Game time: Sunday, Dec. 10, 1972, 2 p.m.
Stadium: Metropolitan Stadium, Minneapolis
Weather: -2 degrees, wind 11 mph, wind chill -19
Score: Green Bay Packers 23, Minnesota Vikings 7
Coach: Dan Devine
Season record: 10-4, 1st NFC Central Division, Lost Divisional Round 3-16 vs. Washington Redskins
Game notes: The Vikings were the first to score with a 1-yard rush from tight end Stu Voight in the second quarter, but were then held scoreless for the rest of the game and managed only nine first downs and 144 total yards. ... Green Bay QB Scott Hunter made only 14 pass attempts, completing seven of them for 74 yards, one interception and a 1-yard rushing touchdown. ... Packers running back "Big John" Brockington rumbled for 114 yards on 25 rush attempts and second running back MacArthur Lane ran for another 99 yards on 19 attempts and scored a touchdown. ... Vikings QB Fran Tarkenton went 11-21-118 with three interceptions, twice by rookie LCB Willie Buchanon.