THE LIONS DO IT AGAIN

The Vikings have lost five of their seven games against the Lions in the Mike Zimmer era, and Sunday’s defeat was the fourth of those games to be decided by a touchdown or less. Here’s a look at the Vikings’ losses against the Lions since Zimmer became head coach:

Date Site Result

Oct. 12, 2014 TCF Bank Stadium 17-3

Dec. 14, 2014 Ford Field 16-14

Nov. 6, 2016 U.S. Bank Stadium 22-16

Nov. 24, 2016 Ford Field 16-13

Oct. 1, 2017 U.S. Bank Stadium 14-7