1991 Minnesota Vikings season
Head Coach Jerry Burns
Home Field Metrodome
Results
Record 8–8
Place 3rd NFC Central
Playoff Finish did not qualify
Timeline
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1990 1992

1991 was the 31st year of season play for the Minnesota Vikings and the 72nd regular season of the National Football League. The Vikings finished with a record of eight wins and eight losses. Head coach Jerry Burns retired after the season.

Offseason[edit | edit source]

NFL Draft[edit | edit source]

Personnel[edit | edit source]

Staff[edit | edit source]

1991 Minnesota Vikings final staff
Front Office
  • President/Chief Executive Officer – Roger Headrick

Head Coaches

Offensive Coaches

  Defensive Coaches

Special Teams Coaches

  • Special Teams – Tom Batta


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Roster[edit | edit source]

1991 Minnesota Vikings final roster
Quarterbacks


Running backs

Wide receivers


Tight ends


Offensive linemen


Defensive linemen


Linebackers


Defensive backs

Special teams


Reserve lists



Practice squad



Rookies in italics
Active, Inactive, Practice squad

Regular season[edit | edit source]

Schedule[edit | edit source]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 1 at Chicago Bears L 10-6
64,112
2 September 8 at Atlanta Falcons W 20-19
50,936
3 September 15 San Francisco 49ers W 17-14
59,148
4 September 22 at New Orleans Saints L 26-0
68,591
5 September 29 Denver Broncos L 13-6
55,031
6 October 6 at Detroit Lions L 24-20
63,423
7 October 13 Phoenix Cardinals W 34-7
51,209
8 October 20 at New England Patriots L 26-23 (OT)
45,367
9 October 27 at Phoenix Cardinals W 28-0
45,447
10 November 3 Tampa Bay Buccaneers W 28-13
35,737
11 November 11 Chicago Bears L 34-17
59,001
12 November 17 at Green Bay Packers W 35-21
57,614
13 November 24 Detroit Lions L 34-14
51,644
14 Bye week
15 December 8 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers W 26-24
41,091
16 December 15 Los Angeles Rams W 20-14
61,518
17 December 21 Green Bay Packers L 27-7
52,860

Standings[edit | edit source]

Template:1991 NFC Central standings

Awards and records[edit | edit source]

Milestones[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

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