN 3 - BUF 7
6:17
TD
Teddy BridgewaterDFP
passed to
Cordarrelle PattersonDFP
to the left for 4 yard gain (
Blair WalshDFP
made PAT)
MIN 10 - BUF 7
4:01
FG
Dan CarpenterDFP
kicked a 31-yard field goal
MIN 10 - BUF 10
0:15
FG
Blair WalshDFP
kicked a 55-yard field goal
MIN 13 - BUF 10
3rd
None
4th Quarter
11:45
FG
Blair WalshDFP
kicked a 33-yard field goal
MIN 16 - BUF 10
0:01
TD
Kyle OrtonDFP
passed to
Sammy WatkinsDFP
to the left for 2 yard gain (
Dan CarpenterDFP
made PAT)
MIN 16 - BUF 17

Game Leaders

Passing

Minnesota

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FL
Teddy BridgewaterDFP
15 26 157 57.7 6.0 5 39 1 2 56.1 0

Buffalo

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FL
Kyle OrtonDFP
31 43 283 72.1 6.6 6 28 2 1 95.4 1

Rushing

Minnesota

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FL
Jerick McKinnonDFP
19 103 5.4 29 0 0
Matt AsiataDFP
6 24 4.0 11 0 0
Jerome FeltonDFP
2 21 10.5 21 0 0
Teddy BridgewaterDFP
1 7 7.0 7 0 0
Cordarrelle PattersonDFP
1 3 3.0 3 0 0

Buffalo

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FL
C.J. SpillerDFP
1 53 53.0 53 0 0
Boobie DixonDFP
13 51 3.9 12 0 0
Fred JacksonDFP
3 12 4.0 8 0 0
Frank SummersDFP
1 3 3.0 3 0 0
Kyle OrtonDFP
1 -1 -1.0 -1 0 1

Receiving

Minnesota

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FL
Greg JenningsDFP
6 7 77 12.8 38 0 0
Jarius WrightDFP
4 4 60 15.0 28 0 0
Matt AsiataDFP
1 2 13 13.0 13 0 0
Cordarrelle PattersonDFP
2 4 9 4.5 5 1 0
Rhett EllisonDFP
0 1 0 N/A 0 0 0
Chase FordDFP
0 3 0 N/A 0 0 0
Adam ThielenDFP
0 1 0 N/A 0 0 0
Jerick McKinnonDFP
2 4 -2 -1.0 4 0 0

Buffalo

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FL
Sammy WatkinsDFP
9 14 122 13.6 26 2 0
Chris HoganDFP
5 6 63 12.6 28 0 1
Scott ChandlerDFP
3 5 36 12.0 24 0 0
Chris GraggDFP
2 2 19 9.5 14 0 0
Fred JacksonDFP
3 3 16 5.3 7 0 0
Boobie DixonDFP
3 4 15 5.0 10 0 0
Robert WoodsDFP
4 5 10 2.5 7 0 1
C.J. SpillerDFP
1 1 3 3.0 3 0 0
Frank SummersDFP
1 1 -1 -1.0 -1 0 0

Kicking

Minnesota

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Blair WalshDFP
1 1 3 3 55 100.0 10

Buffalo

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Dan CarpenterDFP
2 2 1 1 31 100.0 5
Jordan GayDFP
0 0 0 0 0 N/A 0

Punting

Minnesota

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg Long In20 TB
Jeff LockeDFP
6 47.3 54 2 1

Buffalo

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg Long In20 TB
Colton SchmidtDFP
5 44.6 53 2 0

Returns

Minnesota

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Cordarrelle PattersonDFP
3 40 13.3 24 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Jerome FeltonDFP
1 9 9.0 9 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Marcus SherelsDFP
0 0 N/A 0 0 2 23 11.5 12 0
Robert BlantonDFP
0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Anthony BarrDFP
0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 N/A 0 0

Buffalo

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Leodis McKelvinDFP
1 30 30.0 30 0 2 18 9.0 13 0
C.J. SpillerDFP
1 3 3.0 3 0 0 0 N/A 0 0

Defense

Minnesota

DEFENSE
Defense Total Solo Ast Sack PD Int Yds IntTD
Chad GreenwayDFP
15 7 8 0.0 1 0 0 0
Anthony BarrDFP
10 8 2 0.0 1 0 0 0
Everson GriffenDFP
8 7 1 3.0 0 0 0 0
Jasper BrinkleyDFP
6 4 2 0.0 0 0 0 0
Robert BlantonDFP
6 4 2 0.0 1 1 1 0
Captain MunnerlynDFP
5 4 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Harrison SmithDFP
5 5 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Sharrif FloydDFP
5 3 2 1.0 0 0 0 0
Josh RobinsonDFP
4 4 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Xavier RhodesDFP
3 3 0 0.0 1 0 0 0
Tom JohnsonDFP
2 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 0
Jabari PriceDFP
2 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Joe BergerDFP
1 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Linval JosephDFP
1 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0
Marcus SherelsDFP
1 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
MarQueis GrayDFP
1 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Adam ThielenDFP
1 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Antone Exum Jr.DFP
1 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Shamar StephenDFP
1 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Brian RobisonDFP
0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0

Buffalo

DEFENSE
Defense Total Solo Ast Sack PD Int Yds IntTD
Da'Norris SearcyDFP
7 3 3 0.5 0 0 0 0
Nigel BradhamDFP
7 6 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Duke WilliamsDFP
7 5 2 0.0 0 0 0 0
Preston BrownDFP
6 5 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Kyle WilliamsDFP
5 2 3 0.0 0 0 0 0
Corey GrahamDFP
5 4 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Jerry HughesDFP
5 3 2 1.5 0 0 0 0
Leodis McKelvinDFP
4 4 0 0.0 2 2 9 0
Marcell DareusDFP
4 3 1 2.0 0 0 0 0
Stephon GilmoreDFP
4 4 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Brandon SpikesDFP
3 3 0 0.0 1 0 0 0
Aaron WilliamsDFP
3 2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Nickell RobeyDFP
3 2 1 0.0 1 0 0 0
Manny LawsonDFP
2 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Scott ChandlerDFP
2 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Ron BrooksDFP
2 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Mario WilliamsDFP
1 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 0
Eric WoodDFP
1 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Jarius WynnDFP
1 0 1 0.0 1 0 0 0
Larry DeanDFP
1 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Stefan CharlesDFP
1 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0