Joseph converted a 54-yard field goal as time expired to give Minnesota a win over Detroit on Sunday. He also made field goals from 38, 38, 55 and 54 yards but missed from 49 yards, and he converted his only extra-point attempt in Sunday's win over Detroit.
D.J. Wonnum: Gets sack in reserve role
Wonnum had a sack, two QB hits and three total tackles despite moving from the starting lineup to a bench role in Sunday's win over Detroit.
Nick Vigil: Reduced workload Sunday
Vigil had six total tackles in Sunday's win over Detroit. He moved to a lesser role with Anthony Barr back from a knee injury.
Dede Westbrook: Increased usage as receiver
Westbrook had three receptions on four targets for 18 yards in Sunday's win over Detroit.
K.J. Osborn: Just 14 yards receiving Sunday
Osborn had three receptions for 14 yards on four targets in Sunday's win over Detroit.
Everson Griffen: Two sacks in expanded role
Griffen got the start at defensive end opposite Danielle Hunter and had two sacks, three QB hits and four tackles in Sunday's win over Detroit. Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer had said Griffen would come off the bench, but he elevated to him as a starter over D.J. Wonnum due to his recent play, the Chris Tomasson of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.
Eric Kendricks: Nabs impressive INT
Kendricks notched eight tackles (one solo), one pass breakup and one interception during Sunday's 19-17 win over the Lions.