Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBTommy Kramer2979124 for 236, 1,678 yards, 9 td, 10 int, & 15 rushes for 9 yards and 0 tdMinnesota Vikings / 1st / 27th pick / 1977
RBTed Brown275998 rushes for 442 yards, 3 td, & 46 catches for 349 yards and 3 tdMinnesota Vikings / 1st / 16th pick / 1979
FBAlfred Anderson23Rook14201 rushes for 773 yards, 2 td, & 17 catches for 102 yards and 1 tdMinnesota Vikings / 3rd / 67th pick / 1984
WRMike Jones2411438 catches for 591 yards, 1 td, & 4 rushes for 45 yards and 0 tdMinnesota Vikings / 6th / 159th pick / 1983
WRSammy White3081121 catches for 399 yards, 1 tdMinnesota Vikings / 2nd / 54th pick / 1976
TESteve Jordan2321438 catches for 414 yards, 2 td, & 1 rush for 4 yards and 1 tdMinnesota Vikings / 7th / 179th pick / 1982
LTSteve Riley321016Minnesota Vikings / 1st / 25th pick / 1974
LGCurtis Rouse242151 fumble recoveredMinnesota Vikings / 11th / 286th pick / 1982
CRon Sams23110Green Bay Packers / 6th / 160th pick / 1983
RGTerry Tausch25216Minnesota Vikings / 2nd / 39th pick / 1982
RTTim Irwin263161 fumble recoveredMinnesota Vikings / 3rd / 74th pick / 1981
Defensive Starters
LDENeil Elshire263103.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
NTCharlie Johnson327154.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredPhiladelphia Eagles / 7th / 175th pick / 1977
RDEMark Mullaney31962.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredMinnesota Vikings / 1st / 25th pick / 1975
LOLBMatt Blair341091.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredMinnesota Vikings / 2nd / 51st pick / 1974
LILBScott Studwell307150.0 sacks, 1 interception, 0 fumbles recoveredMinnesota Vikings / 9th / 250th pick / 1977
RILBDennis Johnson264150.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredMinnesota Vikings / 4th / 92nd pick / 1980
ROLBFred McNeill3210131.0 sacks, 1 interception, 2 fumbles recoveredMinnesota Vikings / 1st / 17th pick / 1974
LCBJohn Swain253100.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredMinnesota Vikings / 4th / 101st pick / 1981
RCBRufus Bess285131.0 sacks, 3 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered
SSTom Hannon297160.0 sacks, 1 interception, 0 fumbles recoveredMinnesota Vikings / 3rd / 83rd pick / 1977
FSCarl Lee231140.0 sacks, 1 interception, 1 fumble recoveredMinnesota Vikings / 7th / 186th pick / 1983
Special Teams Starters
KJan Stenerud*4217020 of 23 field goals & 30 of 31 extra points
PGreg Coleman307082 punts for a 42.4 average, 0 blockedCincinnati Bengals / 14th / 398th pick / 1976
PRDarrin Nelson252823 punt returns for a 7.8 average and 0 tdMinnesota Vikings / 1st / 7th pick / 1982
KRDarrin Nelson252839 kick returns for a 22.8 average and 0 tdMinnesota Vikings / 1st / 7th pick / 1982

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