Last Game v Cowboys
The last time these two teams met during the regular season
was on September 12, 2004, when the Vikings defeated
Dallas 35-17, to open the season. QB Daunte Culpepper threw
for 242 yards and 5 TDs, 2 of which went to WR Randy Moss.
Culpepper, who set a team record for opening day passing TDs
and was named the NFC Offensive Player of the Week, found
9 different receivers in the game, including RB Onterrio Smith,
who took a pass 63 yards for a TD.
CB Antoine Winfi eld led the team with 12 tackles and both
forced and recovered a Cowboys fumble. DE Darrion Scott also
recovered a fumble, and DT Kevin Williams notched the teamÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s
For the Vikings, it was the 5th straight win against the Cowboys
and moved them within one game of .500 for the overall
series. which currently stands at 12-13.