Minnesota Vikings

2nd NFC North (6-6-1)

Founded: 1961

Stadium: U.S. Bank Stadium

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Game Averages (2018)

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PTS
21.7(20th)
YDS
354.4(16th)
PASS YDS
269.0(9th)
RUSH YDS
85.4(30th)
(league rank)

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Draft 2018 more
Pick Player
Rd 1, Pick 30 (30) Hughes, Mike CB 
Rd 2, Pick 30 (62) O'Neill, Brian OT 
Rd 4, Pick 2 (102) Holmes, Jalyn DE 
Rd 5, Pick 20 (157) Conklin, Tyler TE 
Rd 5, Pick 30 (167) Carlson, Daniel K 
Rd 6, Pick 39 (213) Gossett, Colby G 
Rd 6, Pick 44 (218) Aruna, Ade EDGE 
Rd 7, Pick 7 (225) Downs, Devante LB 
Scoreboard more
CenturyLink Field - Wk 14 1 2 3 4 T
Minnesota Vikings 0 0 0 7 7
Seattle Seahawks 0 3 0 18 21
Schedule more
Wk Date Opponent Time
12 Sun, Nov 25 Green Bay 24-17   W
13 Sun, Dec 02 @ New England 10-24   L
14 Mon, Dec 10 @ Seattle 7-21   L
15 Sun, Dec 16 Miami 1:00 PM ET
16 Sun, Dec 23 @ Detroit 1:00 PM ET
17 Sun, Dec 30 Chicago 1:00 PM ET
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Injuries more
Player (Pos) Injury
Eric Kendricks (LB) Full Pract - --
Mike Remmers (G) Q - Back
Jaleel Johnson (DT) Full Pract - --
Brian O'Neill (T) Full Pract - --
Regular Season Leaders more
Passing Att Cmp Yds TDs
Kirk Cousins 524 370 3698 24
Rushing Car Yds Avg TDs
Latavius Murray 114 470 4.1 5
Dalvin Cook 87 367 4.2 0
Receiving Rec Yds Avg TDs
Adam Thielen 103 1236 12 9
Stefon Diggs 88 915 10.4 6
Kyle Rudolph 48 470 9.8 2
Laquon Treadwell 34 295 8.7 1
Transactions more
Date Transaction
11/27 Craig James (DB) Free Agent Signing (free agent signing).
11/27 Craig James (DB) Terminated (by Player) from Practice Squad (terminated (by player) from practice squad).
11/27 Jonathan Wynn (DE) Terminated (by Club) from Practice Squad (terminated (by club) from practice squad).
11/27 Jalen Myrick (CB) Practice Squad (practice squad).
NFC North more
Team W L T Win %
Chicago 9 4 0 .692
Minnesota 6 6 1 .500
Green Bay 5 7 1 .423
Detroit 5 8 0 .385

Head Coach more

Mike Zimmer

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Mike Zimmer was hired as the ninth head coach in Vikings history on January 15, 2014, replacing Leslie Frazier.



A veteran defensive coordinator, Zimmer enters his 21st season on an NFL sideline, the past 14 working as defensive coordinator for Cincinnati (2008-13), Atlanta (2007) and Dallas (2000-06).



Zimmer has been a part of 11 playoff teams in his NFL tenure and teams that have won seven division titles. He coached the Cowboys DBs when the team won Super Bowl XXX over the Pittsburgh Steelers after the 1995 season. Zimmer's Bengals defenses since 2008 have ranked in the NFL's top 10 in total defense four times, climbing to No. 3 in 2013. Since 2011, the Bengals ranked No. 2 in the NFL with 139 sacks (46.3 per season) and have allowed 18.8 points per game, ranking No. 4 in the NFL in points allowed. The 2013 Bengals posted 20 INTs, the fifth-best mark in the NFL.


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  1. Published: Dec. 10, 2018 at 11:11 p.m.

    Minnesota Vikings Kirk Cousins passes to running back Dalvin Cook for a 6-yard touchdown.

  2. Published: Dec. 10, 2018 at 09:34 p.m.

    Minnesota Vikings linebacker Eric Kendricks intercepts a pass from Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson.

  3. Published: Dec. 2, 2018 at 07:19 p.m.

    Minnesota Vikings linebacker Eric Kendricks picks off New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady.

  4. Published: Dec. 2, 2018 at 05:45 p.m.

    Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins floats a pinpoint pass to his wide receiver Adam Thielen for a 5-yard touchdown.

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