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2008 Minnesota Vikings

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Record: 10-6-0, Finished 1st in NFC North Division
NFL Season Summary

Scored 379 points (23.7/g), 12th of 32 in the NFL.
 Allowed 333 points (20.8/g), 13th.
 Differential of 46 points (2.9/g), 13th.
 Expected W-L: 9.2-6.8.

 Record vs. Vegas Line: 6-10-0

 Takeaway/Giveaway Differential -6 (-0.4/g), 24th.

Simple Rating System: Total 4.0, Offense: 1.1, Defense: 2.9, SoS: 1.2, versus averages of 0.0.


 Offensive Scheme: West Coast
 Defensive Alignment: 4-3

Stadium: Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome

Training Camp: Minnesota State University, Mankato (Mankato, Minnesota)

Minnesota Vikings 2008 Defensive Splits · Offensive Splits

2008 League Total Splits · 2008 League Average Splits

Opponent Splits by Location

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
Home 486 8.74 6.58 186 586 3.2 6 39 179 284 63 1926 6.8 8 5 16 88 84.9 6.2 All Home Opponent plays
Away 521 8.93 6.02 208 711 3.4 5 38 168 280 60 1756 6.3 9 8 32 90 77.0 5.1 All Away Opponent plays

Opponent Splits by Quarter

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
1st Qtr 230 8.70 6.40 97 348 3.6 3 21 78 126 61.9 811 6.4 4 2 7 35 84.5 6.0 All Opponent plays in 1st Qtr
2nd Qtr 298 8.51 6.67 104 362 3.5 2 20 111 182 61 1152 6.3 2 3 12 58 76.1 5.4 All Opponent plays in 2nd Qtr
3rd Qtr 217 8.59 6.86 95 314 3.3 3 19 68 108 63 900 8.3 8 2 13 42 106.3 8.0 All Opponent plays in 3rd Qtr
4th Qtr 262 9.55 5.28 98 273 2.8 3 17 90 148 60.8 819 5.5 3 6 16 43 65.7 3.7 All Opponent plays in 4th Qtr
1st Half 528 8.59 6.55 201 710 3.5 5 41 189 308 61.4 1963 6.4 6 5 19 93 79.5 5.7 All Opponent plays in 1st Half
2nd Half 479 9.12 6.01 193 587 3.0 6 36 158 256 61.7 1719 6.7 11 8 29 85 82.8 5.5 All Opponent plays in 2nd Half

Opponent Splits by Down

Rushing Passing
Down #Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
1st 434 9.98 6.26 219 743 3.4 7 24 130 203 64 1522 7.5 6 3 12 51 90.4 7.0 All Opponent plays on 1st down
2nd 341 8.06 5.95 128 431 3.4 2 33 122 199 61.3 1134 5.7 6 5 14 66 76.5 4.8 All Opponent plays on 2nd down
3rd 219 8.03 7.11 44 125 2.8 2 20 90 154 58.4 992 6.4 5 4 20 56 77.6 5.2 All Opponent plays on 3rd down
4th 13 5.15 3.20 3 -2 -0.7 0 0 5 8 62.5 34 4.3 0 1 2 5 32.3 -1.1 All Opponent plays on 4th down

Opponent Splits by Yards to Go

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
1-3 142 1.73 5.33 70 245 3.5 9 45 35 70 50 320 4.6 3 3 2 32 59.2 3.4 All Opponent plays with 1-3 yds to go
4-6 112 4.97 7.26 39 110 2.8 2 10 40 64 62.5 529 8.3 3 2 8 34 91.2 6.9 All Opponent plays with 4-6 yds to go
7-9 129 7.92 6.33 30 80 2.7 0 3 56 88 63.6 534 6.1 4 2 11 28 86.1 5.3 All Opponent plays with 7-9 yds to go
10+ 624 11.34 6.31 255 862 3.4 0 19 216 342 63.2 2299 6.7 7 6 27 84 82.2 5.9 All Opponent plays with 10+ yds to go

Opponent Splits by Down & Yards to Go

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
1st & 10 383 10.00 6.79 187 706 3.8 0 17 119 185 64.3 1459 7.9 6 3 11 49 92.6 7.4 All Opponent plays with 1st & 10 yds to go
1st & >10 22 17.14 4.47 9 21 2.3 0 0 8 13 61.5 55 4.2 0 0 0 1 71.0 4.2 All Opponent plays with 1st & >10 yds to go
1st & <10 29 4.31 0.92 23 16 .7 7 7 3 5 60 8 1.6 0 0 1 1 64.6 1.3 All Opponent plays with 1st & <10 yds to go
2nd & 1-4 63 1.81 6.49 33 179 5.4 1 24 12 29 41.4 113 3.9 1 0 1 10 64.3 4.4 All Opponent plays with 2nd & 1-4 yds to go
2nd & 4-6 61 5.02 7.55 24 78 3.3 1 6 23 35 65.7 292 8.3 2 1 2 19 98.8 7.8 All Opponent plays with 2nd & 4-6 yds to go
2nd & 7-9 79 7.95 7.10 22 73 3.3 0 2 34 53 64.2 353 6.7 3 2 4 18 86.4 5.7 All Opponent plays with 2nd & 7-9 yds to go
2nd & 10+ 138 12.31 4.38 49 101 2.1 0 1 53 82 64.6 376 4.6 0 2 7 19 64.9 3.2 All Opponent plays with 2nd & 10+ yds to go
3rd & 1-4 58 1.78 5.23 24 67 2.8 2 15 18 33 54.5 158 4.8 2 2 1 17 62.4 3.2 All Opponent plays with 3rd & 1-4 yds to go
3rd & 4-6 39 4.87 9.22 5 15 3.0 0 3 16 28 57.1 234 8.4 1 1 5 14 81.5 6.3 All Opponent plays with 3rd & 4-6 yds to go
3rd & 7-9 44 7.82 5.61 5 9 1.8 0 1 20 32 62.5 176 5.5 1 0 7 10 87.5 5.0 All Opponent plays with 3rd & 7-9 yds to go
3rd & 10+ 78 14.37 8.48 10 34 3.4 0 1 36 61 59 424 7.0 1 1 7 15 78.9 5.9 All Opponent plays with 3rd & 10+ yds to go
4th & 1-4 10 1.50 5.88 3 -2 -0.7 0 0 5 7 71.4 49 7.0 0 1 0 5 51.2 .6 All Opponent plays with 4th & 1-4 yds to go
4th & 10+ 3 17.33 -7.50 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 -15 -15.0 0 0 2 0 39.6 -5.0 All Opponent plays with 4th & 10+ yds to go
3rd/4th & short 68 1.74 5.33 27 65 2.4 2 15 23 40 57.5 207 5.2 2 3 1 22 57.0 2.7 All Opponent plays with 3rd/4th & short yds to go

Opponent Splits by Field Position

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
Own 1-10 47 12.02 4.22 19 54 2.8 0 1 13 24 54.2 102 4.3 0 0 4 7 64.9 3.6 All Opponent plays in Own 1-10
Own 1-20 144 11.32 5.75 56 223 4.0 0 6 46 76 60.5 438 5.8 0 1 12 18 71.1 4.5 All Opponent plays in Own 1-20
Own 21-50 425 8.80 8.14 136 511 3.8 0 30 171 270 63.3 2136 7.9 4 8 18 89 80.4 6.4 All Opponent plays in Own 21-50
Opp 49-20 304 8.74 5.52 134 462 3.4 0 24 98 155 63.2 918 5.9 4 0 15 56 88.1 5.9 All Opponent plays in Opp 49-20
Red Zone 134 6.54 2.85 68 101 1.5 11 17 32 63 50.8 190 3.0 9 4 3 15 70.1 2.9 All Opponent plays in Red Zone
Opp 1-10 66 4.26 1.37 39 36 .9 11 12 13 26 50 35 1.3 5 1 1 6 79.8 3.3 All Opponent plays in Opp 1-10

Opponent Splits by Score Differential

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
Leading 371 8.54 5.72 185 564 3.0 7 35 102 171 59.6 1152 6.7 4 1 15 52 85.2 6.4 All Opponent plays when Leading
Tied 150 8.60 5.83 69 257 3.7 1 15 43 76 56.6 443 5.8 3 1 5 20 81.2 5.7 All Opponent plays when Tied
Trailing 486 9.15 6.89 140 476 3.4 3 27 202 317 63.7 2087 6.6 10 11 28 106 78.7 5.2 All Opponent plays when Trailing

Opponent Splits by Game Situation

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
Trailing, < 4 min to go 37 12.16 3.71 6 15 2.5 0 0 13 23 56.5 89 3.9 1 2 8 6 43.6 .6 All Opponent plays when Trailing, < 4 min to go
Trailing, < 2 min to go 20 8.40 1.79 3 11 3.7 0 0 5 12 41.7 14 1.2 0 1 5 2 14.6 -1.8 All Opponent plays when Trailing, < 2 min to go
Tied, < 4 min to go 9 8.78 6.00 2 2 1.0 0 0 3 7 42.9 34 4.9 0 0 0 2 58.0 4.9 All Opponent plays when Tied, < 4 min to go
Tied, < 2 min to go 5 9.40 7.00 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 4 25 20 5.0 0 0 0 1 47.9 5.0 All Opponent plays when Tied, < 2 min to go
Leading, < 4 min to go 38 8.95 1.21 29 11 .4 1 3 3 8 37.5 29 3.6 0 0 1 2 48.4 3.2 All Opponent plays when Leading, < 4 min to go
Leading, < 2 min to go 10 10.50 -1.00 10 -10 -1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 All Opponent plays when Leading, < 2 min to go

Opponent Splits by Snap Type & Huddle

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
No Huddle 44 7.68 11.57 7 29 4.1 0 4 20 34 58.8 318 9.4 4 1 3 15 117.0 9.5
Huddle 963 8.90 6.08 387 1268 3.3 11 73 327 530 61.7 3364 6.3 13 12 45 163 78.7 5.4
Shotgun 373 9.65 6.96 52 211 4.1 0 13 171 288 59.4 1578 5.5 9 8 33 86 73.2 4.4
Under Center 634 8.37 5.96 342 1086 3.2 11 64 176 276 63.8 2104 7.6 8 5 15 92 89.1 7.0