It was over when ...
Cardinals K Neil Rackers nailed his third field goal of the second half. The 29-yard conversion with 4:18 left gave Arizona a 30-10 lead.
Arizona held Minnesota to 62 yards on the ground. Adrian Peterson, the NFL's third-leading rusher coming into the game, had just to 19 yards on 13 carries.
Vikings LB E.J. Henderson injured his left leg in a fourth-quarter collision with teammate Jamarca Sanford and was carted off the field. ... Minnesota QB Brett Favre played in his 283rd consecutive regular-season game, which broke Jim Marshall's NFL record for a position player (non-kicker/punter). ... Cardinals QB Kurt Warner became the first player in franchise history with three straight 3,000-yard passing seasons. ... At 8-4, Arizona has its best record through 12 games since 1976.