Minnesota 33, New England 26

New England 10 6 10 0 26
Minnesota 7 9 7 10 33
First Quarter

Min_Jefferson 6 pass from Cousins (Joseph kick), 10:40. Drive: 9 plays, 80 yards, 4:20. Key Plays: Nwangwu kick return to Minnesota 20; Cousins 13 pass to Mundt; Cousins 16 pass to Thielen; Jefferson 11 pass to Thielen. Minnesota 7, New England 0.

NE_Agholor 34 pass from Mac.Jones (Folk kick), 8:21. Drive: 6 plays, 75 yards, 2:19. Key Play: Mac.Jones 26 pass to Meyers. New England 7, Minnesota 7.

NE_FG Folk 34, 1:28. Drive: 4 plays, 1 yard, 2:00. Key Plays: Jo.Jones 55 interception return to Minnesota 17; Mac.Jones 5 pass to Agholor on 3rd-and-14. New England 10, Minnesota 7.

Second Quarter

Min_FG Joseph 30, 8:29. Drive: 15 plays, 72 yards, 7:59. Key Plays: Nwangwu kick return to Minnesota 16; Cousins 14 pass to Hockenson on 3rd-and-7; Cousins 21 pass to Jefferson; Cousins 6 pass to Cook on 3rd-and-3; Cousins 7 pass to Thielen on 3rd-and-15. New England 10, Minnesota 10.

NE_FG Folk 46, 5:41. Drive: 6 plays, 23 yards, 2:48. Key Plays: Mar.Jones kick return to New England 49; Stevenson 14 run; Mac.Jones 2 pass to Stevenson on 3rd-and-3. New England 13, Minnesota 10.

Min_Hockenson 1 pass from Cousins (kick failed), 1:30. Drive: 10 plays, 75 yards, 4:11. Key Plays: Cousins 37 pass to Jefferson on 3rd-and-7; Cousins 17 pass to Jefferson; Cousins 10 pass to Hockenson. Minnesota 16, New England 13.

NE_FG Folk 23, :03. Drive: 10 plays, 70 yards, 1:27. Key Plays: Mac.Jones 22 pass to Henry; Mac.Jones 16 pass to Parker; Mac.Jones 14 pass to Parker; Mac.Jones 13 pass to Agholor. New England 16, Minnesota 16.

Third Quarter

NE_Henry 37 pass from Mac.Jones (Folk kick), 10:54. Drive: 8 plays, 75 yards, 29:09. Key Plays: Mac.Jones 10 pass to Parker on 3rd-and-1; Mac.Jones 13 pass to Meyers on 3rd-and-4. New England 23, Minnesota 16.

Min_Nwangwu 97 kickoff return (Joseph kick), 10:41. Drive: 1 play, 0 yards, 00:13. New England 23, Minnesota 23.

NE_FG Folk 25, 6:43. Drive: 10 plays, 69 yards, 3:58. Key Plays: Mac.Jones 11 pass to Stevenson; Mac.Jones 40 pass to Parker. New England 26, Minnesota 23.

Fourth Quarter

Min_FG Joseph 36, 14:07. Drive: 15 plays, 65 yards, 7:36. Key Plays: Nwangwu kick return to Minnesota 17; Cousins 3 pass to Cook on 3rd-and-2; Cousins 25 pass to Reagor on 3rd-and-7. New England 26, Minnesota 26.

Min_Thielen 15 pass from Cousins (Joseph kick), 9:34. Drive: 6 plays, 66 yards, 3:32. Key Plays: Cousins 11 pass to Hockenson on 3rd-and-14; Cousins 36 pass to Jefferson. Minnesota 33, New England 26.

A_66,918.

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NE Min
FIRST DOWNS 17 23
Rushing 3 2
Passing 14 16
Penalty 0 5
THIRD DOWN EFF 3-10 8-15
FOURTH DOWN EFF 0-1 0-0
TOTAL NET YARDS 409 358
Total Plays 55 66
Avg Gain 7.4 5.4
NET YARDS RUSHING 45 57
Rushes 13 27
Avg per rush 3.462 2.111
NET YARDS PASSING 364 301
Sacked-Yds lost 3-18 1-9
Gross-Yds passing 382 310
Completed-Att. 28-39 31-38
Had Intercepted 0 1
Yards-Pass Play 8.667 7.718
KICKOFFS-EndZone-TB 7-2-1 7-6-6
PUNTS-Avg. 3-41.0 3-52.667
Punts blocked 0 0
FGs-PATs blocked 0-0 0-0
TOTAL RETURN YARDAGE 112 177
Punt Returns 2-11 1-11
Kickoff Returns 1-46 6-166
Interceptions 1-55 0-0
PENALTIES-Yds 6-55 3-20
FUMBLES-Lost 1-0 0-0
TIME OF POSSESSION 8:46 36:20

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INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING_New England, Stevenson 7-36, D.Harris 5-16, Bourne 1-(minus 7). Minnesota, Cook 22-42, Mattison 3-11, Osborn 1-5, Cousins 1-(minus 1).

PASSING_New England, Mac.Jones 28-39-0-382. Minnesota, Cousins 30-37-1-299, Jefferson 1-1-0-11.

RECEIVING_New England, Stevenson 9-76, Agholor 6-65, Parker 4-80, Henry 3-63, Meyers 3-62, Bourne 3-36. Minnesota, Jefferson 9-139, Thielen 9-61, Hockenson 5-43, Cook 4-14, Mundt 2-20, Reagor 1-25, Osborn 1-8.

PUNT RETURNS_New England, Mar.Jones 2-11. Minnesota, Reagor 1-11.

KICKOFF RETURNS_New England, Mar.Jones 1-46. Minnesota, Nwangwu 5-166, Mundt 1-0.

TACKLES-ASSISTS-SACKS_New England, Dugger 8-1-0, Jo.Jones 6-1-0, McCourty 4-3-0, Wise 4-1-0, Phillips 4-0-0, Bentley 3-4-0, Mills 3-1-0, Bryant 3-0-0, McMillan 3-0-0, Jennings 2-0-0, Guy 1-6-0, Godchaux 1-3-0, Judon 1-2-0, Tavai 1-1-0, Uche 1-0-1, Ja.Jones 1-0-0, Peppers 0-2-0, Ca.Davis 0-1-0. Minnesota, H.Smith 7-1-0, Hicks 6-3-1, Kendricks 5-3-0, Shelley 4-2-0, Z.Smith 3-0-0, Bynum 2-1-0, Hunter 2-0-1, Bullard 2-0-0, Peterson 2-0-0, Phillips 1-3-0, Lynch 1-1-0, Sullivan 1-1-0, Blacklock 1-0-1, Cook 1-0-0.

INTERCEPTIONS_New England, Jo.Jones 1-55. Minnesota, None.

MISSED FIELD GOALS_None.

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OFFICIALS_Referee Alex Kemp, Ump Mike Morton, HL Danny Short, LJ Jeff Bergman, FJ John Jenkins, SJ Dale Shaw, BJ Scott Helverson, Replay Mike Chase.