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1984 Minnesota Vikings (NFL) 5th place National Football Conference Central Division 3-13-0 .188
Head Coach: Les Steckel
Defensive LineTom Batta
StrengthBud Bjornaraa
ConditioningDean Brittenham
Offensive CoordinatorJerry Burns
Outside LinebackersTom Cecchini
Defensive BacksRoss Fichtner
Quality ControlBob Hollway
Quality ControlBus Mertes
Offensive LineJohn Michels
Offensive LineDan Radakovich
Defensive CoordinatorFloyd Reese
Defensive Assistant/Special TeamsMike Sweatman
DayDateOpponentScoreLocationVenueAttendanceNotes
Sat8/4/1984HAtlanta Falcons37-6WMinneapolis, MNMetrodome51693
Sat8/11/1984HMiami Dolphins7-29LMinneapolis, MNMetrodome54003
Sat8/18/1984HPhiladelphia Eagles10-31LMinneapolis, MNMetrodome51743
Fri8/24/1984ASt. Louis Cardinals0-31LSt. Louis, MOBusch Memorial Stadium31210
Sun9/2/1984HSan Diego Chargers13-42LMinneapolis, MNMetrodome57276
Sun9/9/1984APhiladelphia Eagles17-19LPhiladelphia, PAVeterans Stadium55942
Sun9/16/1984HAtlanta Falcons27-20WMinneapolis, MNMetrodome53955
Sun9/23/1984ADetroit Lions29-28WPontiac, MIPontiac Silverdome57511
Sun9/30/1984HSeattle Seahawks12-20LMinneapolis, MNMetrodome57171
Sun10/7/1984ATampa Bay Buccaneers31-35LTampa, FLTampa Stadium47405
Sun10/14/1984ALos Angeles Raiders20-23LLos Angeles, CAMemorial Coliseum49276
Sun10/21/1984HDetroit Lions14-16LMinneapolis, MNMetrodome59953
Sun10/28/1984AChicago Bears7-16LChicago, ILSoldier Field57517
Sun11/4/1984HTampa Bay Buccaneers27-24WMinneapolis, MNMetrodome54949
Sun11/11/1984AGreen Bay Packers17-45LMilwaukee, WICounty Stadium52931
Sun11/18/1984ADenver Broncos21-42LDenver, COMile High Stadium74716
Sun11/25/1984HChicago Bears3-34LMinneapolis, MNMetrodome56881
Thu11/29/1984HWashington Redskins17-31LMinneapolis, MNMetrodome55017
Sat12/8/1984ASan Francisco 49ers7-51LSan Francisco, CACandlestick Park56670
Sun12/16/1984HGreen Bay Packers14-38LMinneapolis, MNMetrodome51197
Exhibition game. Playoff game. A=Away game. H=Home game. N=Neutral site game. W=Win. L=Loss. T=Tie. OT=Overtime.
NoPlayerPosHtWtAgeCollegeGPGS
46Alfred AndersonFB6-121823Baylor1614
69Hasson ArbubakrrDE6-425024Pasadena CC; Texas Tech40
58Walker Lee AshleyLB6-023524Penn State151
21Rufus BessRCB5-918328South Carolina State1613
59Matt BlairLOLB6-524234Northeastern Oklahoma A&M JC; Iowa State119
23Ted BrownFB5-1021027North Carolina State139
47Joey BrownerLCB6-221824Southern California168
56Malcolm CarsonOG6-226025Tennessee-Chattanooga10
63Bob CobbRDT-NT6-425027Northeast Mississippi CC; Cincinnati; Arizona21
8Greg ColemanP6-018230Florida A&M160
84Dwight CollinsWR6-121523Pittsburgh161
43Jeff ColterCB5-1017123Kansas160
12Steve DilsQB6-119129Stanford30
56Bill DuganOG6-428025Penn State10
73Neil ElshireRDE6-525626Oregon1210
64Grant FeaselC6-728524Abilene Christian93
50Dennis FowlkesLB6-224523West Virginia140
25Marcellus GreeneCB6-018527Arizona140
90John HainesNT6-626623Texas80
61Wes HamiltonOG6-327131Tulsa41
45Tom HannonSS5-1119529Michigan State1616
88Don HasselbeckTE6-724429Colorado160
60Matt HernandezOT6-626023Purdue130
75Randy HollowayLDE6-525529Pittsburgh85
51Jim HoughC6-226828Utah State93
76Tim IrwinROT6-729426Tennessee1616
65Charlie JohnsonNT6-326532Tyler JC; Colorado1615
52Dennis JohnsonLILB6-323526Southern California1615
89Mike JonesWR5-1118324Tennessee State1614
83Steve JordanTE6-323723Brown1414
9Tommy KramerQB6-220529Rice99
80Terry LeCountWR5-1017628Florida21
39Carl LeeFS5-1118523Marshall1614
87Leo LewisWR5-816928Missouri165
4Archie ManningQB6-320535Mississippi62
94Chris MartinLB6-223224Auburn161
79Doug MartinLDE-LDT6-326427Washington136
54Fred McNeillROLB6-222932UCLA1313
86Mike MularkeyTE6-423923Florida162
77Mark MullaneyRDE6-624631Colorado State76
20Darrin NelsonHB5-918525Stanford158
32David NelsonRB6-223021Taft JC; Heidelberg20
36Allen RiceRB5-1020522Wharton County JC; Ranger JC; Baylor140
78Steve RileyLOT6-625832Southern California1616
68Curtis RouseLOG6-332224Tennessee-Chattanooga1615
67Ron SamsC6-326023Pittsburgh1210
57Robin SendleinLOLB-ROLB6-322526Texas158
81Joe SenserTE6-423528West Chester81
91Greg SmithDE-NT6-326125Kansas166
3Jan StenerudK6-218842Montana State160
95Mark StewartLB6-323225Washington40
55Scott StudwellRILB6-222830Illinois1615
60Paul SverchekDT6-325223Cal Poly (San Luis Obispo)30
29John SwainLCB6-119725Miami (Florida)1510
66Terry TauschROG6-527525Texas1616
37Willie TealRCB5-1019527Louisiana State114
24Maurice TurnerRB5-1120024Utah State130
69Ruben VaughanNT6-225528Colorado50
80Billy WaddyWR5-1119030Colorado40
34Danny WagonerS5-1018025Kansas40
85Sammy WhiteWR5-1119530Grambling State1311
11Wade WilsonQB6-320825Texas A&M-Commerce85
DRAFT LISTRoundOverallPosCollegeNotes
Keith Millard113DEWashington State
Alfred Anderson367RBBaylor
Allen Rice5140RBBaylorfrom LARI
Dwight Collins6154WRPittsburgh
John Haines7180DTTexas
Loyd Lewis7196GTexas A&M-Kingsvillefrom LARI
Paul Sverchek8208DTCal Poly (San Luis Obispo)
Keith Kidd9235WRArkansas
James Spencer10268LBOklahoma State
Edgar Pickett11295LBClemson
Lawrence Thompson11308WRMiami (Florida)from LARI
Mike Jones12321RBNorth Carolina A&T State
SCORING BY QUARTERS1st2nd3rd4thOT
Team Totals59607978
Opponents Totals13714610992
TEAM STATSTOP1ST DOWNSRushPassPen3RD DOWNAttPct4TH DOWNAttPctPENYDS
Team Totals28:14289111150287822534.7101952.690762
Opponents Totals31:46342144182169721345.5101471.41131047
SCORINGTDX1X1APCTFGFGAPCTSAFPTS
Jan Stenerud0303196.8202387.0090
Ted Brown60000036
Leo Lewis40000024
Darrin Nelson40000024
Alfred Anderson30000018
Steve Jordan30000018
Mike Mularkey20000012
Allen Rice20000012
Joey Browner1000006
Dwight Collins1000006
Mike Jones1000006
Tommy Kramer1000006
Chris Martin1000006
Willie Teal1000006
Sammy White1000006
Team Totals31303196.8202387.00276
Opponents Totals59585998.3242885.70484
FIELD GOALSMADEATTPCT1-1920-2930-3940-4950+
Jan Stenerud202387.02/23/39/93/53/4
Team Totals202387.02/23/39/93/53/4
Opponents Totals242885.71/17/98/88/90/1
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
Alfred Anderson2017733.8232
Ted Brown984424.5193
Darrin Nelson804065.1393
Allen Rice14584.1161
Mike Jones44511.3360
Archie Manning11423.8160
Wade Wilson9303.3120
Billy Waddy3248.0110
Greg Coleman2115.5130
Leo Lewis2115.560
Tommy Kramer1590.6140
Steve Jordan144.04t1
David Nelson133.030
Dwight Collins3-14-4.710
Team Totals44418444.23910
Opponents Totals54725734.75020
PASSINGATTCOMPCTINCYDSY/ATTY/COMLGTDTD%INTINT%TSYLNYPRTG
Tommy Kramer23612452.510216787.113.570t93.8104.224145153370.6
Archie Manning945255.3395455.810.55622.133.21815339266.1
Wade Wilson19510252.38210195.210.03852.6115.62015986052.5
Alfred Anderson7342.939513.631.743t228.6114.3288789.9
Greg Coleman100.0100.000.000.000039.6
Team Totals53328152.722733376.311.970t183.4254.764465287263.8
Opponents Totals49031965.116039548.112.468t357.1112.2251753779104.4
RECEIVINGRECYDSAVGLGTD
Leo Lewis4783017.7564
Ted Brown463497.6353
Mike Jones3859115.670t1
Steve Jordan3841410.9262
Darrin Nelson271626.0171
Sammy White2139919.0471
Alfred Anderson171026.028t1
Joe Senser151107.3260
Mike Mularkey141349.6262
Dwight Collins1114313.043t1
Allen Rice45914.8241
Tommy Kramer12020.020t1
Terry LeCount11414.0140
Don Hasselbeck11010.0100
Team Totals281333711.970t18
Opponents Totals319395412.468t35
INTERCEPTIONSINTYDSAVGLGTD
Rufus Bess372.370
John Swain22010.0110
Willie Teal15353.053t1
Joey Browner12020.0200
Scott Studwell12020.0200
Tom Hannon100.000
Carl Lee100.000
Fred McNeill100.000
Team Totals1112010.953t1
Opponents Totals2534413.836t2
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGLGBLTBI20RYDSNYDSNET
Greg Coleman82347342.4620216435299836.6
Team Totals82347342.4620216435299836.6
Opponents Totals68277740.8610717217242035.6
PUNT RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Darrin Nelson2391807.8210
Leo Lewis41317.8130
Rufus Bess2094.570
Willie Teal1000.000
Billy Waddy10-3-3.0-30
Team Totals31102177.0210
Opponents Totals4984358.9240
KICKOFF RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Darrin Nelson3989122.8470
Alfred Anderson3063921.3410
Billy Waddy36421.3310
Rufus Bess34715.7190
Allen Rice33411.3130
Greg Smith22613.0150
Curtis Rouse22211.0150
Maurice Turner22110.5140
Leo Lewis13131.0310
David Nelson100.000
Team Totals86177520.6470
Opponents Totals59128121.7430
SACKSNOYDS
Randy Holloway5.0
Charlie Johnson4.0
Neil Elshire3.5
John Haines2.0
Robin Sendlein1.0
Mark Mullaney1.0
Mike Mularkey1.0
Fred McNeill1.0
Doug Martin1.0
Chris Martin1.0
Bob Cobb1.0
Joey Browner1.0
Matt Blair1.0
Rufus Bess1.0
Hasson Arbubakrr0.5
Team Totals25.0175.0
Opponents Totals64.0465.0
FUMBLESNOLOSTOWNOPPRECYDSTD
Alfred Anderson820200
Rufus Bess111200
Matt Blair0001100
Ted Brown200000
Joey Browner00033631
Neil Elshire0001100
John Haines0001160
Don Hasselbeck0001100
Randy Holloway0002200
Tim Irwin0010120
Dennis Johnson0001100
Mike Jones120200
Steve Jordan0001100
Tommy Kramer10303-50
Carl Lee0001100
Leo Lewis130300
Archie Manning420200
Chris Martin0001181
Fred McNeill0002200
Mike Mularkey110100
Darrin Nelson430300
Allen Rice120200
Curtis Rouse0010100
Ron Sams1000-170
John Swain0001100
Willie Teal100000
Billy Waddy110100
Sammy White100000
Wade Wilson200000
Team Totals3917221739572
Opponents Totals35181515302
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