Minnesota Vikings Single Season Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Sacks

The following are the Minnesota Vikings single season defensive leaders ranked by sacks. Included are player stats for the Minnesota Vikings (NFL) from 1961-2020. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Jared Allen is the Minnesota Vikings single season leader in sacks with 22.0.

Players active with the Minnesota Vikings during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Sacks
Player Season Team Sacks
  J. Allen 2011 Min 22.0
  C. Doleman 1989 Min 21.0
  K. Millard 1989 Min 18.0
  J. Randle 1997 Min 15.5
  J. Allen 2009 Min 14.5
  J. Allen 2008 Min 14.5
  C. Doleman 1992 Min 14.5
  D. Hunter 2019 Min 14.5
  D. Hunter 2018 Min 14.5
  J. Randle 1994 Min 13.5
  E. Griffen 2017 Min 13.0
  D. Martin 1983 Min 13.0
  C. Doleman 1993 Min 12.5
  D. Hunter 2016 Min 12.5
  J. Randle 1993 Min 12.5
  J. Allen 2012 Min 12.0
  E. Griffen 2014 Min 12.0
  J. Allen 2013 Min 11.5
  D. Martin 1982 Min 11.5
  A. Noga 1989 Min 11.5
  J. Randle 1992 Min 11.5
  J. Randle 1996 Min 11.5
  K. Williams 2004 Min 11.5
  J. Allen 2010 Min 11.0
  C. Doleman 1990 Min 11.0
  C. Doleman 1987 Min 11.0
  L. Johnstone 2004 Min 11.0
  K. Millard 1985 Min 11.0
  E. Griffen 2015 Min 10.5
  K. Millard 1986 Min 10.5
  J. Randle 1998 Min 10.5
  J. Randle 1995 Min 10.5
  K. Williams 2003 Min 10.5
  L. Johnstone 2003 Min 10.0
  J. Randle 1999 Min 10.0
  N. Elshire 1983 Min 9.5
  J. Randle 1991 Min 9.5
  F. Smith 1996 Min 9.5
  D. Clemons 1999 Min 9.0
  D. Martin 1987 Min 9.0
  D. Martin 1986 Min 9.0
  A. Noga 1992 Min 9.0
  B. Robison 2013 Min 9.0
  H. Thomas 1993 Min 9.0
  H. Thomas 1989 Min 9.0
  R. Edwards 2009 Min 8.5
  B. Robison 2012 Min 8.5
  H. Thomas 1990 Min 8.5
  K. Williams 2008 Min 8.5
  C. Doleman 1999 Min 8.0