VIKINGS BIG DAYS VS. THE BEARS – Daunte Culpepper had 13 carries for 73 yards and 3 rushing touchdowns against Chicago (9/3/00) in his first NFL start, setting a Vikings’ record for rushing attempts and
touchdowns by a quarterback in a game…
Culpepper completed 19-30 passes for 360 yards and 2 TDs and added a rushing TD earlier this season vs. the Bears (9/26/04)…
Lance Johnstone had two sacks against the Bears (9/26/99) as an Oakland Raider…
Randy Moss had a career-high 12 receptions for 204 yards at
Chicago (11/14/99) and eight catches for 106 yards and three touchdowns vs. the Bears (12/6/98)…
Michael Bennett had 29 carries for 106 yards vs. Chicago (10/27/02)…Onterrio Smith set a Vikings’ rookie record with 148 yards rushing on 27 carries at Chicago (12/14/03)…
Smith also had a career-high 104 yards receiving vs. Chicago (9/26/04)…Willie Offord had the first interception of his career against the Bears (9/8/02)…
Chris Claiborne posted 13 tackles and a career-high 3 passes defensed at Chicago (11/24) when he was a Detroit Lion…
Gus Frerotte completed 14-20 passes for 192 yards and 2 TDs at Chicago (11/2/97) when he was with Washington…
Chris Hovan had the first forced fumble of his career vs. Chicago (11/25/01) and also posted 6 tackles, a sack, and 3 QB hurries at Chicago (9/8/02)…
Kenny Mixon had a sack and a career-high 5 QB hurries vs. Chicago (10/27/02)…
Brian Russell picked off Chicago’s Henry Burris (10/27/02) for the first
interception of his career and also posted an interception vs. Chicago’s Chris Chandler (9/14/03)…
Moe Williams rushed for 108 yards and 1 TD vs. Chicago (9/14/03)…
Brian Williams posted the first sack of his career and added 5 tackles vs. Chicago (9/14/03)…
Kevin Williams recorded 3 tackles and a sack at Chicago 12/14/03)...
Steve Martin posted a sack on Chicago’s Cade McNown (10/17/99) when he was with Philadelphia.