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Houston Texans at Minnesota Vikings | Sept. 22, 2024

The Vikings will see several familiar faces when the Texans come to town.

WEEK 3 • SUN 09/22 • 12:00 PM CDT

Houston Texans 0-0

Minnesota Vikings 0-0

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History: Minnesota Vikings vs. Houston Texans

  • All-Time Record: The Vikings are 5-0 all-time against the Texans. Minnesota's home record against Houston is 2-0.
  • Series Notes: The Vikings have scored 23-plus points against the Texans in each of the teams' five matchups.
  • Current Streak: Minnesota has won all five games against Houston.
  • Last time in Minnesota: Vikings won 31-13 on Oct. 9, 2016

Facts to Know

Houston Texans

  • Head Coach DeMeco Ryans is in his second season at the helm in Houston. Last season, he led the Texans to a 10-7 regular season, AFC South title and a postseason appearance.
  • Houston acquired former Vikings WR Stefon Diggs from Buffalo via trade this offseason; the team also signed former Vikings pass rusher Danielle Hunter in free agency. Former Vikings CB Kris Boyd and QB Case Keenum also are returning with Houston this season.
  • QB C.J. Stroud impressed as a rookie last season; he was 319-of-499 passing for 4,108 yards, 23 touchdowns and just five interceptions.

Minnesota Vikings

  • The Vikings signed former Texans LB Blake Cashman, OLB Jonathan Greenard and CB Shaq Griffin during free agency.
  • Minnesota ranked fifth in the NFL last season with 256.4 passing yards per game.
  • Safety Camryn Bynum led the Vikings with 137 total tackles last season.