VIKINGS VS. LIONS SERIES STANDINGS – The Vikings lead the all-time series with the Lions 58- 29-2. The Vikings’ 58 wins against the Lions is the most against any opponent in the league. Minnesota has won the past 8 meetings between the two teams and 8 in a row at the Metrodome vs. Detroit. The Lions last win at the Dome came on 12/14/97 in a 14-13 game. This weekend’s game will match Vikings Head
Coach Brad Childress facing another of the 2006 rookie head coaches when he takes on Lions mentor Rod Marinelli. Childress tasted NFL victory for the 1st time as an assistant with Indianapolis on 9/22/85 with a 14-6 win over Detroit in the 3rd game of the season.