MINNESOTA (10-7) at DETROIT (4-12)
1 p.m. EDT, Fox
OPENING LINE -- Lions by 3.
RECORD VS. SPREAD -- Minnesota 9-8, Detroit 6-10.
SERIES RECORD -- Vikings lead 68-33-2.
LAST MEETING -- Vikings beat Lions 34-24 on Nov. 11, 2012.
AP PRO32 RANKING -- Vikings No. 16; Lions No. 19.
VIKINGS OFFENSE -- OVERALL (20), RUSH (2), PASS (31)
VIKINGS DEFENSE -- OVERALL (16), RUSH (11), PASS (24)
LIONS OFFENSE -- OVERALL (3), RUSH (23), PASS (2)
LIONS DEFENSE -- OVERALL (13), RUSH (16), PASS (14)
STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES -- Vikings RB Adrian Peterson was 2012 AP MVP, rushing for 2,097 yards. His seven games with at least 150 yards rushing tied Earl Campbell's single-season record. ... Detroit WR Calvin Johnson set NFL record with 1,964 yards receiving. ... Lions lost final eight games of regular season, while Vikings won last four to make playoffs. ... Two big names make debuts for new teams in this game -- Vikings WR Greg Jennings and Lions RB Reggie Bush. ... Detroit QB Matthew Stafford set NFL single-season record with 727 pass attempts. He threw for 4,967 yards, becoming one of three players in league history to throw for at least 10,000 yards in two-year span. ... Vikings went 7-1 last season when QB Christian Ponder did not throw an interception. ... Only 33.7 percent of Detroit's plays last season were rushing plays, lowest percentage in league. ... Minnesota allowed opposing passers to post rating of 112.5 on first down, worst mark in NFL in that situation. ... Vikings allowed 38 drives of at least 10 plays, most in league. Lions ranked third in that category offensively with 37. ... Minnesota DE Jared Allen had sixth consecutive 10-sack season. Has NFL-best 117 sacks since entering league in 2004. ... Vikings K Blair Walsh set single-season record with 10 FGs of at least 50 yards. ... Detroit's Ndamukong Suh has 22 sacks in career, second most by DT since 2010. Fellow DT Nick Fairley had four sacks in final five games last year.