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1967 Minnesota Vikings season
Head Coach Bud Grant
Home Field Metropolitan Stadium
Results
Record 3-8-3
Place 4th NFL Central
Playoff Finish did not qualify
Timeline
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1966 1968

1967 was the seventh year of season play for the Minnesota Vikings and the 48th regular season of the National Football League. The Vikings finished with a record of three wins, eight losses, and three ties, under their first-year head coach Bud Grant, who succeeded Norm Van Brocklin.

OffseasonEdit

NFL DraftEdit

Notable transactionsEdit

  • March 7, 1967 - The Vikings trade Fran Tarkenton to the New York Giants in exchange for the Giants 1st and 2nd Round Picks in the 1967 NFL Draft, the Giants 1st Round Pick in 1968, and the Giants 3rd Round Pick in 1969.

Regular seasonEdit

ScheduleEdit

Week Date Opponent Result Venue Attendance
1 September 17 San Francisco 49ers L 27-21 Metropolitan Stadium
39,638
2 September 22 at Los Angeles Rams L 39-3 LA Coliseum
52,255
3 October 1 Chicago Bears L 17-7 Metropolitan Stadium
44,868
4 October 8 St. Louis Cardinals L 34-24 Metropolitan Stadium
40,017
5 October 15 at Green Bay Packers W 10-7 Milwaukee County Stadium
49,601
6 October 22 Baltimore Colts T 20-20 Metropolitan Stadium
47,693
7 October 29 at Atlanta Falcons L 21-20 Atlanta Stadium
52,859
8 November 5 New York Giants W 27-24 Metropolitan Stadium
44,960
9 November 12 Detroit Lions T 10-10 Metropolitan Stadium
40,032
10 November 19 at Cleveland Browns L 14-10 Cleveland Stadium
68,431
11 November 26 at Pittsburgh Steelers W 41-27 Pitt Stadium
23,773
12 December 3 Green Bay Packers L 30-27 Metropolitan Stadium
47,693
13 December 10 at Chicago Bears T 10-10 Wrigley Field
40,110
14 December 17 at Detroit Lions L 14-3 Tiger Stadium
44,874

StandingsEdit

Western Conference
Central Division
TeamWLTPCTPFPA
Green Bay Packers 941.692332209
Chicago Bears 761.538239218
Detroit Lions 572.417260259
Minnesota Vikings 383.273233294

RosterEdit

Quarterbacks

Running Backs Wide Receivers

Tight Ends

Offensive Linemen

Defensive Linemen DE

Linebackers

Defensive Backs CB

Special Teams

Reserve Lists

Practice Squad

Rookies in italics

Awards and recordsEdit

MilestonesEdit

ReferencesEdit

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