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Vikings Win Metrodome Finale

Vikings Win Metrodome Finale

Cordarrelle Patterson had touchdown on the ground and a reception as the Vikings defeated the Lions 14-13 in the final game at the Metrodome.  Patterson had a 50-yard run in the first quarter and an eight-yard reception six minutes into the fourth to put Minnesota up for good.  Matt Cassel threw for 189 yards with the TD and a pick for the Vikings, who finish the season at 5-10-and-1.

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