Vikings win at home, 34-20 over Detroit

The Minnesota Vikings hosted the Detroit Lions at U.S. Bank Stadium on Sunday, November 8, 2020. (Top photo by Elizabeth Flores) 

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Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook (33) scored on a 70 yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter.
Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook (33) broke away for a 70-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter.
Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook got a giant hug from the running backs coach Kennedy Polamalu after his 70-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter.
Minnesota Vikings outside linebacker Eric Wilson (50) celebrated his third quarter interception with free safety Anthony Harris (41).
Minnesota Vikings linebacker Eric Kendricks (54) intercepted a pass in the third quarter.
Minnesota Vikings middle linebacker Eric Kendricks intercepted the ball intended for Detroit Lions tight end T.J. Hockenson in the end zone in the third quarter.
Minnesota Vikings running back Ameer Abdullah hurdled Detroit Lions free safety Will Harris into the end zone for a touchdown in the second quarter.
Minnesota Vikings running back Ameer Abdullah (31) beat Detroit Lions free safety Will Harris (25) to the corner for second quarter touchdown.
Minnesota Vikings running back Ameer Abdullah (31) celebrated with teammates after scoring on a 22-yard catch and run in the second quarter.
Minnesota Vikings tight end Irv Smith (84) celebrated his third quarter touchdown with Adam Thielen (19) and Justin Jefferson (18).
Austin Bryant (94) of the Detroit Lions blocked a punt by Minnesota Vikings Britton Colquitt (2) in the third quarter.
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen made a grab for a first down despite defensive coverage from Detroit Lions cornerback Jeff Okudah, left, and Detroit Lions strong safety Duron Harmon in the first quarter.
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Justin Jefferson (18) caught a deep pass over Detroit Lions cornerback Amani Oruwariye (24) in the third quarter.
Detroit Lions cornerback Amani Oruwariye (24) got called for pass interference as he broke up a touch down throw meant for Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Justin Jefferson (18) in the third quarter.
Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook (33) cut through the Detroit Lions defense as he rushed the ball in the second quarter.
Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook (33) dove into the end zone for a touchdown in the first quarter.
Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford (9) was sacked by Minnesota Vikings defensive tackle Shamar Stephen (93) in the first quarter.
Detroit Lions fullback Jason Cabinda (45) was tackled by Minnesota Vikings outside linebacker Eric Wilson (50) in the second quarter.
Detroit Lions running back Adrian Peterson was stopped in the third quarter.
Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook ran for yards in the second quarter.
Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook (33) scored in the firs quarter over Detroit Lions strong safety Duron Harmon (26).
Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook (33) and Detroit Lions running back Adrian Peterson (28) spoke at the end of the game.
Former Minnesota Vikings players Detroit Lions running back Adrian Peterson, left, and Everson Griffen on the field before the game.
Former Minnesota Vikings player, now Detroit Lions defensive end Everson Griffen (98), greeted his former head coach Mike Zimmer at the end of the fourth quarter.
A cut-out of Randy Moss got carried down into the stands to be placed in a seat before the game.
Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook (33) spoke to teammates after pregame warm ups.
Star Tribune sports columnist Sid Hartman was recognized as the Honorary Captain of the game.
Former Minnesota Vikings linebacker Matt Blair was honored before the game.