1977 Minnesota Vikings Schedule & Results

1977 Minnesota Vikings schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Postseason

1977 NFC Divisional Playoff Game
Mon 12/26 1234FINAL
Minnesota (9-5) 700714
Los Angeles (10-4) 00077
Pass
B. Lee (MIN), 10-5-57, 0 INT, 0 TD
P. Haden (LA), 32-14-130, 3 INT, 1 TD
Rush
C. Foreman (MIN), 31-101, 1 TD
L. McCutcheon (LA), 16-102
Rec
R. Miller (MIN), 2-14
T. Nelson (LA), 5-85
1977 NFC Championship Game
Sun 1/1 1234FINAL
Minnesota (9-5) 06006
Dallas (12-2) 6100723
Pass
B. Lee (MIN), 31-14-158, 1 INT, 0 TD
R. Staubach (DAL), 23-12-165, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
C. Foreman (MIN), 21-59
R. Newhouse (DAL), 15-81, 1 TD
Rec
C. Foreman (MIN), 5-36
D. Pearson (DAL), 4-62

Regular Season

Sun 9/18 12345F/OT
Dallas (1-0) 0307616
Minnesota (0-1) 7003010
Pass
R. Staubach (DAL), 30-18-196, 0 INT, 1 TD
F. Tarkenton (MIN), 32-13-182, 3 INT, 1 TD
Rush
P. Pearson (DAL), 15-63
C. Foreman (MIN), 22-66
Rec
P. Pearson (DAL), 5-53, 1 TD
C. Foreman (MIN), 5-56, 1 TD
Sat 9/24 1234FINAL
Minnesota (1-1) 02709
Tampa Bay (0-2) 03003
Pass
F. Tarkenton (MIN), 38-25-223, 2 INT, 1 TD
R. Hedberg (TB), 14-4-51, 3 INT, 0 TD
Rush
C. Foreman (MIN), 14-58
R. Bell (TB), 21-66
Rec
B. McClanahan (MIN), 5-46
J. McKay (TB), 2-25
Sun 10/2 1234FINAL
Green Bay (1-2) 70007
Minnesota (2-1) 760619
Pass
L. Dickey (GB), 20-8-143, 0 INT, 1 TD
F. Tarkenton (MIN), 27-19-184, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
E. Torkelson (GB), 8-34
S. Johnson (MIN), 12-65, 1 TD
Rec
R. Vataha (GB), 2-20
C. Foreman (MIN), 5-40
Sun 10/9 1234FINAL
Detroit (2-2) 00707
Minnesota (3-1) 1400014
Pass
G. Landry (DET), 45-25-250, 1 INT, 1 TD
F. Tarkenton (MIN), 31-21-269, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
H. King (DET), 16-30
C. Foreman (MIN), 19-42
Rec
H. King (DET), 6-32
A. Rashad (MIN), 6-85
Sun 10/16 12345F/OT
Chicago (2-3) 06100016
Minnesota (4-1) 10303622
Pass
B. Avellini (CHI), 22-14-155, 0 INT, 2 TD
F. Tarkenton (MIN), 30-16-201, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
W. Payton (CHI), 24-122
C. Foreman (MIN), 26-150, 1 TD
Rec
J. Scott (CHI), 5-77
C. Foreman (MIN), 5-33
Mon 10/24 1234FINAL
Minnesota (4-2) 00033
Los Angeles (4-2) 7147735
Pass
F. Tarkenton (MIN), 26-10-108, 2 INT, 0 TD
P. Haden (LA), 21-12-116, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
C. Foreman (MIN), 10-35
W. Tyler (LA), 8-102, 1 TD
Rec
A. Rashad (MIN), 6-76
H. Jackson (LA), 4-25, 1 TD
Sun 10/30 1234FINAL
Minnesota (5-2) 070714
Atlanta (4-3) 07007
Pass
F. Tarkenton (MIN), 26-16-235, 3 INT, 2 TD
S. Hunter (ATL), 18-7-69, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
C. Foreman (MIN), 23-91
H. Stanback (ATL), 12-58
Rec
A. Rashad (MIN), 7-93
H. Stanback (ATL), 3-9
Sun 11/6 1234FINAL
St. Louis (5-3) 7137027
Minnesota (5-3) 00707
Pass
J. Hart (STL), 14-10-143, 3 INT, 2 TD
F. Tarkenton (MIN), 30-18-137, 3 INT, 1 TD
Rush
W. Morris (STL), 27-182, 1 TD
C. Foreman (MIN), 11-86
Rec
M. Gray (STL), 2-30
C. Foreman (MIN), 7-54
Sun 11/13 1234FINAL
Cincinnati (4-5) 0100010
Minnesota (6-3) 7772142
Pass
K. Anderson (CIN), 29-11-227, 1 INT, 1 TD
F. Tarkenton (MIN), 18-17-195, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
B. Clark (CIN), 9-34
C. Foreman (MIN), 29-133, 2 TD
Rec
B. Brooks (CIN), 7-198, 1 TD
B. McClanahan (MIN), 8-87, 1 TD
Sun 11/20 1234FINAL
Minnesota (6-4) 00707
Chicago (5-5) 0100010
Pass
B. Lee (MIN), 24-12-116, 2 INT, 0 TD
B. Avellini (CHI), 6-4-33, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
C. Foreman (MIN), 14-54
W. Payton (CHI), 40-275, 1 TD
Rec
A. Rashad (MIN), 3-23
J. Scott (CHI), 2-22
Sun 11/27 1234FINAL
Minnesota (7-4) 0130013
Green Bay (2-9) 60006
Pass
B. Lee (MIN), 8-5-68, 0 INT, 1 TD
D. Whitehurst (GB), 23-6-75, 2 INT, 0 TD
Rush
C. Foreman (MIN), 26-101
E. Torkelson (GB), 13-53
Rec
B. McClanahan (MIN), 2-10
O. Smith (GB), 2-27
Sun 12/4 1234FINAL
San Francisco (5-7) 01014327
Minnesota (8-4) 0072128
Pass
J. Plunkett (SF), 13-5-57, 1 INT, 0 TD
T. Kramer (MIN), 13-9-188, 0 INT, 3 TD
Rush
D. Williams (SF), 27-107, 2 TD
C. Foreman (MIN), 13-39
Rec
K. Harrison (SF), 2-13
A. Rashad (MIN), 7-121, 1 TD
Sun 12/11 1234FINAL
Minnesota (8-5) 070613
Oakland (10-3) 2107735
Pass
T. Kramer (MIN), 34-16-177, 3 INT, 1 TD
K. Stabler (OAK), 15-10-143, 0 INT, 3 TD
Rush
C. Foreman (MIN), 11-48
M. van Eeghen (OAK), 28-112, 1 TD
Rec
S. White (MIN), 5-73, 1 TD
C. Branch (OAK), 4-95, 2 TD
Sat 12/17 1234FINAL
Minnesota (9-5) 71013030
Detroit (6-8) 707721
Pass
B. Lee (MIN), 16-11-206, 0 INT, 2 TD
G. Danielson (DET), 30-11-153, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
C. Foreman (MIN), 33-156, 2 TD
G. Danielson (DET), 1-16
Rec
A. Rashad (MIN), 8-139, 1 TD
D. Hill (DET), 3-96, 1 TD

Preseason

Saturday, August 6, 1977 FINAL
Minnesota (1-0) 22
Los Angeles (0-1) 17
Saturday, August 13, 1977 FINAL
Cleveland (0-2) 33
Minnesota (2-0) 34
Friday, August 19, 1977 FINAL
Minnesota (2-1) 7
Baltimore (2-1) 29
Friday, August 26, 1977 FINAL
Miami (3-1) 7
Minnesota (3-1) 33
Saturday, September 3, 1977 FINAL
Minnesota (3-2) 7
Cincinnati (4-1) 26
Saturday, September 10, 1977 FINAL
Minnesota (4-2) 30
Buffalo (2-4) 6

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