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Minnesota Vikings statistics


Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minnesota_Vikings_statistics
Updated: 2017-07-15T23:33Z

The Minnesota Vikings is an American football franchise based in Minneapolis. The team was established in 1961 and is part of the National Football League's NFC North division. Since then, the team has taken part in the NFL playoffs 28 times, reaching four Super Bowls in 1970, 1974, 1975 and 1977.

This list encompasses the major records set by the team, its coaches and its players. The players section of this page lists the individual records for passing, rushing and receiving, as well as selected defensive records. The team has had three full-time home stadiums since its establishment – Metropolitan Stadium, Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome, and U.S. Bank Stadium; attendance records, both home and away, are included on this page.

All-time series

TeamWLTWin%Points scoredPoints allowedWLWin%Points scoredPoints allowed
Regular seasonPlayoffs
Arizona141100.560595559201.0007135
Atlanta171000.630643452110.5005754
Baltimore2300.40012313700
Buffalo8500.61531422200
Carolina8500.61523625400
Chicago585120.5322,3412,154010.0001835
Cincinnati6600.50025323600
Cleveland10400.714377224101.000277
Dallas111200.478549532340.429135123
Denver7700.50030531600
Detroit713720.6552,3792,04000
Green Bay505920.4592,1502,449110.5004141
Houston4001.0001166800
Indianapolis71610.313488619010.0001424
Jacksonville5100.83316111000
Kansas City5600.455241186010.000723
Los Angeles211420.595844813520.714150150
Miami4700.364212230010.000724
New England4800.33324426000
New Orleans181000.643703512210.66710657
NY Giants151000.600602459120.3333380
NY Jets2800.20017225000
Oakland5900.357280335010.0001432
Philadelphia131000.565533507030.0004484
Pittsburgh9700.563380310010.000616
San Diego6600.50027930000
San Francisco211910.524905925140.20094154
Seattle5900.357324374010.000910
Tampa Bay322200.5931,14998300
Tennessee9400.69234520400
Washington101000.500500451230.40086102
Totals457386100.54218,75317,49219280.4049191,051

Last updated: End of the 2016 NFL season[1]

Team records

Firsts

Biggest results

  • Largest margin of victory (home): 48, Cleveland Browns 3–51 Minnesota Vikings, November 9, 1969
  • Largest margin of victory (road): 40, Minnesota Vikings 43–3 Dallas Cowboys, November 13, 1988
  • Largest margin of defeat (home): 35, Philadelphia Eagles 42–7 Minnesota Vikings, September 14, 1980
  • Largest margin of defeat (road): 44, Minnesota Vikings 7–51 San Francisco 49ers, December 8, 1984
  • Most points scored in a game: 54, Dallas Cowboys 13–54 Minnesota Vikings, October 18, 1970
  • Most points allowed in a game: 56, St. Louis Cardinals 56–14 Minnesota Vikings, October 6, 1963
  • Most points in a game (both teams): 89, Minnesota Vikings 41–48 Chicago Bears, October 19, 2008

Wins/losses in a season

  • Most games won in a season (regular season): 15, 1998
  • Most games won in a season (including postseason): 16, 1998
  • Most games lost in a season: 13

Streaks

  • Most consecutive games won (regular season): 13, 19741975
  • Most consecutive games won (including postseason): 12, 1969
  • Most consecutive home games won: 15, 19741976
  • Most consecutive road games won: 7
  • Most consecutive games lost: 8, 20012002
  • Most consecutive home games lost: 5
  • Most consecutive road games lost: 16, 20002002
  • Most consecutive games scoring: 260, 19912007
  • Most consecutive games with a touchdown: 97, 19952001
  • Most consecutive games with a field goal: 31, 19681970

Points

  • Most points scored in a season: 556, 1998
  • Fewest points scored in a season: 187, 1982 (season reduced to 9 games)
  • Fewest points scored in a 16-game season: 259, 1979
  • Most points allowed in a season: 484, 1984
  • Fewest points allowed in a season: 133, 1969
  • Fewest points allowed in a 16-game season: 233, 1988

Touchdowns

  • Most touchdowns scored in a season: 64, 1998
  • Fewest touchdowns scored in a season: 23, 1982 (season reduced to 9 games)
  • Fewest touchdowns scored in a 16-game season: 28, 1993
  • Most touchdowns allowed in a season: 59, 1984
  • Fewest touchdowns allowed in a season: 14
  • Most touchdowns scored in a game: 7
  • Most touchdowns allowed in a game: 8, vs. St. Louis Cardinals, October 6, 1963
  • Most touchdowns in a game (both teams): 12, at Chicago Bears, December 17, 1961

Field goals

  • Most field goals made in a season: 35
  • Most field goals made by opponents in a season: 34, 2006
  • Fewest field goals made in a season: 8
  • Most field goals made in a game: 7, vs. Los Angeles Rams, November 5, 1989
  • Most field goals made by an opponent in a game: 6
    • vs. Detroit Lions, November 13, 1966
    • at Detroit Lions, October 17, 1999

Attendances

Individual records

Note: Bold indicates the record is still active as of the end of the 2016 NFL season.

Scoring

Rushing

Passing

Receiving

Defense

Special teams

References

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