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Denver Broncos 35 at Minnesota Vikings 32

Sunday, December 4, 2011
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Denver Broncos (8-8-0)70141435
Minnesota Vikings (3-13-0)51071032

Game Info
Stadium Mall of America Field
Start Time (ET) 1:05pm
Roof dome
Surface sportturf
Duration 3:16
Attendance 62,939
Weather 65 degrees
Vegas Line Minnesota Vikings -1.5
Over/Under 37.5 (over)
Officials
Referee Terry McAulay
Umpire Paul King
Umpire Paul King
Head Linesman Greg Bradley
Field Judge Terry Brown
Back Judge Lee Dyer
Side Judge Michael Banks
Line Judge Mark Steinkerchner

Expected Points Summary

Expected points are an estimate of points per play based on down, distance, and yard line. Points given for offense and defense are offensive/defensive plays + penalties on which there was no play (eg, a false start). Special teams are all kicking + punting plays. Points are zeroed out at the end of halves.

Scoring

Team Stats

Passing, Rushing, & Receiving

Defense & Returns

Kicking & Punting

Starting Lineups

Pass Targets

Denver Broncos
Deep Left (2/3, 63 yards, 1 TD)
Tgt Catches Yds TD
Demaryius Thomas 3 2 63 1
Deep Middle (0/0, 0 yards)Deep Right (1/2, 40 yards)
Tgt Catches Yds TD
Eric Decker 1 0 0 0
Demaryius Thomas 1 1 40 0
Short Left (3/5, 57 yards, 1 TD)
Tgt Catches Yds TD
Lance Ball 1 1 8 0
Eric Decker 1 1 8 0
Demaryius Thomas 3 1 41 1
Short Middle (3/4, 35 yards)
Tgt Catches Yds TD
Lance Ball 1 1 6 0
Eric Decker 2 1 17 0
Matt Willis 1 1 12 0
Short Right (1/1, 7 yards)
Tgt Catches Yds TD
Eddie Royal 1 1 7 0
Minnesota Vikings
Deep Left (0/0, 0 yards)Deep Middle (2/4, 39 yards)
Tgt Catches Yds TD
Devin Aromashodu 2 0 0 0
Stephen Burton 1 1 21 0
Percy Harvin 1 1 18 0
Deep Right (1/2, 19 yards, 1 TD)
Tgt Catches Yds TD
Devin Aromashodu 1 0 0 0
Kyle Rudolph 1 1 19 1
Short Left (12/17, 173 yards, 1 TD)
Tgt Catches Yds TD
Devin Aromashodu 6 4 54 0
Lorenzo Booker 1 1 8 0
Stephen Burton 2 1 17 0
Toby Gerhart 1 1 7 0
Percy Harvin 5 4 75 1
Visanthe Shiancoe 2 1 12 0
Short Middle (8/11, 115 yards, 1 TD)
Tgt Catches Yds TD
Devin Aromashodu 3 2 36 0
Toby Gerhart 4 4 25 0
Percy Harvin 1 1 48 1
Visanthe Shiancoe 3 1 6 0
Short Right (7/11, 43 yards)
Tgt Catches Yds TD
Devin Aromashodu 3 0 0 0
Toby Gerhart 3 3 10 0
Percy Harvin 2 2 15 0
Visanthe Shiancoe 2 2 18 0
Joe Webb 1 0 0

Rushing

Denver Broncos
LE (1 rush, 7 yards)
Att Yds TD
Tim Tebow 1 7 0
LT (1 rush, 9 yards)
Att Yds TD
Willis McGahee 1 9 0
LG (6 rushes, 26 yards)
Att Yds TD
Willis McGahee 5 28 0
Tim Tebow 1 -2 0
MD (15 rushes, 46 yards)
Att Yds TD
Lance Ball 5 7 0
Spencer Larsen 1 1 0
Willis McGahee 8 31 0
Tim Tebow 1 7 0
RG (4 rushes, 39 yards, 1 TD)
Att Yds TD
Lance Ball 1 7 0
Willis McGahee 3 32 1
RT (3 rushes, 16 yards)
Att Yds TD
Lance Ball 1 11 0
Willis McGahee 1 4 0
Tim Tebow 1 1 0
RE (1 rush, 8 yards)
Att Yds TD
Willis McGahee 1 8 0
Minnesota Vikings
LE (4 rushes, 17 yards)
Att Yds TD
Toby Gerhart 1 0 0
Percy Harvin 3 17 0
LT (3 rushes, 9 yards)
Att Yds TD
Toby Gerhart 3 9 0
LG (7 rushes, 17 yards)
Att Yds TD
Toby Gerhart 6 19 0
Percy Harvin 1 -2 0
MD (9 rushes, 27 yards)
Att Yds TD
Lorenzo Booker 2 3 0
Toby Gerhart 7 24 0
RG (2 rushes, 9 yards)
Att Yds TD
Toby Gerhart 1 5 0
Percy Harvin 1 4 0
RT (3 rushes, 34 yards)
Att Yds TD
Toby Gerhart 3 34 0
RE (1 rush, 4 yards)
Att Yds TD
Joe Webb 1 4 0

Pass Tackles

Denver Broncos
Deep LeftDeep Middle Deep Right
Short Left Short Middle Short Right
Minnesota Vikings
Deep Left Deep MiddleDeep Right
Short Left Short Middle Short Right

Denver Broncos Drives

# Quarter Time LOS Plays Length Yds Result
1 12:44 DEN 1 1 0:05 -1 Safety
2 8:04 50 3 1:32 8 Punt
3 3:51 DEN 27 1 0:06 8 Fumble
4 1:24 DEN 20 3 1:35 9 Punt
5 13:13 DEN 21 6 3:43 13 Punt
6 3:33 DEN 21 3 1:38 -1 Punt
7 0:54 DEN 20 2 0:15 2 Fumble
8 15:00 DEN 22 9 3:42 78 Touchdown
9 8:29 DEN 22 3 1:54 9 Punt
10 3:12 MIN 41 1 0:24 41 Touchdown
11 14:45 DEN 22 4 3:28 12 Punt
12 9:41 DEN 34 2 0:49 66 Touchdown
13 3:06 DEN 20 7 1:33 52 Field Goal
14 1:25 MIN 15 6 1:25 10 Field Goal

Minnesota Vikings Drives

# Quarter Time LOS Plays Length Yds Result
1 15:00 MIN 24 5 2:16 24 Punt
2 12:39 MIN 35 8 4:35 33 Fumble
3 6:32 MIN 7 2 0:50 2 Interception
4 5:42 MIN 25 3 1:51 -2 Punt
5 3:45 DEN 36 6 2:21 14 Field Goal
6 14:49 MIN 24 4 1:36 11 Punt
7 9:30 MIN 4 12 5:57 96 Touchdown
8 1:55 MIN 14 5 1:01 26 Punt
9 0:39 DEN 21 4 0:39 15 Field Goal
10 11:18 MIN 11 5 2:49 28 Punt
11 6:35 MIN 15 6 3:23 85 Touchdown
12 2:48 MIN 13 6 3:03 24 Punt
13 11:17 MIN 23 4 1:36 77 Touchdown
14 8:52 MIN 20 13 5:46 59 Field Goal
15 1:33 MIN 20 1 0:08 0 Interception

Full Play-By-Play

Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail DEN MIN EPB EPA Win%
1st Quarter
1 DEN 35 Matt Prater kicks off 67 yards, returned by Marcus Sherels for 26 yards (tackle by Kyle McCarthy) 0 0 0 0.54 0.0
1 14:55 1 10 MIN 24 Christian Ponder pass incomplete short right intended for Devin Aromashodu 0 0 0.54 0 54.4
1 14:50 2 10 MIN 24 Joe Webb pass complete short right to Percy Harvin for 8 yards (tackle by Robert Ayers and Mario Haggan). Penalty on Champ Bailey: Roughing the Passer, 15 yards 0 0 0 2.06 60.4
1 14:50 1 10 MIN 47 Penalty on Visanthe Shiancoe: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 0 0 2.06 1.73 59.5
1 14:11 1 15 MIN 42 Toby Gerhart right tackle for 9 yards (tackle by Champ Bailey) 0 0 1.73 2.06 60.4
1 13:36 2 6 DEN 49 Lorenzo Booker up the middle for -3 yards (tackle by Mario Haggan) 0 0 2.06 0.96 57.2
1 12:58 3 9 MIN 48 Christian Ponder pass incomplete short left intended for Visanthe Shiancoe 0 0 0.96 -0.19 53.8
1 12:55 4 9 MIN 48 Chris Kluwe punts 51 yards 0 0 -0.19 0.38 55.5
1 12:44 1 10 DEN 1 Willis McGahee for -1 yards, safety 0 2 -0.38 -2 60.3
1 DEN 20 Britton Colquitt kicks off 66 yards, returned by Marcus Sherels for 21 yards (tackle by David Bruton) 0 2 0 1.27 0.0
1 12:32 1 10 MIN 35 Christian Ponder pass complete short right to Visanthe Shiancoe for 12 yards (tackle by Brian Dawkins) 0 2 1.27 2.06 66.2
1 11:54 1 10 MIN 47 Percy Harvin left end for 5 yards (tackle by D.J. Williams) 0 2 2.06 2.19 66.6
1 11:16 2 5 DEN 48 Toby Gerhart left tackle for 7 yards (tackle by Joe Mays) 0 2 2.19 2.85 68.4
1 10:40 1 10 DEN 41 Christian Ponder pass complete deep middle to Percy Harvin for 18 yards (tackle by Chris Harris) 0 2 2.85 4.04 71.7
1 10:40 1 10 DEN 23 Joe Webb right end for 4 yards (tackle by Quinton Carter) 0 2 4.04 4.05 71.7
1 9:35 2 6 DEN 19 Christian Ponder pass incomplete deep right intended for Kyle Rudolph. Penalty on D.J. Williams: Defensive Pass Interference, 10 yards (no play) 0 2 4.05 5.14 74.6
1 9:27 1 9 DEN 9 Christian Ponder pass complete short middle to Toby Gerhart for no gain 0 2 5.14 4.38 72.7
1 8:54 2 9 DEN 9 Christian Ponder pass complete short right to Toby Gerhart for 1 yard (tackle by Chris Harris) 0 2 4.38 3.58 70.6
1 8:16 3 8 DEN 8 Christian Ponder sacked by Brian Dawkins for -7 yards. Christian Ponder fumbles (forced by Brian Dawkins), recovered by Jason Hunter at DEN-32 (tackle by Phil Loadholt) 0 2 3.58 -2.26 53.4
1 8:04 1 10 50 Tim Tebow pass incomplete short left intended for Demaryius Thomas 0 2 2.26 1.71 55.1
1 8:01 2 10 DEN 50 Willis McGahee left guard for 1 yard (tackle by E.J. Henderson) 0 2 1.71 1.16 56.8
1 7:24 3 9 MIN 49 Tim Tebow pass complete short right to Eddie Royal for 7 yards (tackle by Benny Sapp) 0 2 1.16 0.46 59.0
1 6:43 4 2 MIN 42 Britton Colquitt punts 35 yards 0 2 0.46 0.38 59.2
1 6:32 1 10 MIN 7 Toby Gerhart left guard for 2 yards 0 2 -0.38 -0.63 58.4
1 5:50 2 8 MIN 9 Christian Ponder pass incomplete short right intended for Devin Aromashodu is intercepted by Mario Haggan at MIN-16 and returned for 16 yards, touchdown 6 2 -0.63 -7 41.3
1 Matt Prater kicks extra point good 7 2 0 0 0.0
1 DEN 35 Matt Prater kicks off 70 yards, returned by Marcus Sherels for 30 yards (tackle by Rafael Bush) 7 2 0 0.61 0.0
1 5:38 1 10 MIN 25 Toby Gerhart up the middle for 3 yards (tackle by Elvis Dumervil) 7 2 0.61 0.47 39.6
1 5:04 2 7 MIN 28 Percy Harvin left end for -1 yards (tackle by Mario Haggan) 7 2 0.47 -0.36 36.9
1 4:29 3 8 MIN 27 Christian Ponder sacked by Elvis Dumervil for -4 yards 7 2 -0.36 -1.83 32.4
1 3:59 4 12 MIN 23 Chris Kluwe punts 50 yards, fair catch by Eddie Royal 7 2 -1.83 -0.74 35.5
1 3:51 1 10 DEN 27 Willis McGahee right guard for 8 yards (tackle by Everson Griffen). MIN challenged the fumble ruling, and the play was overturned. Willis McGahee right guard for 8 yards (tackle by Cedric Griffin). Willis McGahee fumbles (forced by Cedric Griffin), recovered by Jamarca Sanford at DEN-36 7 2 0.74 -3.18 48.0
1 3:45 1 10 DEN 36 Christian Ponder pass complete short right to Percy Harvin for 7 yards 7 2 3.18 3.58 49.3
1 3:22 2 3 DEN 29 Christian Ponder pass complete short left to Percy Harvin for 8 yards (tackle by D.J. Williams) 7 2 3.58 4.17 51.3
1 2:47 1 10 DEN 21 Toby Gerhart up the middle for no gain (tackle by Brodrick Bunkley) 7 2 4.17 3.63 49.4
1 2:11 2 10 DEN 21 Christian Ponder pass incomplete deep right intended for Devin Aromashodu 7 2 3.63 2.94 47.1
1 2:04 3 10 DEN 21 Christian Ponder pass complete short right to Toby Gerhart for -1 yards (tackle by Wesley Woodyard and Andre' Goodman) 7 2 2.94 1.99 43.9
1 1:29 4 11 DEN 22 Ryan Longwell 40 yard field goal good 7 5 1.99 3 47.2
1 MIN 35 Ryan Longwell kicks off 73 yards, touchback 7 5 0 0.28 0.0
1 1:24 1 10 DEN 20 Willis McGahee left guard for 7 yards (tackle by Cedric Griffin) 7 5 0.28 0.68 44.9
1 0:55 2 3 DEN 27 Spencer Larsen up the middle for 1 yard (tackle by Jared Allen) 7 5 0.68 0.1 46.8
1 0:09 3 2 DEN 28 Tim Tebow right tackle for 1 yard (tackle by Jamarca Sanford) 7 5 0.1 -1.44 51.9
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail DEN MIN EPB EPA Win%
2nd Quarter
2 15:00 4 1 DEN 29 Britton Colquitt punts 58 yards, returned by Marcus Sherels for 11 yards (tackle by Spencer Larsen) 7 5 -1.44 -0.54 48.9
2 14:49 1 10 MIN 24 Christian Ponder pass complete deep middle to Stephen Burton for 21 yards (tackle by Champ Bailey) 7 5 0.54 1.93 53.6
2 14:10 1 10 MIN 45 Toby Gerhart right guard for 5 yards (tackle by D.J. Williams and Mario Haggan) 7 5 1.93 2.06 54.0
2 13:34 2 5 DEN 50 Christian Ponder pass incomplete short middle intended for Visanthe Shiancoe 7 5 2.06 1.36 51.6
2 13:29 3 5 DEN 50 Christian Ponder pass incomplete. Penalty on Christian Ponder: Intentional Grounding, 15 yards 7 5 1.36 -1.04 43.2
2 13:21 4 20 MIN 35 Chris Kluwe punts 50 yards, returned by Eddie Royal for 6 yards (tackle by Eric Frampton) 7 5 -1.04 -0.34 45.6
2 13:13 1 10 DEN 21 Penalty on Zane Beadles: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 7 5 0.34 -0.22 47.6
2 13:13 1 15 DEN 16 Willis McGahee up the middle for 4 yards (tackle by Mistral Raymond) 7 5 -0.22 -0.34 48.0
2 12:39 2 11 DEN 20 Tim Tebow left end for 7 yards (tackle by Cedric Griffin) 7 5 -0.34 -0.1 47.1
2 11:53 3 4 DEN 27 Tim Tebow pass complete short middle to Lance Ball for 6 yards (tackle by Benny Sapp) 7 5 -0.1 1.14 42.6
2 11:18 1 10 DEN 33 Willis McGahee up the middle for 4 yards (tackle by Brian Robison) 7 5 1.14 1.13 42.6
2 10:47 2 6 DEN 37 Willis McGahee left guard for 2 yards (tackle by E.J. Henderson and Remi Ayodele) 7 5 1.13 0.7 44.0
2 10:07 3 4 DEN 39 Penalty on Orlando Franklin: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 7 5 0.7 0.04 46.2
2 9:46 3 9 DEN 34 Tim Tebow pass complete short left to Demaryius Thomas for 11 yards (tackle by Cedric Griffin). MIN challenged the pass completion ruling, and the play was overturned. Tim Tebow pass incomplete short left intended for Demaryius Thomas 7 5 0.04 -1.11 50.4
2 9:41 4 9 DEN 34 Britton Colquitt punts 58 yards, returned by Marcus Sherels for no gain. Penalty on Mistral Raymond: Offensive Holding, 4 yards 7 5 -1.11 0.38 45.0
2 9:30 1 10 MIN 4 Percy Harvin left guard for -2 yards (tackle by Joe Mays) 7 5 -0.38 -0.93 42.9
2 8:51 2 12 MIN 2 Christian Ponder pass complete short middle to Devin Aromashodu for 20 yards (tackle by Andre' Goodman) 7 5 -0.93 0.41 47.7
2 8:13 1 10 MIN 22 Toby Gerhart up the middle for 1 yard (tackle by Elvis Dumervil and Marcus Thomas) 7 5 0.41 0 46.1
2 7:38 2 9 MIN 23 Toby Gerhart left tackle for 2 yards (tackle by Mario Haggan and D.J. Williams) 7 5 0 -0.43 44.4
2 7:03 3 7 MIN 25 Christian Ponder pass complete short left to Devin Aromashodu for 14 yards (tackle by Wesley Woodyard) 7 5 -0.43 1.53 51.7
2 6:24 1 10 MIN 39 Christian Ponder pass complete short middle to Toby Gerhart for 14 yards (tackle by Mario Haggan and Champ Bailey) 7 5 1.53 2.46 55.2
2 5:46 1 10 DEN 47 Christian Ponder pass incomplete short middle intended for Visanthe Shiancoe (defended by Champ Bailey) 7 5 2.46 1.91 53.1
2 5:40 2 10 DEN 47 Toby Gerhart left guard for -6 yards (tackle by Mario Haggan) 7 5 1.91 0.43 47.4
2 5:04 3 16 MIN 47 Christian Ponder pass complete short left to Devin Aromashodu for 18 yards (tackle by David Bruton) 7 5 0.43 3.25 58.2
2 4:22 1 10 DEN 35 Christian Ponder pass incomplete short left intended for Stephen Burton 7 5 3.25 2.7 56.1
2 4:18 2 10 DEN 35 Toby Gerhart right tackle for 16 yards (tackle by Quinton Carter) 7 5 2.7 4.31 62.2
2 3:40 1 10 DEN 19 Christian Ponder pass complete deep right to Kyle Rudolph for 19 yards, touchdown. Penalty on Quinton Carter: Defensive Pass Interference (Declined). Replay Assistant challenged the pass completion ruling, and the play was upheld. 7 11 4.31 7 68.4
2 Ryan Longwell kicks extra point good 7 12 0 0 0.0
2 MIN 35 Ryan Longwell kicks off 62 yards, returned by Quan Cosby for 18 yards (tackle by Ryan D'Imperio) 7 12 0 0.34 0.0
2 3:28 1 10 DEN 21 Willis McGahee up the middle for 1 yard (tackle by Brian Robison and Remi Ayodele) 7 12 0.34 -0.07 72.1
2 2:50 2 9 DEN 22 Tim Tebow sacked by Remi Ayodele for -10 yards 7 12 -0.07 -2.47 79.7
2 2:18 3 19 DEN 12 Tim Tebow pass complete short left to Lance Ball for 8 yards (tackle by Benny Sapp) 7 12 -2.47 -2.03 78.6
2 2:07 Timeout #1 by Minnesota Vikings 7 12 0 0
2 2:07 4 11 DEN 20 Britton Colquitt punts 59 yards, returned by Marcus Sherels for 3 yards (tackle by Lance Ball). Penalty on Mistral Raymond: Illegal Block Above the Waist, 10 yards 7 12 -2.03 0.28 71.2
2 1:55 1 10 MIN 14 Christian Ponder pass complete short right to Visanthe Shiancoe for 6 yards (tackle by D.J. Williams) 7 12 -0.28 0.15 72.8
2 1:22 2 4 MIN 20 Christian Ponder pass complete short left to Devin Aromashodu for 13 yards (tackle by Andre' Goodman and Mario Haggan) 7 12 0.15 1.14 76.1
2 1:14 Timeout #2 by Minnesota Vikings 7 12 0 0
2 1:14 1 10 MIN 33 Christian Ponder pass incomplete short right intended for Devin Aromashodu 7 12 1.14 0.59 74.4
2 1:10 2 10 MIN 33 Christian Ponder pass complete short left to Toby Gerhart for 7 yards 7 12 0.59 0.83 75.2
2 1:05 3 3 MIN 40 Christian Ponder pass incomplete short left intended for Devin Aromashodu (defended by Andre' Goodman) 7 12 0.83 -0.72 69.9
2 1:02 4 3 MIN 40 Chris Kluwe punts 60 yards, touchback 7 12 -0.72 -0.28 71.5
2 0:54 1 10 DEN 20 Tim Tebow pass complete short left to Eric Decker for 8 yards (tackle by Cedric Griffin) 7 12 0.28 0.81 69.6
2 0:47 2 2 DEN 28 Tim Tebow sacked by Jared Allen for -5 yards. Tim Tebow fumbles (forced by Jared Allen), recovered by Jared Allen at DEN-22 and returned for 1 yards. Replay Assistant challenged the fumble ruling, and the play was upheld. 7 12 0.81 -4.17 84.9
2 0:39 1 10 DEN 21 Christian Ponder pass complete short middle to Visanthe Shiancoe for 6 yards (tackle by Chris Harris) 7 12 4.17 4.55 85.8
2 0:18 2 4 DEN 15 Christian Ponder pass complete short left to Devin Aromashodu for 9 yards (tackle by Andre' Goodman) 7 12 4.55 5.83 88.7
2 0:08 Timeout #3 by Minnesota Vikings 7 12 0 0
2 0:08 1 6 DEN 6 Christian Ponder pass incomplete short right intended for Joe Webb 7 12 5.83 4.95 86.9
2 0:03 2 6 DEN 6 Ryan Longwell 25 yard field goal good 7 15 4.95 3 82.1
End of Half71500
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail DEN MIN EPB EPA Win%
3rd Quarter
3 MIN 35 Ryan Longwell kicks off 66 yards, returned by Quan Cosby for 23 yards (tackle by Larry Dean) 7 15 0 0.41 0.0
3 14:56 1 10 DEN 22 Tim Tebow pass complete short middle to Eric Decker for 17 yards (tackle by Mistral Raymond) 7 15 0.41 1.53 77.6
3 14:29 1 10 DEN 39 Willis McGahee up the middle for 11 yards (tackle by E.J. Henderson) 7 15 1.53 2.26 75.4
3 14:04 1 10 50 Willis McGahee up the middle for 14 yards (tackle by Cedric Griffin and Chad Greenway) 7 15 2.26 3.18 72.3
3 13:36 1 10 MIN 36 Willis McGahee left tackle for 9 yards (tackle by Chad Greenway and E.J. Henderson) 7 15 3.18 3.85 70.0
3 13:09 2 1 MIN 27 Willis McGahee up the middle for no gain (tackle by E.J. Henderson) 7 15 3.85 3.14 72.7
3 12:37 3 1 MIN 27 Lance Ball up the middle for 5 yards (tackle by E.J. Henderson and Chad Greenway) 7 15 3.14 4.11 69.2
3 12:10 1 10 MIN 22 Tim Tebow pass incomplete short middle intended for Eric Decker 7 15 4.11 3.56 71.4
3 12:05 2 10 MIN 22 Willis McGahee up the middle for 1 yard (tackle by Remi Ayodele) 7 15 3.56 3.01 73.4
3 11:24 3 9 MIN 21 Tim Tebow pass complete deep left to Demaryius Thomas for 21 yards, touchdown 13 15 3.01 7 61.7
3 Matt Prater kicks extra point good 14 15 0 0 0.0
3 DEN 35 Matt Prater kicks off 70 yards, returned by Marcus Sherels for 16 yards (tackle by Jonathan Wilhite) 14 15 0 -0.37 0.0
3 11:12 1 10 MIN 11 Percy Harvin right guard for 4 yards (tackle by Chris Harris) 14 15 -0.37 -0.43 55.5
3 10:36 2 6 MIN 15 Christian Ponder pass complete short middle to Devin Aromashodu for 16 yards (tackle by D.J. Williams) 14 15 -0.43 1 61.8
3 10:03 1 10 MIN 31 Toby Gerhart left end for no gain (tackle by Mario Haggan) 14 15 1 0.46 59.5
3 9:27 2 10 MIN 31 Christian Ponder pass incomplete deep middle intended for Devin Aromashodu 14 15 0.46 -0.23 56.4
3 9:21 3 10 MIN 31 Christian Ponder pass complete short left to Lorenzo Booker for 8 yards (tackle by Brian Dawkins and Wesley Woodyard) 14 15 -0.23 -0.78 53.8
3 8:38 4 2 MIN 39 Chris Kluwe punts 45 yards, returned by Eddie Royal for 6 yards (tackle by Brandon Burton) 14 15 -0.78 -0.41 55.6
3 8:29 1 10 DEN 22 Willis McGahee left guard for 1 yard (tackle by Everson Griffen) 14 15 0.41 0 57.5
3 7:59 2 9 DEN 23 Willis McGahee right end for 8 yards (tackle by Benny Sapp) 14 15 0 0.37 55.7
3 7:24 3 1 DEN 31 Willis McGahee right guard for no gain (tackle by E.J. Henderson) 14 15 0.37 -1.31 63.6
3 6:43 4 1 DEN 31 Britton Colquitt punts 54 yards, fair catch by Marcus Sherels 14 15 -1.31 0.22 56.5
3 6:35 1 10 MIN 15 Lorenzo Booker up the middle for 6 yards (tackle by Marcus Thomas) 14 15 -0.22 0.21 58.6
3 5:59 2 4 MIN 21 Percy Harvin left end for 13 yards (tackle by Elvis Dumervil and D.J. Williams) 14 15 0.21 1.2 63.4
3 5:15 1 10 MIN 34 Toby Gerhart up the middle for 14 yards (tackle by Quinton Carter) 14 15 1.2 2.13 67.9
3 4:38 1 10 MIN 48 Christian Ponder pass incomplete deep middle intended for Devin Aromashodu 14 15 2.13 1.58 65.5
3 4:33 2 10 MIN 48 Christian Ponder pass complete deep right to Joe Webb for 28 yards (tackle by Chris Harris). Penalty on Joe Webb: Offensive Pass Interference, 10 yards (no play) 14 15 1.58 0.23 58.8
3 4:06 2 20 MIN 38 Christian Ponder pass complete short right to Toby Gerhart for 10 yards (tackle by D.J. Williams) 14 15 0.23 0.89 62.2
3 3:22 3 10 MIN 48 Christian Ponder pass complete short left to Percy Harvin for 52 yards, touchdown 14 21 0.89 7 84.1
3 Ryan Longwell kicks extra point good 14 22 0 0 0.0
3 MIN 35 Ryan Longwell kicks off 69 yards, returned by Quan Cosby for 63 yards (tackle by Ryan Longwell) 14 22 0 2.85 0.0
3 3:03 1 10 MIN 41 Tim Tebow pass complete short left to Demaryius Thomas for 41 yards, touchdown 20 22 2.85 7 63.0
3 Matt Prater kicks extra point good 21 22 0 0 0.0
3 DEN 35 Matt Prater kicks off 70 yards, returned by Marcus Sherels for 18 yards (tackle by Wesley Woodyard) 21 22 0 -0.32 0.0
3 2:44 1 10 MIN 13 Christian Ponder pass complete short left to Percy Harvin for 4 yards (tackle by Mario Haggan) 21 22 -0.32 -0.3 56.2
3 2:10 2 6 MIN 17 Toby Gerhart left guard for 3 yards (tackle by Brian Dawkins) 21 22 -0.3 -0.59 54.6
3 1:29 3 3 MIN 20 Christian Ponder pass complete short left to Visanthe Shiancoe for 12 yards (tackle by Wesley Woodyard) 21 22 -0.59 1.07 63.7
3 1:06 1 10 MIN 32 Toby Gerhart up the middle for 5 yards (tackle by Mario Haggan) 21 22 1.07 1.2 64.5
3 0:33 2 5 MIN 37 Toby Gerhart up the middle for no gain (tackle by Brian Dawkins) 21 22 1.2 0.5 60.8
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail DEN MIN EPB EPA Win%
4th Quarter
4 15:00 3 5 MIN 37 Christian Ponder pass incomplete 21 22 0.5 -0.91 52.7
4 14:56 4 5 MIN 37 Chris Kluwe punts 41 yards, muffed catch by Matt Willis, recovered by Chris Harris and returned for no gain 21 22 -0.91 -0.41 55.7
4 14:45 1 10 DEN 22 Willis McGahee left guard for 17 yards (tackle by Chad Greenway) 21 22 0.41 1.53 49.0
4 14:16 1 10 DEN 39 Willis McGahee right tackle for 7 yards (tackle by Jamarca Sanford). Penalty on Daniel Fells: Offensive Holding, 10 yards (no play) 21 22 1.53 0.87 52.9
4 13:52 1 20 DEN 29 Lance Ball up the middle for 1 yard (tackle by E.J. Henderson) 21 22 0.87 -0.23 59.6
4 13:16 2 19 DEN 30 Tim Tebow up the middle for 7 yards (tackle by Benny Sapp) 21 22 -0.23 0.04 58.1
4 12:30 3 12 DEN 37 Tim Tebow pass complete short right to Matt Willis for 6 yards (tackle by E.J. Henderson). Penalty on Ryan Clady: Illegal Use of Hands, 10 yards (no play) 21 22 0.04 -1.29 66.4
4 12:06 3 22 DEN 27 Lance Ball right guard for 7 yards (tackle by Chad Greenway and Christian Ballard) 21 22 -1.29 -1.11 65.5
4 11:26 4 15 DEN 34 Britton Colquitt punts 43 yards, fair catch by Marcus Sherels 21 22 -1.11 -0.48 61.8
4 11:17 1 10 MIN 23 Christian Ponder pass incomplete deep left intended for Devin Aromashodu. Penalty on Andre' Goodman: Defensive Pass Interference, 13 yards (no play) 21 22 0.48 1.33 67.2
4 11:13 1 10 MIN 36 Toby Gerhart right tackle for 9 yards (tackle by Brodrick Bunkley) 21 22 1.33 2.01 71.4
4 10:36 2 1 MIN 45 Toby Gerhart left guard for 7 yards (tackle by Joe Mays and Brodrick Bunkley) 21 22 2.01 2.39 74.0
4 9:57 1 10 DEN 48 Christian Ponder pass incomplete short middle intended for Devin Aromashodu (defended by Brian Dawkins) 21 22 2.39 1.85 71.3
4 9:53 2 10 DEN 48 Christian Ponder pass complete short middle to Percy Harvin for 48 yards, touchdown 21 28 1.85 7 90.7
4 Ryan Longwell kicks extra point good 21 29 0 0 0.0
4 MIN 35 Ryan Longwell kicks off 59 yards, returned by Quan Cosby for 28 yards (tackle by Ryan Longwell) 21 29 0 1.2 0.0
4 9:35 1 10 DEN 34 Tim Tebow pass complete deep left to Demaryius Thomas for 42 yards (tackle by Jamarca Sanford) 21 29 1.2 3.97 78.5
4 9:01 1 10 MIN 24 Willis McGahee right guard for 24 yards, touchdown 27 29 3.97 7 66.5
4 Two Point Attempt: Tim Tebow right guard, conversion succeeds 29 29 0 1 0.0
4 DEN 35 Matt Prater kicks off 70 yards, touchback 29 29 0 0.28 0.0
4 8:52 1 10 MIN 20 Christian Ponder pass complete short middle to Toby Gerhart for 8 yards (tackle by D.J. Williams and Mario Haggan) 29 29 0.28 0.81 57.9
4 8:18 2 2 MIN 28 Christian Ponder pass complete short left to Percy Harvin for 11 yards (tackle by Andre' Goodman) 29 29 0.81 1.53 63.5
4 7:45 1 10 MIN 39 Christian Ponder pass incomplete short right intended for Devin Aromashodu. Penalty on Phil Loadholt: Offensive Holding, 10 yards (no play) 29 29 1.53 0.87 58.7
4 7:38 1 20 MIN 29 Toby Gerhart left guard for 7 yards (tackle by Andre' Goodman) 29 29 0.87 0.58 56.3
4 7:05 2 13 MIN 36 Toby Gerhart left guard for 6 yards (tackle by Robert Ayers and Ryan McBean) 29 29 0.58 0.7 57.5
4 6:30 3 7 MIN 42 Christian Ponder for 12 yards 29 29 0.7 2.52 72.6
4 5:58 1 10 DEN 46 Christian Ponder pass complete short middle to Toby Gerhart for 3 yards (tackle by Mario Haggan) 29 29 2.52 2.38 72.3
4 5:21 2 7 DEN 43 Toby Gerhart left tackle for no gain (tackle by Joe Mays) 29 29 2.38 1.68 67.3
4 4:43 3 7 DEN 43 Christian Ponder pass complete short left to Stephen Burton for 17 yards (tackle by Andre' Goodman) 29 29 1.68 3.84 85.1
4 4:00 1 10 DEN 26 Toby Gerhart up the middle for 1 yard. Penalty on Brodrick Bunkley: Illegal Use of Hands, 5 yards 29 29 3.84 4.24 89.2
4 3:54 1 10 DEN 20 Christian Ponder pass incomplete short left intended for Devin Aromashodu 29 29 4.24 3.69 86.3
4 3:47 2 10 DEN 20 Christian Ponder sacked by Ryan McBean for -1 yards 29 29 3.69 2.87 80.7
4 3:15 3 11 DEN 21 Christian Ponder pass incomplete 29 29 2.87 2.06 75.0
4 3:10 4 11 DEN 21 Ryan Longwell 39 yard field goal good 29 32 2.06 3 83.7
4 MIN 35 Ryan Longwell kicks off 73 yards, touchback 29 32 0 0.28 0.0
4 3:06 1 10 DEN 20 Tim Tebow pass incomplete deep right intended for Eric Decker 29 32 0.28 -0.27 86.0
4 2:59 2 10 DEN 20 Tim Tebow pass complete short middle to Matt Willis for 12 yards (tackle by Cedric Griffin) 29 32 -0.27 1.07 74.5
4 2:51 1 10 DEN 32 Tim Tebow pass complete deep right to Demaryius Thomas for 40 yards (tackle by Jamarca Sanford) 29 32 1.07 3.71 41.5
4 2:43 1 10 MIN 28 Willis McGahee right tackle for 4 yards (tackle by Chad Greenway) 29 32 3.71 3.71 41.3
4 2:00 2 6 MIN 24 Willis McGahee up the middle for -4 yards (tackle by Benny Sapp) 29 32 3.71 2.48 59.0
4 1:44 Timeout #1 by Minnesota Vikings 29 32 0 0
4 1:44 3 10 MIN 28 Tim Tebow pass incomplete deep left intended for Demaryius Thomas 29 32 2.48 1.59 73.3
4 1:38 4 10 MIN 28 Matt Prater 46 yard field goal good 32 32 1.59 3 50.7
4 DEN 35 Matt Prater kicks off 74 yards, touchback 32 32 0 0.28 0.0
4 1:33 1 10 MIN 20 Christian Ponder pass incomplete short left intended for Percy Harvin is intercepted by Andre' Goodman at MIN-35 and returned for 20 yards 32 32 0.28 -4.58 2.0
4 1:25 1 10 MIN 15 Lance Ball up the middle for no gain (tackle by E.J. Henderson) 32 32 4.58 3.95 3.3
4 1:20 Timeout #2 by Minnesota Vikings 32 32 0 0
4 1:20 2 10 MIN 15 Lance Ball right tackle for 11 yards (tackle by E.J. Henderson) 32 32 3.95 6.28 0.1
4 1:12 Timeout #3 by Minnesota Vikings 32 32 0 0
4 1:12 1 4 MIN 4 Lance Ball up the middle for 2 yards (tackle by Letroy Guion and Christian Ballard) 32 32 6.28 5.72 0.2
4 0:28 2 2 MIN 2 Lance Ball up the middle for -1 yards (tackle by Jared Allen and Christian Ballard) 32 32 5.72 4.72 0.0
4 0:13 Timeout #1 by Denver Broncos 32 32 0 0
4 0:13 3 3 MIN 3 Tim Tebow left guard for -2 yards (tackle by E.J. Henderson) 32 32 4.72 3.01 0.0
4 0:02 Timeout #2 by Denver Broncos 32 32 0 0
4 0:02 4 5 MIN 5 Matt Prater 23 yard field goal good 35 32 3.01 3 0.0
End of Regulation353200
Scoring plays are highlighted in green and accepted penalties are highlighted in gray, while changes of possession are denoted by a bold line. Expected points before and after are relative to the team possessing the ball at the start of the play (though kickoffs are assumed to be in possession of the receiving team).