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1965 Minnesota Vikings

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7-7-0, Finished 5th in NFL West Division  · 1965 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 5.1, Offense: 7.9, Defense: -2.8, SoS: 6.5, avg is 0.0.

Scored 383 points (27.4/g), 4th of 14 in the NFL. Allowed 403 points (28.8/g), 14th.
 Differential of -20 points (-1.4/g), 9th.  Expected W-L: 6.6-7.4.

Coach: Norm Van Brocklin (7-7-0)

Stadium: Metropolitan Stadium
 Training Camp: Bemidji State (Bemidji, Minnesota)

Team Games & Schedule

W# Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 19 boxscore L 0-1 @ Baltimore Colts 16 35 16 263 160 103 2 20 310 203 107 2
2 Sun September 26 boxscore L 0-2 Detroit Lions 29 31 15 286 129 157 3 18 224 148 76 1
3 Sun October 3 boxscore W 1-2 @ Los Angeles Rams 38 35 18 392 241 151 1 20 361 240 121 3
4 Sat October 9 boxscore W 2-2 New York Giants 40 14 22 360 187 173 1 13 245 184 61 3
5 Sun October 17 boxscore L 2-3 Chicago Bears 37 45 26 413 109 304 5 16 316 134 182 1
6 Sun October 24 boxscore W 3-3 @ San Francisco 49ers 42 41 27 549 395 154 4 21 438 259 179 2
7 Sun October 31 boxscore W 4-3 @ Cleveland Browns 27 17 25 408 212 196 1 11 167 133 34
8 Sun November 7 boxscore W 5-3 Los Angeles Rams 24 13 18 359 187 172 2 26 320 200 120 1
9 Sun November 14 boxscore L 5-4 Baltimore Colts 21 41 20 249 85 164 2 20 393 201 192
10 Sun November 21 boxscore L 5-5 Green Bay Packers 13 38 19 364 181 183 6 16 339 159 180 3
11 Sun November 28 boxscore L 5-6 San Francisco 49ers 24 45 18 287 195 92 3 20 403 209 194 3
12 Sun December 5 boxscore L 5-7 @ Green Bay Packers 19 24 21 336 85 251 2 16 266 153 113 4
13 Sun December 12 boxscore W 6-7 @ Detroit Lions 29 7 15 274 199 75 2 8 135 106 29 4
14 Sun December 19 boxscore W 7-7 @ Chicago Bears 24 17 17 284 181 103 3 17 331 164 167 3