Game of the Year? 👀

11/14/2022 Game of the Year? 👀

By: Jeff Yoder

Vikings Erase 17-Point Deficit to Stun Bills in Overtime Thriller (33-30, OT); WR Justin Jefferson Makes Catch of the Year

Game of the year? Better believe it. Week 10 had a number of epic showdowns on Sunday, but the Vikings-Bills thriller was next level. Buffalo held a 27-10 lead in the third quarter before Minnesota stormed back. The Vikings scored two touchdowns before QB Kirk Cousins engineered an epic two-minute drill drive where WR Justin Jefferson hauled in the catch of the year — a one-handed snatch at the summit. The Vikings got stuffed on the 1-yard-line in the final minute, but turned around and secured a fumble-recovery touchdown on the next play to take a 30-27 lead. The Bills kicked a game-tying field goal to end regulation (30-30), but Vikings kicker Greg Joseph kicked a 33-yard go-ahead field goal before Minnesota picked off Josh Allen to seal the win (33-30). After all was said and done, Minnesota ended the game on a 23-3 scoring run to improve to 8-1 and hand the Bills (6-3) their second straight loss.


Play of the Year

Vikings WR Justin Jefferson Makes Catch of the Year


Watch: Vikings Shock Bills in OT Thriller (33-30, OT)


Other Week 10 Storylines


Saturday’s 1st Sunday: Welcome to the NFL, Jeff Saturday! The Colts new head coach won his debut over the Raiders (25-20) thanks to a pass break-up in the end zone on the final play. RB Jonathan Taylor ran for 147 yards and a touchdown, and Saturday is 1-0.


Go Pack Go: The Packers edged the Cowboys (31-28, OT) in a shootout between Dak Prescott and Aaron Rodgers. Both quarterbacks threw three touchdowns apiece, but it was Rodgers who led the Packers to 17 unanswered in the 4th quarter and got the win over his old coach, Mike McCarthy.


A Lions Win Streak?: After a horrific 1-6 start, the Lions won their second straight game by escaping the Bears (31-30) despite QB Justin Fields throwing and rushing for over 300 yards and 4 TDs. It’s Detroit’s first two-game win streak since October 2020.


All Week 10 Scores & Highlights

49ers def. Chargers (22-16) | Bucs def. Seahawks (21-16) | Vikings def. Bills (33-30, OT) | Lions def. Bears (31-30) | Titans def. Broncos (17-10) | Chiefs def. Jaguars (27-17) | Dolphins def. Browns (39-17) | Giants def. Texans (24-16) | Steelers def. Saints (20-10) | Colts def. Raiders (25-20) | Packers def. Cowboys (31-28) | Cardinals def. Rams (27-17) | Panthers def. Falcons (25-15)


Monday Night Football

Commanders at Eagles (8:15 pm ET)


Additional Storylines

SI: MMQB Hands Out Best NFL Week 10 Performances

NFL: Week 10: What We Learned From Sunday’s Games

CBS Sports: NFL Week 10 Grades: Vikings, Bucs & Dolphins Come Up Aces


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