1998 Minnesota Vikings Schedule & Results

1998 Minnesota Vikings schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Postseason

1998 NFC Divisional Playoff Game
Sun 1/10 1234FINAL
Arizona (9-7) 077721
Minnesota (15-1) 71710741
Pass
J. Plummer (ARI), 41-23-242, 2 INT, 0 TD
R. Cunningham (MIN), 27-17-236, 1 INT, 3 TD
Rush
A. Murrell (ARI), 15-62
R. Smith (MIN), 19-124
Rec
L. Centers (ARI), 6-45
C. Carter (MIN), 5-82
1998 NFC Championship Game
Sun 1/17 12345F/OT
Atlanta (14-2) 77310330
Minnesota (15-1) 71307027
Pass
C. Chandler (ATL), 43-27-340, 0 INT, 3 TD
R. Cunningham (MIN), 48-29-266, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
J. Anderson (ATL), 23-67
R. Smith (MIN), 21-71
Rec
J. Anderson (ATL), 6-33, 1 TD
C. Carter (MIN), 6-67

Regular Season

Sun 9/6 1234FINAL
Tampa Bay (0-1) 00707
Minnesota (1-0) 14701031
Pass
T. Dilfer (TB), 25-17-207, 0 INT, 1 TD
B. Johnson (MIN), 25-15-189, 1 INT, 4 TD
Rush
W. Dunn (TB), 12-47
R. Smith (MIN), 18-90
Rec
B. Emanuel (TB), 7-98
C. Carter (MIN), 5-31, 2 TD
Sun 9/13 1234FINAL
Minnesota (2-0) 14107738
St. Louis (0-2) 01014731
Pass
B. Johnson (MIN), 31-18-208, 2 INT, 1 TD
T. Banks (STL), 45-25-283, 4 INT, 1 TD
Rush
R. Smith (MIN), 23-179, 2 TD
G. Hill (STL), 21-82, 2 TD
Rec
R. Moss (MIN), 6-89
I. Bruce (STL), 11-192, 1 TD
Sun 9/20 1234FINAL
Detroit (0-3) 33006
Minnesota (3-0) 06131029
Pass
C. Batch (DET), 40-20-160, 2 INT, 0 TD
R. Cunningham (MIN), 35-20-220, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
B. Sanders (DET), 22-69
R. Smith (MIN), 15-39
Rec
H. Moore (DET), 9-66
R. Moss (MIN), 5-37, 1 TD
Sun 9/27 1234FINAL
Minnesota (4-0) 7314731
Chicago (0-4) 7140728
Pass
R. Cunningham (MIN), 25-16-275, 0 INT, 4 TD
E. Kramer (CHI), 39-25-372, 1 INT, 4 TD
Rush
R. Smith (MIN), 19-76
E. Bennett (CHI), 11-47
Rec
C. Carter (MIN), 4-68, 1 TD
B. Engram (CHI), 6-123, 2 TD
Mon 10/5 1234FINAL
Minnesota (5-0) 32131037
Green Bay (4-1) 01001424
Pass
R. Cunningham (MIN), 32-20-442, 0 INT, 4 TD
B. Favre (GB), 23-13-114, 3 INT, 0 TD
Rush
R. Smith (MIN), 25-78
T. Jervey (GB), 8-55
Rec
C. Carter (MIN), 8-119
W. Henderson (GB), 4-26
Sun 10/18 1234FINAL
Washington (0-7) 70007
Minnesota (6-0) 14731741
Pass
G. Frerotte (WAS), 26-10-117, 1 INT, 0 TD
R. Cunningham (MIN), 34-20-259, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
T. Allen (WAS), 13-62, 1 TD
R. Smith (MIN), 24-103, 1 TD
Rec
B. Mitchell (WAS), 3-22
C. Carter (MIN), 5-109, 1 TD
Sun 10/25 1234FINAL
Minnesota (7-0) 01017734
Detroit (2-5) 3100013
Pass
R. Cunningham (MIN), 30-17-190, 2 INT, 2 TD
C. Batch (DET), 37-20-231, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
R. Smith (MIN), 19-134, 1 TD
B. Sanders (DET), 24-127
Rec
C. Carter (MIN), 5-73, 1 TD
J. Morton (DET), 7-89, 1 TD
Sun 11/1 1234FINAL
Minnesota (7-1) 7107024
Tampa Bay (4-4) 71001027
Pass
R. Cunningham (MIN), 25-21-291, 1 INT, 2 TD
T. Dilfer (TB), 22-11-132, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
R. Smith (MIN), 13-46, 1 TD
M. Alstott (TB), 19-128, 1 TD
Rec
J. Reed (MIN), 6-117, 2 TD
R. Anthony (TB), 5-65, 1 TD
Sun 11/8 1234FINAL
New Orleans (4-5) 0710724
Minnesota (8-1) 7107731
Pass
B. Tolliver (NO), 16-11-168, 0 INT, 1 TD
B. Johnson (MIN), 38-28-316, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
L. Smith (NO), 11-21
R. Smith (MIN), 20-137, 1 TD
Rec
S. Dawkins (NO), 3-44
A. Glover (MIN), 9-93
Sun 11/15 1234FINAL
Cincinnati (2-8) 03003
Minnesota (9-1) 7071024
Pass
N. O'Donnell (CIN), 17-10-77, 0 INT, 0 TD
R. Cunningham (MIN), 20-13-224, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
C. Dillon (CIN), 21-66
R. Smith (MIN), 18-58
Rec
D. Scott (CIN), 4-31
C. Carter (MIN), 5-87
Sun 11/22 1234FINAL
Green Bay (7-4) 070714
Minnesota (10-1) 10100828
Pass
B. Favre (GB), 39-31-303, 1 INT, 2 TD
R. Cunningham (MIN), 30-20-264, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
D. Holmes (GB), 16-51
L. Hoard (MIN), 3-39
Rec
B. Schroeder (GB), 7-93
R. Moss (MIN), 8-153, 1 TD
Thu 11/26 1234FINAL
Minnesota (11-1) 21315746
Dallas (8-4) 66101436
Pass
R. Cunningham (MIN), 35-17-359, 1 INT, 4 TD
T. Aikman (DAL), 57-34-455, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
L. Hoard (MIN), 5-58, 2 TD
E. Smith (DAL), 18-44, 3 TD
Rec
C. Carter (MIN), 7-135, 1 TD
M. Irvin (DAL), 10-137
Sun 12/6 1234FINAL
Chicago (3-10) 0014822
Minnesota (12-1) 141371448
Pass
S. Stenstrom (CHI), 42-25-303, 1 INT, 1 TD
R. Cunningham (MIN), 31-21-349, 1 INT, 4 TD
Rush
E. Bennett (CHI), 12-21, 1 TD
L. Hoard (MIN), 19-69, 1 TD
Rec
B. Engram (CHI), 9-140, 1 TD
R. Moss (MIN), 8-106, 3 TD
Sun 12/13 1234FINAL
Minnesota (13-1) 121310338
Baltimore (5-9) 14001428
Pass
R. Cunningham (MIN), 55-32-345, 1 INT, 2 TD
J. Harbaugh (BAL), 26-16-212, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
L. Hoard (MIN), 26-68
P. Holmes (BAL), 8-39, 1 TD
Rec
C. Carter (MIN), 11-85, 1 TD
F. Turner (BAL), 10-147, 1 TD
Sun 12/20 1234FINAL
Jacksonville (10-5) 030710
Minnesota (14-1) 39142450
Pass
J. Quinn (JAX), 27-12-88, 2 INT, 1 TD
R. Cunningham (MIN), 30-16-210, 0 INT, 3 TD
Rush
F. Taylor (JAX), 23-105
R. Smith (MIN), 19-101
Rec
F. Taylor (JAX), 4-25
C. Carter (MIN), 4-27, 1 TD
Sat 12/26 1234FINAL
Minnesota (15-1) 2615326
Tennessee (8-8) 3103016
Pass
R. Cunningham (MIN), 35-23-235, 1 INT, 2 TD
S. McNair (TEN), 33-16-261, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
R. Smith (MIN), 15-73
E. George (TEN), 14-54, 1 TD
Rec
C. Carter (MIN), 6-78, 1 TD
J. Harris (TEN), 4-83

Preseason

Sunday, August 9, 1998 FINAL
Minnesota (1-0) 28
New England (0-2) 0
Saturday, August 15, 1998 FINAL
Kansas City (1-2) 0
Minnesota (2-0) 34
Saturday, August 22, 1998 F/OT
Minnesota (3-0) 25
Carolina (2-1) 22
Friday, August 28, 1998 FINAL
San Diego (3-1) 28
Minnesota (4-0) 42

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