Our Head-to-Head feature is based on season stats. Check marks were given to the team with a higher ranking for that particular category.

Vikings Average Team Rankings Texans
18.2 Total Offense 13.9
17.0 Total Defense 12.7
24.8 Passing Offense 18.3
16.0 Passing Defense 15.7
13.5 Rushing Offense 9.5
22.3 Rushing Defense 9.2
21.8 Receiving Offense 21.8
12.2 Receiving Defense 18.2
22.3 Punting 11.8
12.5 Return 18.3
26.2 Kicking 16.5

Total Offense Vikings Texans
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Points/Game 20.3 21 23.3 14
Total Yds/Game 315.5 27 344.6 17
Giveaways 20 8 22 11
Total 1st Downs 288 27 313 18
3rd Down Efficiency 38.9% 22 38.7% 12
4th Down Efficiency 50.0% 19 58.8% 2
Total TDs 29 26 34 18
Scoring Efficiency 33.0% 21 33.5% 19
3 and Out Drives 32 8 46 25
Penalties 100 10 94 8
Penalty Yds 836 11 834 9
Avg Total Off. Rank 18.2 13.9

Total Defense Vikings Texans
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Opp. Points/Game 21.4 11 19.2 7
Opp. Total Yds/Game 344.7 14 348.2 16
Takeaways 19 25 34 1
Opp. Total 1st Downs 321 19 329 22
Opp. 3rd Down Efficiency 41.5% 25 33.9% 5
Opp. 4th Down Efficiency 64.3% 24 35.3% 18
Opp. Total TDs 36 13 34 9
Opp. Scoring Efficiency 34.1% 17 27.1% 1
Opp. 3 and Out Drives 36 21 39 13
Opp. Penalties 112 8 99 23
Opp. Penalty Yds 938 10 786 25
Avg Total Def. Rank 17.0 12.7

Passing Offense Vikings Texans
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Total Attempts 517 22 485 30
Total Completions 322 23 295 28
Completion Pct. 62.3 18 60.8 22
Passing Yds/Game 222.9 24 216.3 27
Yds/Attempts 6.90 25 7.13 17
Passing TDs 17 29 22 17
INTs Thrown 18 26 13 14
QB Rating 79.2 27 86.4 17
Passing 1st Downs 171 25 171 24
Sacks Allowed 51 28 26 4
Sacks Yds Allowed 322 26 108 1
Avg Passing Off. Rank 24.8 18.3

Passing Defense Vikings Texans
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Opp. Total Attempts 534 5 619 31
Opp. Total Completions 353 19 363 22
Opp. Completion Pct. 66.1 27 58.6 4
Opp. Passing Yds/Game 236.8 8 258.8 20
Opp. Yds/Attempts 7.10 14 6.69 7
Opp. Passing TDs 26 18 28 22
Interceptions 13 19 20 3
Opp. QB Rating 92.8 23 80.4 5
Opp. Passing 1st Downs 189 10 206 25
Sacks 41 12 38 19
Sacks Yds 217 21 251 15
Avg Passing Def. Rank 16.0 15.7

Rushing Offense Vikings Texans
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Total Attempts 413 18 551 1
Rushing Yds/Game 112.8 14 135.1 5
Yds/Carry 4.4 12 3.9 22
Rushing TDs 12 16 12 14
Rushing 1st Downs 90 18 108 7
Rushing Fumbles 3 3 6 8
Avg Rushing Off. Rank 13.5 9.5

Rushing Defense Vikings Texans
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Opp. Total Attempts 450 25 420 13
Opp. Rushing Yds/Game 121.4 25 105.1 10
Opp. Yds/Carry 4.3 24 4.0 8
Opp. Rushing TDs 10 12 6 2
Opp. Rushing 1st Downs 100 21 89 16
Opp. Rushing Fumbles 4 27 10 6
Avg Rushing Def. Rank 22.3 9.2

Receiving Offense Vikings Texans
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Receptions 322 23 295 28
Receiving Yds/Game 222.9 24 216.3 27
Yds/Reception 11.1 23 11.7 13
Receiving TDs 17 29 22 17
Receiving 1st Downs 171 25 171 24
Receiving Fumbles 3 7 6 22
Avg Receiving Off. Rank 21.8 21.8

Receiving Defense Vikings Texans
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Opp. Receptions 353 19 363 22
Opp. Receiving Yds/Game 236.8 8 258.8 20
Opp. Yds/Receptions 10.7 5 11.4 15
Opp. Receiving TDs 26 18 28 22
Opp. Receiving 1st Downs 189 9 206 25
Opp. Receiving Fumbles 5 14 7 5
Avg Receiving Def. Rank 12.2 18.2

Punting Stats Vikings Texans
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Punts 75 14 83 7
Punting Yds 3318 16 3847 5
Punting Average 43.7 24 45.8 11
Inside 20 21 27 27 13
Touchbacks 6 12 10 1
Blocked 1 19 1 13
Net Punting Average 38.7 22 38.7 21
Avg Punting Stats Rank 22.3 11.8

Return Stats Vikings Texans
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Kick Returns 54 3 20 32
Kick Return Yds 1173 6 422 31
Kick Returns for TD 0 19 0 7
Punt Returns 27 25 34 14
Punt Return Yds 297 10 208 25
Punt Returns for TD 0 12 0 1
Avg Returns Stats Rank 12.5 18.3

Kicking Stats Vikings Texans
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Extra Points Made 29 27 40 14
Extra Points Pct. 29/29 100.0 27 40/40 100.0 14
Field Goals Made 26 16 30 6
Field Goal Pct. 26/35, 74.3 16 30/35, 85.7 7
FG 1-19 2/2, 100.0 2 0/0, 0 11
FG 20-29 4/5, 80.0 29 6/7, 85.7 23
FG 30-39 8/10, 80.0 18 13/15, 86.7 2
FG 40-49 7/9, 0 15 7/8, 0 12
FG 50+ 5/9, 55.6 7 4/5, 80.0 10
Avg Kicking Stats Rank 26.2 16.5

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