The Minnesota Vikings survived a late missed field goal attempt
by Carolina's Olindo Mare and beat the Panthers 24-21 at Bank of America
Stadium on Sunday.
Mare missed the 31-yard attempt wide the left with 29 seconds
remaining after the Panthers (2-6) had driven from their 24 to the
Minnesota (2-6) had taken the lead on a 31-yard field goal by Ryan Longwell with 2:43 remaining.