HARRISON SMITH, Vikings safety

Rookie led the team with seven unassisted tackles. Had a sack, forced fumble and a near-interception.

BLAIR WALSH, Vikings kicker

Rookie tied team record with 56-yard field goal. Set NFL record with his ninth from 50 yards or longer.

ANTOINE WINFIELD, Vikings cornerback

Had a sack, two tackles for losses, and broke up a pass as the Vikings stifled Houston QB Matt Schaub.