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Sports MN Quiz: When did the Vikings last lose two consecutive games to the Lions?

The Vikings have feasted on Lion for many, many years. But it appears that trend may be changing. The Lions won their last match-up against the Vikes in the season finale last January. When was the last time the purple lost two straight to Detroit? For the answer, click on the headline above.
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The last time the Vikings lost two straight to the Lions was in 1997. The Lions won 38-15 on Nov. 16 at home, and then again on Dec. 14 by a 14-13 score in the Metrodome.

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