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1989 Minnesota Vikings

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10-6-0, Finished 1st in NFC Central Division  · 1989 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 4.3, Offense: 0.2, Defense: 4.1, SoS: -0.4, avg is 0.0.

Scored 351 points (21.9/g), 11th of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 275 points (17.2/g), 6th.
 Differential of 76 points (4.8/g), 10th.  Expected W-L: 10.3-5.7.

Coach: Jerry Burns (10-6-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Bob Schnelker
 Defensive Coordinator: Floyd Peters
 Other Notable Asst.: Pete Carroll (Defensive Backs)

Stadium: Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome
 Training Camp: Minnesota State University, Mankato (Mankato, Minnesota)

Team Games & Schedule

Week Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 10 boxscore W 1-0 Houston Oilers 38 7 29 343 188 155 11 104 34 70 3
2 Sun September 17 boxscore L 1-1 @ Chicago Bears 7 38 18 320 253 67 4 20 306 142 164 1
3 Sun September 24 boxscore L 1-2 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 14 27 17 258 146 112 2 23 278 119 159 1
4 Sun October 1 boxscore W 2-2 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 17 3 23 365 203 162 3 7 158 64 94 1
5 Sun October 8 boxscore W 3-2 Detroit Lions 24 17 14 229 138 91 3 20 237 84 153 4
6 Sun October 15 boxscore W 4-2 Green Bay Packers 26 14 21 398 160 238 2 11 219 151 68 3
7 Sun October 22 boxscore W 5-2 @ Detroit Lions 20 7 13 264 147 117 1 21 282 198 84 5
8 Mon October 30 boxscore L 5-3 @ New York Giants 14 24 20 250 140 110 4 13 174 55 119
9 Sun November 5 boxscore W OT 6-3 Los Angeles Rams 23 21 23 376 276 100 1 14 304 185 119 2
10 Sun November 12 boxscore W 7-3 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 24 10 18 303 145 158 1 13 201 111 90 2
11 Sun November 19 boxscore L 7-4 @ Philadelphia Eagles 9 10 18 219 136 83 5 22 270 179 91 1
12 Sun November 26 boxscore L 7-5 @ Green Bay Packers 19 20 22 377 301 76 2 16 332 248 84 1
13 Sun December 3 boxscore W 8-5 Chicago Bears 27 16 24 387 251 136 2 18 315 178 137 2
14 Sun December 10 boxscore W 9-5 Atlanta Falcons 43 17 23 457 237 220 1 15 255 188 67 3
15 Sun December 17 boxscore L OT 9-6 @ Cleveland Browns 17 23 19 316 194 122 1 16 320 256 64 2
16 Mon December 25 boxscore W 10-6 Cincinnati Bengals 29 21 24 393 274 119 1 26 429 309 120 5
Playoffs
Division Sat January 6 boxscore L 10-7 @ San Francisco 49ers 13 41 25 385 299 86 5 22 403 241 162 1