Dalvin Cook has an historic performance, in the biggest Vikings rivalry games and he did it at the most iconic stadiums!
Here's Cook's numbers:
30 carries / 163 yards / 3 TDs - Rushing!
2 Receptions / 63 yards / 1 TD - Receiving!
4 TDs & 226 All Purpose Yards!
How Dalvin's day vs The Packers is historic.....
Dalvin Cook is the first Viking to have a 4 TDs game since Ahmad Rahsad did it in 1979! Chuck Foreman also had 4 touchdowns in one game in 1975. Only three Vikings have now achieved a 4 TD day.
#33 Dalvin Cook is THE ONLY PLAYER in NFL history to score 4 TDs on the first 4 team possessions!
Cook became the first player to score a touchdown on each of his team's first four possessions of a game since the NFL-AFL merger in 1970!
Dalvin Cook's 652 yards is 2nd only to Tennessee Titans RB Derrick Henry's 775 yards through 8 weeks of the 2020 season.
Cook's 10 TDs tops rushers in NFL!
Dalvin's 11 combined TDs tops all players in 2020 (non quarterbacks)......
He has more TDs than 4 starting quarterbacks!
Phillip Rivers (Colts) 10 TDs
Teddy Bridgewater (Panthers) 10 TDs
Nick Foles (Bears) 9 TDs
Cam Newton (Patriots) 8 TDs