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12-04-2007, 05:28 AM
Aundrae Allison's 103-yard kickoff return for a touchdown one for the Minnesota Vikings' record books (http://www.twincities.com/vikings/ci_7619797)

Pioneer Press

Article Last Updated: 12/02/2007 11:36:23 PM CST

Aundrae Allison said he never gave it a second thought.

Standing 3 yards deep in his end zone Sunday, with his team sitting on a 14-10 lead, the Vikings' rookie wide receiver said there was never a chance he was going to take a knee on Jason Hanson's second-quarter kickoff....

12-04-2007, 06:48 AM
From close to runaway: Allison's 14 seconds of fame (http://www.startribune.com/vikings/story/1587269.html)

Detroit closed to within four points with almost 10 minutes to go in the first half. Then the rookie returned the kickoff for a record-breaking 103 yards.

By Mark Craig, Star Tribune

Last update: December 02, 2007 – 9:20 PM

Mr. Purple
12-04-2007, 07:03 AM
I honestly think that play right there sparked the landslide for us.Detroit just got a lil momentum from they're TD.We put a dagger right through they're confidence
a couple seconds later with that.

12-06-2007, 05:28 AM
Vikings' receiver Allison is seizing the moment (http://www.postbulletin.com/newsmanager/templates/localnews_story.asp?a=318037&z=22)

12/5/2007 10:12:55 PM

By Judd Zulgad
McClatchy Newspapers

MINNEAPOLIS -- Aundrae Allison could have looked at his rookie season as one of complete uncertainty -- not knowing weekly whether he would be on the Vikings' 45-man game-day roster or watching from the sidelines as an inactive player....

12-13-2007, 05:59 AM
Another scoring change (http://nc.startribune.com/blogs/vikings/?p=1213)

December 12th, 2007 – 2:47 PM

by Judd Zulgad

A few days after finding out that Pat Williams’ interception on Sunday was actually a fumble recovery, Elias has informed the Vikings of another scoring change....

12-13-2007, 06:01 AM
edited. just read the last article
:P thought there was a mistake in your topic title
;D ;D ;Di should
know by now u don't make mistakes

12-13-2007, 06:12 AM
"Vikes_King" wrote:

edited. just read the last article
:P thought there was a mistake in your topic title
;D ;D ;Di should
know by now u don't make mistakes

No error. The original title did say 103, but I changed it today to 104 due to the latest ruling.

12-13-2007, 06:33 AM
Andrae is a exciting player and I hope he gets more chances. We don't see many Kickoff returns for touchdowns in Minnesota, so finally getting one gives other teams something else to think about as we push for the playoffs. We need to be able to score in all facets of the game, so maybe this is a look at things to come.