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1986 Minnesota Vikings (NFL) 2nd place National Football Conference Central Division 9-7-0 .563
Head Coach: Jerry Burns
Tight Ends/Special TeamsTom Batta
SecondaryPete Carroll
Special AssistantBob Hollway
LinebackersMonte Kiffin
Offensive LineJohn Michels
Defensive CoordinatorFloyd Peters
ReceiversDick Rehbein
Offensive CoordinatorBob Schnelker
Running BacksMarc Trestman
Defensive LinePaul Wiggin
DayDateOpponentScoreLocationVenueAttendanceNotes
Sat8/9/1986HMiami Dolphins30-16WMinneapolis, MNMetrodome52865
Sat8/16/1986HDenver Broncos29-27WMinneapolis, MNMetrodome53193
Fri8/22/1986ASeattle Seahawks17-27LSeattle, WAKingdome57730
Sat8/30/1986AIndianapolis Colts23-20WIndianapolis, INHoosier Dome57969
Sun9/7/1986HDetroit Lions10-13LMinneapolis, MNMetrodome54851
Sun9/14/1986ATampa Bay Buccaneers23-10WTampa, FLTampa Stadium34579
Sun9/21/1986HPittsburgh Steelers31-7WMinneapolis, MNMetrodome56795
Sun9/28/1986HGreen Bay Packers42-7WMinneapolis, MNMetrodome60478
Sun10/5/1986AChicago Bears0-23LChicago, ILSoldier Field63921
Sun10/12/1986ASan Francisco 49ers27-24WOTSan Francisco, CACandlestick Park58637
Sun10/19/1986HChicago Bears23-7WMinneapolis, MNMetrodome62851
Sun10/26/1986HCleveland Browns20-23LMinneapolis, MNMetrodome59133
Sun11/2/1986AWashington Redskins38-44LOTWashington, DCRFK Stadium51928
Sun11/9/1986ADetroit Lions24-10WPontiac, MIPontiac Silverdome53725
Sun11/16/1986HNew York Giants20-22LMinneapolis, MNMetrodome62003
Sun11/23/1986ACincinnati Bengals20-24LCincinnati, OHRiverfront Stadium53003
Sun11/30/1986HTampa Bay Buccaneers45-13WMinneapolis, MNMetrodome56235
Sun12/7/1986AGreen Bay Packers32-6WGreen Bay, WILambeau Field47637
Sun12/14/1986AHouston Oilers10-23LHouston, TXAstrodome32738
Sun12/21/1986HNew Orleans Saints33-17WMinneapolis, MNMetrodome51209
Non-league game. Playoff game. A=Away game. H=Home game. N=Neutral site game. W=Win. L=Loss. T=Tie. OT=Overtime.
NoPlayerPosHtWtAgeCollegeGPGS
46Alfred AndersonFB6'121825Baylor168
58Walker Lee AshleyLB6'023526Penn State160
21Rufus BessCB5'918330South Carolina State160
13Steve BonoQB6'421324UCLA10
62Brent BoydOG6'327529UCLA50
23Ted BrownRB5'1021029North Carolina State130
47Joey BrownerSS6'221826Southern California1616
81Anthony CarterWR5'1117426Michigan1210
8Greg ColemanP6'018232Florida A&M160
56Chris DolemanLLB6'527325Pittsburgh169
73Neil ElshireDT-DE6'525628Oregon104
26David EvansCB6'017827Central Arkansas161
41Neal GuggemosCB6'018722St. Thomas40
80Jim GustafsonWR6'118025St. Thomas140
44John HarrisFS6'220030Arizona State1615
82Carl HiltonTE6'323422Houston160
30Issiac HoltLCB6'119924Alcorn State1615
51Jim HoughLOG6'226830Utah State1615
99David HowardRLB6'223225Oregon State; Long Beach State1413
72Dave HuffmanOG6'628429Notre Dame161
76Tim IrwinROT6'729428Tennessee1616
84Hassan JonesWR6'019822Florida State166
83Steve JordanTE6'323725Brown1616
9Tommy KramerQB6'220531Rice1313
39Carl LeeRCB5'1118525Marshall1616
87Leo LewisWR5'816930Missouri1616
63Kirk LowdermilkC6'326923Ohio State1111
27Mike LushS6'219528East Stroudsburg60
71Mark MacDonaldOG6'426725Boston College100
52Chris MartinLLB6'223226Auburn1610
79Doug MartinLDE6'326429Washington1515
75Keith MillardRDT6'527224Washington State1515
35Kyle MorrellFS6'118923Brigham Young51
86Mike MularkeyTE6'423925Florida161
77Mark MullaneyRDE6'624633Colorado State119
1Chuck NelsonK5'1117326Washington160
20Darrin NelsonRB5'918527Stanford1616
96Tim NewtonLDT6'029023Florida149
91Joe PhillipsDT6'529523Chemeketa JC; Oregon State; Southern Methodist161
88Buster RhymesWR6'221824Oklahoma50
36Allen RiceFB5'1020524Wharton County JC; Ranger JC; Baylor148
95Gerald RobinsonDE6'326223Auburn124
68Curtis RouseOG6'332226Tennessee-Chattanooga50
53Jeff SchuhLB6'323028North Hennepin JC; Minnesota20
54Jesse SolomonLB6'023523North Florida JC; Florida State134
74Mike StensrudLDT6'528030Iowa State114
55Scott StudwellMLB6'222832Illinois1515
67Dennis SwilleyC6'325731Texas A&M1616
66Terry TauschROG6'527527Texas1616
37Willie TealCB5'1019529Louisiana State110
11Wade WilsonQB6'320827Texas A&M-Commerce93
45Wayne WilsonRB6'321329Shepherd70
65Gary ZimmermanLOT6'628925Oregon1616
DRAFT LISTRoundOverallPosCollegeNotes
Gerald Robinson114DEAuburnfrom GB/SD
Joe Phillips493DTSouthern Methodist
Hassan Jones5120WRFlorida State
Thomas Rooks6147RBIllinois
Carl Hilton7179TEHouston
Gary Schippang8206TWest Chester
Mike Slaton9232DBSouth Dakota
Joe Cormier10259WRSouthern California
John Armstrong11286DBRichmond
Jesse Solomon12318LBFlorida State
SCORING BY QUARTERS1st2nd3rd4thOT
Team Totals1518571883
Opponents Totals607543896
TEAM STATSTOP1ST DOWNSRushPassPen3RD DOWNAttPct4TH DOWNAttPctPENYDS
Team Totals30:15321114186218921242.0121580.096890
Opponents Totals29:45286106155258021736.981747.199806
SCORINGTDX1X1APCTFGFGAPCTSAFPTS
Chuck Nelson0444793.6222878.60110
Anthony Carter70000042
Darrin Nelson70000042
Steve Jordan60000036
Allen Rice50000030
Alfred Anderson40000024
Ted Brown40000024
Hassan Jones40000024
Jim Gustafson20000012
Leo Lewis20000012
Mike Mularkey20000012
Joey Browner1000006
Chris Doleman1000006
Issiac Holt1000006
Tommy Kramer1000006
Wade Wilson1000006
(Team)0010.00000
Team Totals48444891.7222878.60398
Opponents Totals28242788.9273381.80273
FIELD GOALSMADEATTPCT1-1920-2930-3940-4950+
Chuck Nelson222878.60/07/89/104/72/3
Team Totals222878.60/07/89/104/72/3
Opponents Totals273381.81/25/514/155/62/5
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
Darrin Nelson1917934.2424
Alfred Anderson833474.2292
Ted Brown632514.0604
Allen Rice732203.0192
Tommy Kramer23482.1131
Greg Coleman24623.0300
Hassan Jones11414.0140
Wayne Wilson8141.860
Anthony Carter11212.0120
Wade Wilson1390.7131
Leo Lewis3-16-5.3-20
Team Totals46117383.86014
Opponents Totals48117963.74110
PASSINGATTCOMPCTINCYDSY/ATTY/COMLGTDTD%INTINT%TSYLNYPRTG
Tommy Kramer37220855.915430008.114.476t246.5102.731178282292.6
Wade Wilson1438055.95811658.114.63974.953.51394107184.4
Alfred Anderson2150.01178.517.01700.000.0001779.2
Steve Bono11100.0033.03.0300.000.000379.2
Allen Rice100.0100.000.000.000039.6
Team Totals51929055.921441858.114.476t316.0152.944272391390.1
Opponents Totals49427655.919434757.012.659163.2244.938259321668.5
RECEIVINGRECYDSAVGLGTD
Steve Jordan5885914.868t6
Darrin Nelson5359311.2343
Anthony Carter3868618.160t7
Leo Lewis3260018.876t2
Allen Rice3039113.032t3
Hassan Jones2857020.45t4
Alfred Anderson1717910.537t2
Ted Brown151328.8200
Mike Mularkey11898.1202
Jim Gustafson56112.2182
Buster Rhymes3258.3120
Team Totals290418514.476t31
Opponents Totals276347512.65916
INTERCEPTIONSINTYDSAVGLGTD
Issiac Holt8546.8270
Joey Browner46215.539t1
John Harris36923.0280
Carl Lee3103.3100
Jesse Solomon23417.0180
Chris Doleman15959.059t1
Keith Millard11717.0170
Rufus Bess11212.0120
Scott Studwell122.020
Team Totals2431913.359t2
Opponents Totals15885.9240
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGLGBLTBI20RYDSNYDSNET
Greg Coleman67277441.4690415353234134.9
Chuck Nelson37224.03100007224.0
Wade Wilson27638.04610037324.3
Team Totals73292240.0691415356248634.1
Opponents Totals75302140.3613327215274636.6
PUNT RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Rufus Bess23101627.0150
Leo Lewis74537.6130
Allen Rice1000.000
Kyle Morrell0200
Anthony Carter0100
Team Totals31172156.9150
Opponents Totals40103568.9250
KICKOFF RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Rufus Bess3170522.7430
Buster Rhymes921323.7340
Allen Rice58817.6230
Darrin Nelson310535.0400
Alfred Anderson33812.7170
Wayne Wilson23316.5260
Ted Brown2189.0170
Tim Irwin100.000
Team Totals56120021.4430
Opponents Totals79153219.4940
SACKSNOYDS
Keith Millard10.5
Doug Martin9.0
Tim Newton5.0
Gerald Robinson3.5
Chris Doleman3.0
David Howard2.5
Mark Mullaney2.0
Mike Stensrud1.0
Scott Studwell1.0
Joey Browner0.5
Team Totals38.0259.0
Opponents Totals44.0272.0
FUMBLESNOLOSTOWNOPPRECYDSTD
Alfred Anderson320200
Walker Lee Ashley0001100
Rufus Bess321300
Joey Browner0004400
Anthony Carter100000
Issiac Holt100000
Tim Irwin0020200
Hassan Jones100000
Steve Jordan0010100
Tommy Kramer7303-30
Leo Lewis310100
Chris Martin0001100
Doug Martin0002200
Keith Millard0001130
Darrin Nelson300000
Tim Newton0001100
Joe Phillips0001100
Allen Rice520200
Jesse Solomon0002200
Scott Studwell0004400
Dennis Swilley1000-140
Wade Wilson3101-20
Gary Zimmerman0020200
Team Totals3115161834-160
Opponents Totals32181214261
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