* The Vikings have a combined 4-3 record against the Panthers.
* Six of the seven games (7 of 8 after this week) have been in Minnesota.
* The Vikings are 4-2 against the Panthers at home but lost their only
matchup with Carolina on the road 38-13.
* Prior to the Vikings winning the last matchup between the two teams in
2006, Carolina had won three straight.
* The Vikings-Panthers series has gone in streaks, with the Vikings winning
three straight and the Panthers winning three straight.
* The two teams have gone into overtime once, a 16-13 win for the Vikings
* Four of the seven games have been decided by a touchdown or less.
* Head Coach Brad ChildressÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ fi rst home win came against Carolina.