1971 Minnesota Vikings Schedule & Results

1971 Minnesota Vikings schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Postseason

1971 NFC Divisional Playoff Game
Sat 12/25 1234FINAL
Dallas (11-3) 3314020
Minnesota (11-3) 030912
Pass
R. Staubach (DAL), 14-10-99, 0 INT, 1 TD
G. Cuozzo (MIN), 22-12-124, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
D. Thomas (DAL), 21-66, 1 TD
C. Jones (MIN), 15-52
Rec
B. Hayes (DAL), 3-31, 1 TD
G. Washington (MIN), 5-70

Regular Season

Mon 9/20 1234FINAL
Minnesota (1-0) 037616
Detroit (0-1) 1030013
Pass
G. Cuozzo (MIN), 32-19-232, 2 INT, 1 TD
G. Landry (DET), 26-8-61, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
J. Lindsey (MIN), 6-21
A. Taylor (DET), 13-51
Rec
B. Grim (MIN), 7-126, 1 TD
M. Farr (DET), 3-14, 1 TD
Sun 9/26 1234FINAL
Chicago (2-0) 0031720
Minnesota (1-1) 0710017
Pass
J. Concannon (CHI), 37-23-187, 1 INT, 0 TD
G. Cuozzo (MIN), 26-11-162, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
D. Shy (CHI), 10-34
C. Jones (MIN), 8-32
Rec
D. Gordon (CHI), 10-115, 2 TD
B. Grim (MIN), 5-91, 2 TD
Sun 10/3 1234FINAL
Buffalo (0-3) 00000
Minnesota (2-1) 0120719
Pass
D. Shaw (BUF), 20-12-67, 2 INT, 0 TD
N. Snead (MIN), 21-12-150, 2 INT, 0 TD
Rush
O. Simpson (BUF), 12-45
D. Osborn (MIN), 19-93, 1 TD
Rec
J. Braxton (BUF), 3-23
D. Osborn (MIN), 5-65
Sun 10/10 1234FINAL
Minnesota (3-1) 3100013
Philadelphia (0-4) 00000
Pass
N. Snead (MIN), 24-11-88, 0 INT, 0 TD
R. Arrington (PHI), 24-10-81, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
J. Lindsey (MIN), 10-50
T. Woodeshick (PHI), 17-31
Rec
D. Osborn (MIN), 5-29
H. Carmichael (PHI), 5-67
Sun 10/17 1234FINAL
Minnesota (4-1) 7071024
Green Bay (2-3) 076013
Pass
G. Cuozzo (MIN), 32-17-182, 1 INT, 3 TD
S. Hunter (GB), 24-12-230, 3 INT, 1 TD
Rush
D. Osborn (MIN), 15-59
D. Anderson (GB), 22-62
Rec
B. Grim (MIN), 7-101, 1 TD
C. Dale (GB), 8-151, 1 TD
Mon 10/25 1234FINAL
Baltimore (4-2) 00033
Minnesota (5-1) 703010
Pass
E. Morrall (BAL), 27-16-148, 3 INT, 0 TD
G. Cuozzo (MIN), 15-7-110, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
N. Bulaich (BAL), 18-83
D. Osborn (MIN), 13-42, 1 TD
Rec
N. Bulaich (BAL), 6-62
S. Voigt (MIN), 3-60
Sun 10/31 1234FINAL
Minnesota (6-1) 703717
NY Giants (2-5) 370010
Pass
G. Cuozzo (MIN), 27-12-93, 1 INT, 0 TD
F. Tarkenton (NYG), 30-20-144, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
B. Grim (MIN), 2-62
R. Johnson (NYG), 20-89
Rec
A. Denson (MIN), 5-47
B. Tucker (NYG), 6-55
Sun 11/7 1234FINAL
San Francisco (6-2) 330713
Minnesota (6-2) 30339
Pass
J. Brodie (SF), 30-13-110, 2 INT, 1 TD
N. Snead (MIN), 15-6-94, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
V. Washington (SF), 12-62
J. Lindsey (MIN), 6-42
Rec
G. Washington (SF), 4-39, 1 TD
B. Grim (MIN), 2-39
Sun 11/14 1234FINAL
Green Bay (3-5-1) 00000
Minnesota (7-2) 00033
Pass
S. Hunter (GB), 8-5-61, 2 INT, 0 TD
G. Cuozzo (MIN), 11-5-42, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
J. Brockington (GB), 23-149
D. Osborn (MIN), 15-45
Rec
D. Anderson (GB), 2-22
B. Grim (MIN), 2-25
Sun 11/21 1234FINAL
Minnesota (8-2) 3371023
New Orleans (3-5-2) 030710
Pass
B. Lee (MIN), 25-14-146, 1 INT, 0 TD
E. Hargett (NO), 23-10-95, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
C. Jones (MIN), 17-69, 1 TD
B. Gresham (NO), 12-57
Rec
O. Reed (MIN), 6-41
A. Dodd (NO), 4-61
Sun 11/28 1234FINAL
Atlanta (5-5-1) 07007
Minnesota (9-2) 0710724
Pass
B. Berry (ATL), 23-11-76, 3 INT, 0 TD
B. Lee (MIN), 23-10-59, 2 INT, 0 TD
Rush
S. Campbell (ATL), 9-26
C. Jones (MIN), 22-155, 1 TD
Rec
A. Malone (ATL), 4-12
B. Grim (MIN), 4-31
Sun 12/5 1234FINAL
Minnesota (9-3) 770014
San Diego (5-7) 7302030
Pass
B. Lee (MIN), 20-8-122, 1 INT, 0 TD
J. Hadl (SD), 29-20-165, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
C. Jones (MIN), 26-96, 1 TD
J. LeVias (SD), 2-61
Rec
B. Grim (MIN), 4-49
J. LeVias (SD), 7-56
Sat 12/11 1234FINAL
Detroit (7-5-1) 307010
Minnesota (10-3) 7731229
Pass
B. Munson (DET), 16-9-107, 1 INT, 1 TD
G. Cuozzo (MIN), 15-4-21, 2 INT, 0 TD
Rush
S. Owens (DET), 17-65
C. Jones (MIN), 16-53, 1 TD
Rec
C. Cotton (DET), 5-79
O. Reed (MIN), 2-10
Sun 12/19 1234FINAL
Minnesota (11-3) 1077327
Chicago (6-8) 0010010
Pass
B. Lee (MIN), 22-13-271, 0 INT, 2 TD
B. Douglass (CHI), 23-9-147, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
C. Jones (MIN), 14-90
J. Moore (CHI), 15-45
Rec
B. Grim (MIN), 4-69, 2 TD
G. Farmer (CHI), 7-128

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