Game Notes: Vikings 10, Raiders 6

Posted Aug 8, 2014

• The Vikings are now 4-1 vs. Oakland in the preseason.

• The Vikings are now 28-25-1 in preseason openers.  The last time the Vikings started 1-0 in the preseason was 2010.

Mike Zimmer joins Bud Grant (1967), Les Steckel (1984), Jerry Burns (1986), and Dennis Green (1992) as the only Head Coaches in team history to each win their first NFL preseason game.

Gerald Hodges becomes the first Vikings player to block a field goal in a preseason game since Corey Miller vs. Cleveland, 8/21/1999.